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Transport > Container port traffic per 1000: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Port container traffic measures the flow of containers from land to sea transport modes., and vice versa, in twenty-foot equivalent units (TEUs), a standard-size container. Data refer to coastal shipping as well as international journeys. Transshipment traffic is counted as two lifts at the intermediate port (once to off-load and again as an outbound lift) and includes empty units. Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Singapore 5,436.78 TEU 2005
2 The Bahamas 3,681.39 TEU 2005
3 Malta 3,423.19 TEU 2005
4 United Arab Emirates 2,373.15 TEU 2005
5 Oman 1,081.28 TEU 2005
6 Panama 911.38 TEU 2005
7 Belgium 752.96 TEU 2005
8 Jamaica 630.4 TEU 2005
9 Netherlands 583.39 TEU 2005
10 Malaysia 465.38 TEU 2005
11 Puerto Rico 452.03 TEU 2005
12 New Zealand 390.3 TEU 2005
13 Trinidad and Tobago 343 TEU 2003
14 South Korea 313.96 TEU 2005
15 Mauritius 311.96 TEU 2003
16 Finland 250.18 TEU 2005
17 Denmark 243.75 TEU 2005
18 Australia 236.84 TEU 2005
19 Ireland 235.52 TEU 2005
20 Israel 220.01 TEU 2005
21 Spain 211.3 TEU 2005
22 Costa Rica 180.24 TEU 2005
23 Italy 168.16 TEU 2005
24 Germany 163.78 TEU 2005
25 Greece 160.22 TEU 2005
26 United Kingdom 142.78 TEU 2005
27 Sweden 134.79 TEU 2005
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 132.29 TEU 2005
28 Japan 131.31 TEU 2005
29 United States 130.34 TEU 2005
30 Canada 128.85 TEU 2005
31 Sri Lanka 124.99 TEU 2005
32 Chile 110.98 TEU 2005
33 Uruguay 90.67 TEU 2001
34 Lebanon 89.17 TEU 2001
35 Portugal 85.76 TEU 2005
36 Honduras 80.16 TEU 2005
37 Thailand 78.02 TEU 2005
38 China 67.92 TEU 2005
39 Guatemala 61.24 TEU 2005
40 France 60.78 TEU 2005
41 South Africa 60.76 TEU 2005
42 Dominican Republic 58.36 TEU 2004
Emerging markets average (profile) 53.77 TEU 2004
43 Egypt 51.42 TEU 2005
44 Turkey 46.8 TEU 2005
45 Ecuador 45.93 TEU 2005
46 Philippines 42.34 TEU 2005
47 Venezuela 41.93 TEU 2005
48 Cote d'Ivoire 40.82 TEU 2005
49 Saudi Arabia 36.34 TEU 2005
50 Peru 35.77 TEU 2005
51 Romania 35.64 TEU 2005
52 Vietnam 32.7 TEU 2005
53 Argentina 30.93 TEU 2005
54 Brazil 30.07 TEU 2005
55 Colombia 26.98 TEU 2005
56 Indonesia 24.52 TEU 2005
57 Yemen 20.93 TEU 2001
58 Mexico 19.37 TEU 2005
59 Iran 18.9 TEU 2005
60 Morocco 18.78 TEU 2004
61 Russia 12.59 TEU 2005
62 Ukraine 12.3 TEU 2005
63 Poland 11.22 TEU 2004
64 Algeria 9.68 TEU 2001
65 Pakistan 8.8 TEU 2005
66 Bangladesh 6.29 TEU 2005
67 India 4.38 TEU 2005
68 Nigeria 3.77 TEU 2004

Citation

"Countries Compared by Transport > Container port traffic per 1000. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", World Development Indicators database. Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Transport/Container-port-traffic-per-1000

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