(measure: million containers; Source: Containerisation International)
* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
USA: Number of 20-foot containers passing through the ports
, 2000 - 2019:
For that indicator, we provide data for the USA from 2000 to 2019. The average value for the USA during that period was 41.72 million containers with a minimum of 27.31 million containers in 2001 and a maximum of 55.52 million containers in 2019.
The latest value from is million containers. For comparison, the world average in based on
countries is 0.00 million containers.
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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.