Italy - Container port traffic
Container port traffic (TEU: 20 foot equivalent units)
The value for Container port traffic (TEU: 20 foot equivalent units) in Italy was 10,144,730 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 11 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 10,610,890 in 2007 and a minimum value of 6,918,588 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.
Topic: Infrastructure Indicators