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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

John Kurien, Published by Research Information on 1995

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.

Fibreglass Boatbuilding

Practical Action, Published by Practical Action on 1998

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


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