Monday, August 26, 2019 Statistics

Top 50 Container Sea Ports 2014-2018

Yearly Volume in Million of TEUs.

Rank Port 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014
1 Shanghai, China 42.01 40.23 37.13 36.54 35.29
2 Singapore 36.6 33.67 30.9 30.92 33.87
3 Shenzhen, China 27.74 25.21 23.97 24.2 24.03
4 Ningbo-Zhoushan, China 26.35 24.61 21.6 20.63 19.45
5 Guangzhou Harbor, China 21.87 20.37 18.85 17.22 16.16
6 Busan, South Korea 21.66 20.49 19.85 19.45 18.65
7 Hong Kong, S.A.R, China 19.6 20.76 19.81 20.07 22.23
8 Qingdao, China 18.26 18.3 18.01 17.47 16.62
9 Tianjin, China 16 15.07 14.49 14.11 14.05
10 Jebel Ali, Dubai, United Arab Emirates 14.95 15.37 15.73 15.6 15.25
11 Rotterdam, The Netherlands 14.51 13.73 12.38 12.23 12.3
12 Port Klang, Malaysia 12.32 13.73 13.2 11.89 10.95
13 Antwerp, Belgium 11.1 10.45 10.04 9.65 8.98
14 Kaohsiung, Taiwan, China 10.45 10.27 10.46 10.26 10.59
15 Xiamen, China 10 10.38 9.61 9.18 10.13
16 Dalian, China 9.77 9.7 9.61 9.45 10.13
17 Los Angeles, U.S.A 9.46 9.43 8.86 8.16 8.33
18 Tanjung Pelepas, Malaysia 8.96 8.38 8.28 9.1 8.5
19 Hamburg, Germany 8.73 8.86 8.91 8.82 9.73
20 Long Beach, U.S.A. 8.09 7.54 6.8 7.19 6.82
21 Laem Chabang, Thailand 8.07 7.78 7.22 6.82 6.58
22 Tanjung Priok, Jakarta, Indonesia 7.64 6.09 5.51 5.2 5.77
23 New York-New Jersey, U.S.A. 7.2 6.71 6.25 6.37 5.77
24 Colombo, Sri Lanka 7.05 6.21 5.73 5.19 4.91
25 Yingkou, China 6.5 6.28 6.08 5.92 5.77
26 Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam 6.33 6.16 5.99 5.31 6.39
27 Bremen/Bremerhaven,Germany 5.42 5.51 5.49 5.48 5.78
28 Manila, Philippines 5.05 4.82 4.52 4.23 3.65
29 Jawarharlal Nehru Port (Nhava Sheva), India 5.05 4.83 4.51 4.49 4.45
30 Piraeus, Greece 4.91 4.15 3.73 3.37 3.59
31 Algeciras, Spain 4.77 4.39 4.76 4.52 4.56
32 Lianyunguang, China 4.75 4.72 4.7 5.01 5.01
33 Tokyo, Japan 4.57 4.5 4.25
34 Mundra, India 4.44 4.24 4.8 2.99 2.7
35 Savannah, U.S.A 4.35 4.05 3.64 3.74 3.35
36 Jeddah, Saudi Arabia 4.12 4.15 3.96 4.19 4.2
37 Santos, Brazil 4.12 3.85 3.6 3.78 3.68
38 Rizhao, China 4 3.24 3.01
39 Colon, Panama 3.89 3.89 3.26 3.58 3.29
40 Felixstowe, U.K. 3.85 4.3 4.1 4 3.74
41 Seattle-Tacoma NW Seaport Alliance, U.S.A. 3.8 3.7 3.62 3.53 3.43
42 Dongguan, China 3.5 3.91 3.64
43 Tanger Med, Morocco 3.47 3.31 2.96
44 Barcelona, Spain 3.42 2.97 2.23
45 Vancouver, Canada 3.4 3.25 2.92
46 Salalah, Oman 3.39 3.94 3.32 2.57 2.96
47 Fuzhou, China 3.34 3.01 2.66
48 Marsaxlokk, Malta 3.31 3.15 3.08 3.06 2.9
49 Nanjing, China 3.23 3.17 3.08 2.94
50 Cai Mep, Vietnam 3.2 3.07 2.56

Rank No. 1 Shanghai, China. 2014-2018 Volume in Millions of TEUs. We shall find out after the end of FY 2019, If Shanghai could maintain its volume increase YoY post the tradewar.

Top 10 Container Seaports in terms of Yearly Volume in Millions of TEUs from 2014-2018

 

Top 50 Container Seaports 2014-2018 57KB

Source data: The Journal of Commerce annual Top 50 World Container Ports, Lloyd’s List annual Top 100 Ports, AAPA World Port Rankings, Drewry World Container Traffic Port Handling and individual port websites, American Journal of Transportation Top 100 ports.