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 12,083,010 as of 2016. As the graph below shows, over the past 16 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 12,083,010 in 2016 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: UNCTAD (http://unctad.org/en/Pages/statistics.aspx)

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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 9,112,108
2011 9,557,424
2012 9,576,716
2013 9,685,160
2014 11,319,000
2015 11,883,000
2016 12,083,010

Classification

Topic: Infrastructure Indicators

Sub-Topic: Transportation