Proposed Chinese Logistics Hub on Goats Island Jamaica
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There is a proposal to build a logistic hub, linking shipping between the Panama Canal and other ports, on an environmentally protected area off the coast of Jamaica. Placing the hub in the Portland Bight Protected Area would wipe out the rich marine life and, as a result, the livelihood of thousands of persons. It would also increase vulnerability to natural disasters.There are other locations that the government can consider along the west coast of Jamaica