India - Container port traffic

Container port traffic (TEU: 20 foot equivalent units)

The value for Container port traffic (TEU: 20 foot equivalent units) in India was 9,983,940 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 11 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 9,983,940 in 2011 and a minimum value of 2,450,656 in 2000.

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 2,450,656
2001 2,764,757
2002 3,208,380
2003 3,916,814
2004 4,332,863
2005 4,982,092
2006 6,141,148
2007 7,398,211
2008 7,672,457
2009 8,014,487
2010 9,752,908
2011 9,983,940

Classification

Topic: Infrastructure Indicators

Sub-Topic: Transportation