Maritime profile: Estonia

GENERAL INFORMATION FOR 2016
Population
GDP
Merchandise trade ¹
1.312 Millions
23 338 Millions current US$
28 105 Millions current US$
Coast/area ratio ²
Ship building ³
Ship scrapping ³
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Fleet - National flag
Fleet - Ownership
Container port throughput
80 Thousands DWT
249 Thousands DWT
260 293 TEU
WORLD SHARES FOR 2016
0.02 %0.03 %0.08 %0.09 %0.18 % Less than 0.01% of the World total0.01 %0.04 %Not available or not separately reportedNot available or not separately reported0.02 %0.03 %0.08 %0.09 %0.18 % Less than 0.01% of the World total0.01 %0.04 %Not available or not separately reportedNot available or not separately reported
INTERNATIONAL MERCHANDISE TRADE
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+2.6 %
Merchandise exports growth rate in 2016
Total merchandise trade
(millions of US$)
2005
2010
2015
2016
Merchandise exports
7 716
11 591
12 836
13 169
Merchandise imports
10 238
12 287
14 534
14 936
Merchandise trade balance
-2 523
-696
-1 698
-1 766
Export structure by product group in 2016
(as % of total exports)
2 %2 %72 %72 %9 %9 %7 %7 %10 %10 %
Top 5 partners in 2016
(exports, millions of US$)
2 3532 1061 3071 2097882 3532 1061 3071 209788
INTERNATIONAL TRADE IN TRANSPORT SERVICES
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-8.7 %
Transport services exports growth rate in 2016
Services exports by main category
(as % of total services)
2005
2010
2015
2016
Transport
36.9
39.5
33.2
(e) 28.6
Travel
28.0
22.6
24.7
(e) 25.1
Other services
25.2
34.7
35.8
(e) 39.9
Total trade in transport services
(millions of US$)
2005
2010
2015
2016
Transport services exports
1 281
1 861
1 914
(e) 1 748
Transport services imports
952
961
1 333
(e) 1 333
Transport services trade balance
328
901
581
(e) 414
NATIONAL FLEET
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+19.1 %
Fleet growth rate in 2016
Carrying capacity by type of ship
(Thousands DWT)
2005
2010
2015
2016
Total fleet
164.0
98.7
66.9
79.7
Oil tankers
12.0
12.7
12.4
12.4
Bulk carriers
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General cargo
95.0
15.4
8.1
16.4
Container ships
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Other types of ships
57.0
70.6
46.4
50.9
Fleet by type of ship
(Number of ships)
6565643562557015768187
LINER SHIPPING CONNECTIVITY INDEX
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Bilateral connectivity index - Top 10 partners in 2016
Can only take values between 0 (minimum) and 1 (maximum)
0.3160.3050.3020.3010.2970.2860.2800.2770.2750.2720.3160.3050.3020.3010.2970.2860.2800.2770.2750.272
National connectivity index
Maximum 2004=100 for China
6.66.65.35.36.66.66.46.45.45.45.85.85.75.75.75.75.55.55.85.85.85.86.56.57.17.16.65.36.66.45.45.85.75.75.55.85.86.57.1
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
2014 data. 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 Lloyds List Intelligence.
e
Estimated.
Symbols for missing values:
0
Zero means that the amount is nil or negligible
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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: 18 April 2018