Switzerland: Port traffic

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Number of 20-foot containers passing through the ports

 Latest value 0.11
 Year 2020
 Measure million containers
 Data availability 2007 - 2020
 Average 0.10
 Min - Max 0.08 - 0.12
 Source Containerisation International
For that indicator, we provide data for Switzerland from 2007 to 2020. The average value for Switzerland during that period was 0.1 million containers with a minimum of 0.08 million containers in 2009 and a maximum of 0.12 million containers in 2017. The latest value from 2020 is 0.11 million containers. For comparison, the world average in 2020 based on 113 countries is 6.90 million containers. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Recent values chart
Switzerland - Port traffic - Recent values chart

Historical chart
Switzerland - Port traffic - historical chart - 2007-2020

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.

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