Foreign News: Hamburg

The port of Hamburg has regained its pre-war position as the greatest shipping center on the European Continent. Statistics show that the port handled last year 13,000,000 tons net, as compared with 12,750,000 tons for Antwerp and 12,250,000 for Rotterdam. The traffic is, of course, not as great as it was before the war.


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