Top 50 World Container Ports

TOP 50 WORLD CONTAINER PORTS

RankPort  Volume(MillionTEU)Website
20152014201320122011
1Shanghai, China36.5435.29 33.6232.5331.74www.portshanghai.com.cn
2SIngapore30.9233.87 32.6031.6529.94www.singaporepsa.com
3Shenzhen, China24.2024.03 23.2822.9422.57www.szport.net
4Ningbo-Zhoushan, China20.6319.4517.3316.8314.72www.mardep.gov.hk
5Hong Kong, S.A.R., China20.0722.2322.3523.1224.38www.mardep.gov.hk
6Busan, South Korea19.4518.65 17.6917.0416.18www.busanpa.com
7Qingdao, China17.4716.62 15.5214.513.02www.qdport.com
8Guangzhou Harbor, China17.2216.16 15.3114.7414.42www.gzport.com
9Jebel Ali, Dubai, United Arab Emirates15.6015.25 13.6413.3013.00www.dpworld.ae 
10Tianjin, China14.1114.05 13.0112.311.59www.ptacn.com 
11Rotterdam, Netherlands12.2312.30 11.6211.8711.88www.portofrotterdam.com 
12Port Klang, Malaysia11.8910.95 10.3510.009.60www.pka.gov.my
13Kaohsiung, Taiwan, China10.2610.59 9.949.789.64www.khb.gov.tw
14Antwerp, Belgium9.658.988.598.648.66www.portofantwerp.com 
15Dalian, China9.4510.1310.868.926.40www.dlport.cn
16Xiamen, China9.188.57 8.017.206.47www.portxiamen.gov.cn
17Tanjung Pelepas, Malaysia9.108.50 7.637.707.50www.ptp.com.my
18Hamburg, Germany8.829.739.308.899.01www.hafen-hamburg.de
19Los Angeles, U.S.A.8.168.33 7.878.087.94www.portoflosangeles.org
20Keihin Ports, Japan (*)7.527.85 7.817.857.64www.city.yokohama.lg.jp
21Long Beach, U.S.A.7.196.82 6.736.056.06www.polb.com
22Laem Chabang, Thailand6.826.58 6.045.935.73www.laemchabangport.com
23New York-New Jersey, U.S.A.6.375.775.475.535.50www.panynj.gov 
24Yingkou, China5.925.775.34.854.03www.ykport.com.cn
25Bremen/Bremerhaven, Germany5.485.78 5.846.135.92www.bremen-ports.de 
26Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam5.316.395.965.194.53www.vpa.org.vn
27Tanjung Priok, Jakarta, Indonesia5.205.77 5.475.535.50www.priokport.co.id www.indonesiaport.co.id
28Columbo, Sri Lanka5.194.914.314.264.26www.slpa.lk
29Suzhou, China5.104.455.31----www.suzhou.jiangsu.net
30Lianyungun, China5.015.01 5.495.024.85www.lyg.gov.cn
31Hanshin Ports, Japan (**)4.935.325.325.004.80www.hanshinport.co.jp
32Valencia, Spain4.624.444.334.474.33www.valenciaport.com
33Algerciras Bay, Spain4.524.56 4.504.113.6www.apba.es
34Jawaharlal Nehru, India4.494.45 4.124.264.32www.jnport.gov.in
35Manila, Philippines4.233.653.773.713.46www.ppa.com.ph
36Jeddah, Suadi Arabia4.194.2 4.564.744.01www.ports.gov.sa
37Felixstowe, U.K.4.004.00 3.743.953.74www.portoffelixstowe.co.uk
38Haiphong, Vietnam3.873.453.020.961.01www.vpa.org.vn
39Santos, Brazil3.783.68 3.453.172.99www.portodesantos.com.br
40Georgia Ports,  U.S.A.3.743.353.032.972.94www.gaports.com
41Port Said East, Egypt3.603.403.122.863.20www.scctportsaid.com
42Colon, Panama3.583.293.363.523.37www.amp.gob.pa
43Seattle-Tacoma NW Seaport Alliance, U.S.A. (***)3.533.433.463.513.59

www.nwseaportalliance.com www.portseattle.org www.porttacoma.org

44Sharjah, United Arab Emirates3.404.124.124003.23www.sharjahports.ae
45Piraeus, Greece3.373.59 3.16

www.pct.com.gr www.olp.gr

46Balboa, Panama3.293.473.193.303.23www.ppc.com.pa
47Tanjung Perak, Surabaya, Indonesia3.123.133.022.892.64www.perakport.co.id
48Ambarli, Turkey3.093.383.383.102.69www.atlasliman.com
49Marsaxlokk, Malta3.062.902.752.542.36www.maltafreeport.com.mt
50Vancouver, Canada3.052.912.832.72 www.portvancouver.com

(*)Keihin Ports is Japan's superport hub on the Tokyo Bay and includes Yokohama, Kawasaki, and Tokyo.

(**)Hanshin Ports is Japan's superport hub on the Osaka Bay and includes Kobe, Lsaka, Sakai-Semboku and Amafasaki-Nishinomiya-Ashiya.

(***)In October of 2014 the Port of Tacoma and Port of Seattle announced an agreement to opperate jointly.

Note: Represents total port throughput, included loaded and empty TEU.

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.

More