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American ports: Introduction to the port of San Francisco (san francisco, ca)

San Francisco Port Map

The location of the Port of San Francisco is shown on the map.

San Francisco (san francisco,ca) geographical longitude: -122.4194155, latitude: 37.7749295. One of the major ports on the US West Route

SAN FRANCISCO, also known as "San Francisco" or "San Francisco", is located at the northern end of the peninsula between the Pacific Ocean and San Francisco Bay. The second largest port city in the west. Known as the "Gateway to the West Coast". It is the main channel for trade in the Pacific region of the United States.

The port has superior natural conditions and is a natural deep-water port. The harbor covers an area of ​​1,126 square kilometers and connects to the Pacific Ocean through the Kinmen Strait, which is only 1,200 meters wide. The port facilities are excellent, with wharves, berths and warehouses mainly located near Richmond and Auckland to the east of the bay. There are three transcontinental railways in the port leading to various places, which facilitate water and land transportation, and the road network is dense. San Francisco is the largest financial center in the West. The industry is developed, mainly in aircraft manufacturing, rocket parts, electronic equipment, petrochemicals, food and other industries. With a climate of warm winters and cool summers, it is one of the famous tourist cities in the western United States. "Chinatown" in the northeast corner of the city is the largest gathering place for Chinese in the United States.

San Francisco is an important shipping port in the United States. There are 239 ports in the United States, mainly including: Atlanta (atlanta, ga), Baltimore (baltimore, md), Birmingham (birmingham, al), Boston (boston, ma) ), Charleston (charleston, sc), Charlotte (charlotte, nc), Chicago (chicago, il), Cincinnati (cincinnati, oh), Cleveland (cleveland, oh), Columbus (columbus, oh), etc.

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