Did you Know?
- Port Klangs proximity to the greater Klang Valley the commercial and industrial hub of Malaysia ensures that the port plays a pivotal role in the economic development of Malaysia.
- Klang Valley (Malay: Lembah Klang) is an area in Malaysia comprising Kuala Lumpur and its suburbs and adjoining cities in the state of Selangor.
- PORT KLANG, August 24th, 2007 - Westports relived the Merdeka spirit and brought live the nation's independence moments from those who experienced the occasion most, the senior citizens of Malaysia.
- Port Klang Free Zone is the country's first fully integrated free commercial and industrial zone.
- An important post-war development was the expansion of the area to the south of the port for permanent installations to handle palm oil in bulk and latex, two increasingly important exports.
- Until the establishment of a major new harbour at Westport 12 km away on Pulau Indah, Port Klang, served by its North Port and South Port facilities, was the main seaport for Kuala Lumpur.
- The stretch along Old Klang Road is mostly lined with residential areas with the occasional squatters.