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 10,653,340 as of 2013. As the graph below shows, over the past 13 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 10,653,340 in 2013 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 10,284,890
2012 10,290,270
2013 10,653,340

Classification

Topic: Infrastructure Indicators

Sub-Topic: Transportation