The Multinational Caucedo Port Maging corporation DP World announced that the largest ship that had ever visited a dock in the Dominican Republic is expected to arrive at their facility in Santo Domingo Este ( East Santo Domingo).
DP World Speaker said that the 351 meters long Cosco Yantian hailing from Asia is setting a record for Dominican ports. The vessel operated by the Chinese shipper Cosco is considered today as one of the largest cargo ships servicing the Americas
The Ship: Cosco Yantian
The 43-meter beam ship was built in 2006 and is estimated to weigh more than 100,000 tons. The vessel departed from Singapore and later one crossed the Panama Canal to continue its path to several docks in the Americas to finally arrive the Caucedo Port to offload and upload.
DP World Caucedo Port
The Caucedo Port is the largest commercial port in the Dominican Republic and one of the largest in the region. Located 25 kilometers from Santo Domingo and just a few minutes from Las Americas International Airport and Boca Chica Beach was built by DP World and started operations in 2003.