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May 18 2020

Despite crises, limited capabilities, ship with int’l specifications built in Tartous

Tartous, SANA_ The Syrian coast has been linked to many traditional industries and crafts, mainly those related to marine industries. The small ship industry, which is inherited from parents and grandparents, started from Arwad Island to the Syrian sea ports as it is well known for its beauty and accuracy. A family from Tartous governorate proved the skill and creativity of the Syrians in this industry and wanted its name to be associated with the manufacture of a large ship in Tartous with high skill and technology despite the lack of capabilities. Hossam Abu Al Nasr, a worker in the …