Maritime profile: Denmark

GENERAL INFORMATION FOR 2018
Population
GDP
Merchandise trade ¹
5.752 Millions
351 510 Millions current US$
211 686 Millions current US$
Coast/area ratio ²
Ship building ³
Ship scrapping ³
127 m/km²
..
16 352 GT
Fleet - National flag
Fleet - Ownership
Container port throughput
18 627 Thousands DWT
39 212 Thousands DWT
1 675 900 TEU
WORLD SHARES FOR 2018
0.08 %0.41 %0.56 %0.52 %0.33 %0.97 %2.05 %0.21 %Not available or not separately reported0.09 %0.08 %0.41 %0.56 %0.52 %0.33 %0.97 %2.05 %0.21 %Not available or not separately reported0.09 %
INTERNATIONAL MERCHANDISE TRADE
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+6.4 %
Merchandise exports growth rate in 2018
Total merchandise trade
(millions of US$)
2005
2010
2015
2018
Merchandise exports
85 121
96 440
95 457
109 120
Merchandise imports
75 581
83 052
85 623
102 566
Merchandise trade balance
9 540
13 388
9 835
6 554
Export structure by product group in 2018
(as % of total exports)
4 %4 %73 %73 %4 %4 %18 %18 %
Top 5 partners in 2018
(exports, millions of US$)
15 72211 3186 6946 3304 74915 72211 3186 6946 3304 749
INTERNATIONAL TRADE IN TRANSPORT SERVICES
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+4.5 %
Transport services exports growth rate in 2018
Services exports by main category
(as % of total services)
2005
2010
2015
2018
Transport
61.6
61.8
56.9
(e) 53.9
Travel
12.0
9.5
10.4
(e) 11.9
Other services
25.7
27.8
31.8
(e) 33.1
Total trade in transport services
(millions of US$)
2005
2010
2015
2018
Transport services exports
27 003
38 086
36 645
(e) 37 509
Transport services imports
18 307
27 573
28 483
(e) 31 471
Transport services trade balance
8 696
10 513
8 161
(e) 6 038
NATIONAL FLEET
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+8.2 %
Fleet growth rate in 2018
Carrying capacity by type of ship
(Thousands DWT)
2005
2010
2015
2018
Total fleet
9 033.0
13 813.8
16 453.8
18 626.7
Oil tankers
2 858.0
5 269.6
3 238.4
3 605.5
Bulk carriers
82.0
511.8
887.6
357.6
General cargo
388.0
333.5
242.2
258.5
Container ships
5 027.0
6 706.0
10 420.9
12 767.4
Other types of ships
678.0
992.9
1 664.7
1 637.7
Fleet by type of ship
(Number of ships)
3861237777537611673779383117737813851107510733649977589
LINER SHIPPING CONNECTIVITY INDEX
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Bilateral connectivity index - Top 10 partners in 2018
Can only take values between 0 (minimum) and 1 (maximum)
0.5260.5250.4940.4900.4900.4890.4870.4490.4470.4320.5260.5250.4940.4900.4900.4890.4870.4490.4470.432
National connectivity index
Maximum 2006=100 for China
48.348.345.745.742.942.945.845.844.544.538.738.738.438.437.537.526.526.526.326.325.425.425.425.425.225.248.345.742.945.844.538.738.437.526.526.325.425.425.2
Source: UNCTADstat (http://unctadstat.unctad.org)
Notes:
1
Sum of exports and imports.
2
Coastline length based on data calculated in 2000 from the World Vector Shoreline database at 1:250,000 scale.
3
Propelled seagoing merchant vessels of 100 GT and above. Source: Clarksons Research.
4
Propelled seagoing merchant vessels of 100 GT and above, on 1 January. Source: Clarksons Research.
5
Propelled seagoing merchant vessels of 1000 GT and above, on 1 January. Source: Clarksons Research.
6
TEU: Twenty Foot Equivalent Unit. Source: UNCTAD Secretariat, derived from various sources including Dynamar B.V. Publications, terminal operators and port authorities.
7
Statistics presented correspond to the 6th edition of the IMF Balance of Payments and International Investment Position Manual, 2009 (BPM6, 2009).
8
Source: UNCTAD Secretariat, generated from data provided by MDS Transmodal (https://www.mdts.co.uk).
e
Estimated.
Symbols for missing values:
0
Zero means that the amount is nil or negligible
..
Not available or not separately reported
_
Not applicable
...
Not available, including no quotation
#
Non-relevant calculation
-
Not publishable
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Negative accumulation of flows; Value included in regional and global totals
Abbreviations & acronyms:
DWT:
Dead weight tons
GDP:
Gross domestic product
GT:
Gross tons
TEU:
Twenty foot equivalent unit
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Generation date: 04 November 2019