Kuwait: Number of 20-foot containers passing through the ports: For that indicator, Containerisation International provides data for Kuwait from 2005 to 2014. The average value for Kuwait during that period was 979882.47 containers with a minumum of 673472 containers in 2005 and a maximum of 1277674 containers in 2014. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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.