Christmas container ship arrives

The world’s largest container ship arrives in Southampton on maiden call carrying thousands of Christmas presents.

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What's in the Christmas crates?

Onboard the Marco Polo Credit: Andrew Pate

This is the multi-storey cargo of the the Marco Polo, the world’s largest container vessel, that has arrived in Southampton from China.

The ship holds up to an incredible 16,000 containers but Captain Velibor Krpan says he has no idea what's in them. He guesses they are full of toys and bikes.

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