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Water is a highly efficient means of transporting people and goods. Transport includes sea going vessels and small boats for fishing.

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Plywood Boat Building in South India

In fishing villages along the lower south-west coast of India, traditional crafts are being replaced by plywood boats which can be fitted with out-board motors.

John Kurien, Published by Research Information on 1995

Fibreglass Boatbuilding

Basic construction techniques, materials, equipment, infrastructure, skills and labour requirements necessary to build fibreglass fishing crafts.

Practical Action, Published by Practical Action on 1998


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