Algeria - Container port traffic

Container port traffic (TEU: 20 foot equivalent units)

The value for Container port traffic (TEU: 20 foot equivalent units) in Algeria was 295,733 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 11 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 311,111 in 2001 and a minimum value of 200,050 in 2007.

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.

Source: Containerisation International, Containerisation International Yearbook.

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Year Value
2000 267,530
2001 311,111
2007 200,050
2008 225,140
2009 250,095
2010 279,785
2011 295,733


Topic: Infrastructure Indicators

Sub-Topic: Transportation