Hapag-Lloyd recognizes Dar es Salaam port

Capt. John

Safaris, Beaches and sunny weather are the images one might have in mind first when hearing Dar es Salaam, but the city is also home to the largest seaport in Tanzania.

With over 5 million inhabitants, the African city of Dar es Salaam (which means “port of peace” in Arabic) – or “Dar,” for short – is the largest city and has the largest seaport in Tanzania. The main source of income for Tanzanians is fishing: Around 190,000 people make a living directly from fishing, and 4 million do so...


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