Maritime profile: Greece

GENERAL INFORMATION FOR 2016
Population
GDP
Merchandise trade ¹
11.184 Millions
192 166 Millions current US$
76 882 Millions current US$
Coast/area ratio ²
Ship building ³
Ship scrapping ³
..
3 921 GT
..
Fleet - National flag
Fleet - Ownership
Container port throughput
73 445 Thousands DWT
293 087 Thousands DWT
3 934 713 TEU
WORLD SHARES FOR 2016
0.15 %0.25 %0.18 %0.30 %0.93 %4.07 %16.36 %0.58 % Less than 0.01% of the World totalNot available or not separately reported0.15 %0.25 %0.18 %0.30 %0.93 %4.07 %16.36 %0.58 % Less than 0.01% of the World totalNot available or not separately reported
INTERNATIONAL MERCHANDISE TRADE
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-1.9 %
Merchandise exports growth rate in 2016
Total merchandise trade
(millions of US$)
2005
2010
2015
2016
Merchandise exports
17 278
27 950
28 702
28 146
Merchandise imports
54 436
66 913
48 305
48 735
Merchandise trade balance
-37 158
-38 963
-19 603
-20 589
Export structure by product group in 2016
(as % of total exports)
2 %2 %38 %38 %28 %28 %9 %9 %23 %23 %
Top 5 partners in 2016
(exports, millions of US$)
3 1182 1321 6831 4951 3833 1182 1321 6831 4951 383
INTERNATIONAL TRADE IN TRANSPORT SERVICES
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-21.9 %
Transport services exports growth rate in 2016
Services exports by main category
(as % of total services)
2005
2010
2015
2016
Transport
(e) 50.9
(e) 54.9
35.7
(e) 31.1
Travel
(e) 39.2
(e) 34.2
50.6
(e) 53.0
Other services
(e) 9.5
10.3
13.2
(e) 15.5
Total trade in transport services
(millions of US$)
2005
2010
2015
2016
Transport services exports
(e) 17 243
(e) 20 441
11 056
(e) 8 634
Transport services imports
(e) 8 477
(e) 10 836
6 022
(e) 4 919
Transport services trade balance
(e) 8 766
(e) 9 605
5 033
(e) 3 714
NATIONAL FLEET
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-2.2 %
Fleet growth rate in 2016
Carrying capacity by type of ship
(Thousands DWT)
2005
2010
2015
2016
Total fleet
54 642.0
67 629.2
75 120.8
73 445.3
Oil tankers
31 035.0
42 335.9
45 715.2
45 848.8
Bulk carriers
20 468.0
21 401.8
26 051.5
24 612.9
General cargo
494.0
368.4
176.9
173.0
Container ships
2 237.0
2 406.4
1 680.0
819.6
Other types of ships
408.0
1 116.6
1 497.1
1 990.9
Fleet by type of ship
(Number of ships)
587913023241957817132250423587181452504216193518225843962937186255434
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)
0.5740.5720.5710.5660.5650.5650.5590.5580.5460.5430.5740.5720.5710.5660.5650.5650.5590.5580.5460.543
National connectivity index
Maximum 2004=100 for China
47.847.846.846.847.347.345.445.445.545.532.232.234.334.341.941.927.127.130.730.731.331.329.129.130.230.247.846.847.345.445.532.234.341.927.130.731.329.130.2
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
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
..
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: 20 December 2017