Journal of the Eastern Asia Society for Transportation Studies
Abstract:The objective of this paper is to analyze the competitiveness of major container ports in Asia Eastern region. These major container ports include Hong Kong port, Singapore port, Pusan port, Kaohsiung port and Shanghai port. We discuss the strength, weakness, opportunity and threat of each major container port by SWOT analysis method. The findings lead to answer questions whether Taiwan government needs some new port policies, and how Kaohsiung port improves its competitiveness as well.