Maritime profile: Italy

GENERAL INFORMATION FOR 2016
Population
GDP
Merchandise trade ¹
59.430 Millions
1 830 875 Millions current US$
866 023 Millions current US$
Coast/area ratio ²
Ship building ³
Ship scrapping ³
..
415 711 GT
..
Fleet - National flag
Fleet - Ownership
Container port throughput
16 433 Thousands DWT
22 739 Thousands DWT
10 260 000 TEU
WORLD SHARES FOR 2016
0.80 %2.40 %2.89 %2.50 %0.56 %0.91 %1.27 %1.52 %0.63 %Not available or not separately reported0.80 %2.40 %2.89 %2.50 %0.56 %0.91 %1.27 %1.52 %0.63 %Not available or not separately reported
INTERNATIONAL MERCHANDISE TRADE
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+1.0 %
Merchandise exports growth rate in 2016
Total merchandise trade
(millions of US$)
2005
2010
2015
2016
Merchandise exports
373 135
447 301
456 989
461 512
Merchandise imports
384 790
487 049
410 919
404 511
Merchandise trade balance
-11 656
-39 748
46 071
57 001
Export structure by product group in 2016
(as % of total exports)
6 %6 %85 %85 %9 %9 %
Top 5 partners in 2016
(exports, millions of US$)
58 33248 60640 87224 87523 20358 33248 60640 87224 87523 203
INTERNATIONAL TRADE IN TRANSPORT SERVICES
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-2.6 %
Transport services exports growth rate in 2016
Services exports by main category
(as % of total services)
2005
2010
2015
2016
Transport
(e) 16.3
14.8
14.5
(e) 13.7
Travel
(e) 38.4
38.4
40.1
(e) 40.2
Other services
(e) 41.4
42.2
41.8
(e) 42.6
Total trade in transport services
(millions of US$)
2005
2010
2015
2016
Transport services exports
(e) 14 995
14 920
14 239
(e) 13 875
Transport services imports
(e) 21 518
26 200
23 521
(e) 24 099
Transport services trade balance
(e) -6 522
-11 279
-9 281
(e) -10 224
NATIONAL FLEET
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-3.1 %
Fleet growth rate in 2016
Carrying capacity by type of ship
(Thousands DWT)
2005
2010
2015
2016
Total fleet
11 316.0
17 276.0
16 955.9
16 432.7
Oil tankers
5 138.0
8 166.2
6 176.0
5 692.2
Bulk carriers
2 750.0
5 006.5
5 961.6
5 846.0
General cargo
1 361.0
1 512.3
1 451.9
1 665.8
Container ships
798.0
1 085.7
709.0
623.4
Other types of ships
1 269.0
1 505.3
2 657.4
2 605.2
Fleet by type of ship
(Number of ships)
1066101427313610681214375143102913145104149106216150104159107118151103162
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)
0.7730.7460.7030.6990.6900.6860.6730.6640.6440.6400.7730.7460.7030.6990.6900.6860.6730.6640.6440.640
National connectivity index
Maximum 2004=100 for China
62.862.867.467.467.667.667.367.366.366.370.270.259.659.670.070.055.955.958.858.858.158.162.262.258.158.162.867.467.667.366.370.259.670.055.958.858.162.258.1
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
..
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