Here are the places where those boats are going to die:
- Alang (Hindia): Hundreds of ships have been dismantled every year in this ship cemetery for decades.
- Nouadhibou (Mauritania): this is the largest decaying ship cemetery in the world. In particular, 126 ships have been abandoned here.
-Chittagong (Bangladesh): This location stands out for its economic importance to the local population, as around 150,000 people depend on it.
-New York (USA): It currently has 100 ships on the west coast of Staten Island, but, in the past, more than 400 ships have been counted.
-Vladivostok (Russia): More than 40 warships from the Russian Pacific fleet have been on the coast of this Russian city since the 1970s
-Montevideo (Uruguay): About 50 ships have been abandoned for years in a former port in the capital of Uruguay, which worries local authorities.
-Aral Sea (between Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan): Due to the disappearance of water, many boats are stranded at the bottom of the Aralkum Desert.
More and more women are joining the maritime ranks in a wide variety of professions within the sector.