Maritime profile: Peru

GENERAL INFORMATION FOR 2020
Population
GDP
Merchandise trade¹
32.972 Millions
200 479 Millions current US$
78 507 Millions current US$
Land area²
GDP growth
Transport services trade³
(j) 1 280 000 Km²
-11.10 %
(e) 10 760 Millions current US$
MARITIME KEY FIGURES FOR 2020
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Coast/area ratio²
Ship building
Ship recycling
2.6 m/km²
0.000 GT
0.000 GT
Fleet - National flag
Fleet - National flag
Fleet - Ownership
511 Thousands DWT
100 ships
624 Thousands DWT
Container port throughput
Number of seafarers
Number of port calls
2 330 362 TEU
2 824
5 011
WORLD SHARES FOR 2020
0.42 %0.21 %0.24 %0.24 %0.20 %0.02 %0.01 %0.03 %0.02 % Less than 0.01% of the World total Less than 0.01% of the World total0.14 %0.20 %0.29 %0.34 %0.25 %0.10 %0.51 %0.42 %0.49 %0.42 %0.21 %0.24 %0.24 %0.20 %0.02 %0.01 %0.03 %0.02 % Less than 0.01% of the World total Less than 0.01% of the World total0.14 %0.20 %0.29 %0.34 %0.25 %0.10 %0.51 %0.42 %0.49 %
INTERNATIONAL MERCHANDISE TRADE
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-11.1 %
Merchandise exports growth rate in 2020
Total merchandise trade
(millions of US$)
2005
2010
2015
2020
Merchandise exports
17 368
35 803
34 415
42 411
Merchandise imports
12 502
30 030
37 924
36 096
Merchandise trade balance
4 866
5 773
-3 509
6 315
Export structure by product group in 2020
(as % of total exports)
14 %14 %10 %10 %5 %5 %48 %48 %22 %22 %
Top 5 partners in 2020
(exports, millions of US$)
12 3035 6132 7592 2831 69712 3035 6132 7592 2831 697
INTERNATIONAL TRADE IN TRANSPORT SERVICES
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-54.5 %
Transport services exports growth rate in 2020
Services exports by main category¹⁰
(as % of total services)
2005
2010
2015
2020
Transport
19.6
23.1
21.8
(e) 22.6
Travel
57.1
54.4
52.3
(e) 24.0
Other services
23.2
22.5
25.9
(e) 53.4
Total trade in transport services¹⁰
(millions of US$)
2005
2010
2015
2020
Transport services exports
449
854
1 376
(e) 751
Transport services imports
1 312
2 453
2 780
(e) 2 515
Transport services trade balance
-863
-1 599
-1 404
(e) -1 765
NATIONAL FLEET
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-4.0 %
Fleet growth rate in2020
Carrying capacity by type of ship
(Thousands DWT)
2005
2010
2015
2020
Total fleet
148.0
317.9
547.3
511.0
Oil tankers
27.0
177.0
342.7
290.0
Bulk carriers
..
..
0.0
0.0
General cargo
37.0
29.7
0.0
5.1
Container ships
..
..
37.6
0.0
Other types of ships
84.0
111.2
167.0
216.0
Fleet by type of ship
(Number of ships)
89010108910010842001281200137420012
LINER SHIPPING CONNECTIVITY
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Bilateral connectivity index - Top 10 partners in 2020¹¹
Can only take values between 0 (minimum) and 1 (maximum)
0.3900.3890.3880.3820.3810.3810.3790.3700.3490.3290.3900.3890.3880.3820.3810.3810.3790.3700.3490.329
Liner shipping connectivity index¹¹
Maximum 2006=100 for China
39.239.240.040.140.237.838.838.938.338.137.837.837.937.837.738.137.836.931.531.631.731.431.830.830.930.830.429.930.530.530.529.929.729.628.829.030.229.229.426.125.824.024.122.822.022.121.218.417.417.418.717.217.217.517.517.718.318.617.817.2
PORT CALLS AND PERFORMANCE
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Port calls, time spent in ports, vessel age and size in 2020
 
Number of arrivals
Median time
in port (days)
Avg age
of vessels
Avg size (GT)
of vessels
Avg cargo
carrying
capacity (DWT)
per vessel
Avg container
carrying
capacity (TEU)
per container ship
Maximum size (GT) of vessels
All ships
5 011
1.10
13
36 688
40 166
5 216
151 015
Liquid bulk carriers
1 218
1.11
18
20 619
33 887
..
83 805
Liquefied petroleum gas carriers
221
1.39
22
22 026
26 478
..
28 580
Liquefied natural gas carriers
61
1.14
7
108 094
89 292
..
115 345
Dry bulk carriers
1 347
1.82
7
31 920
55 141
..
107 718
Dry breakbulk carriers
419
1.07
13
13 344
17 994
..
46 295
Roll-on/ roll-off ships
165
..
12
57 047
20 743
..
75 283
Container ships
1 554
0.83
11
56 586
..
5 216
151 015
Passenger ships
26
..
20
51 397
..
..
95 128
Port liner shipping connectivity index - Top 5 ports in 2020¹¹
Maximum 2006=100 for China, Hong Kong SAR
4.14.14.34.33.93.94.14.13.43.44.34.34.34.34.15.35.35.84.69.85.95.33.63.73.73.73.63.94.24.26.96.97.46.86.26.76.76.65.45.84.55.85.84.34.24.94.94.96.03.63.62.52.52.52.52.52.52.54.35.03.93.63.63.23.23.23.23.23.23.93.93.93.93.93.94.64.74.73.23.24.75.55.55.55.45.45.45.45.45.45.45.45.45.45.45.45.45.84.74.74.74.74.75.45.45.05.05.35.35.85.83.13.818.511.513.013.313.712.512.912.97.97.87.712.212.38.07.412.415.111.511.211.511.511.611.211.411.411.511.510.915.415.515.215.610.811.414.17.917.521.321.518.217.416.410.79.49.49.48.07.97.78.27.77.37.37.48.27.36.86.86.47.939.139.439.939.939.937.838.538.438.538.237.937.637.637.437.337.837.637.432.632.632.832.432.531.431.531.330.730.530.730.830.830.230.130.429.529.730.726.126.124.523.522.324.723.422.522.822.219.017.817.919.017.717.617.817.917.818.719.018.817.8
Source: Detailed data sources are available in the documentation of the corresponding tables in the Data Center (http://stats.unctad.org/data_center). A link to these tables is provided in each section of the profile.
Notes:
1
Sum of exports and imports.
2
Land area refers to the total area of a country excluding area under inland water bodies. It differs from the country area, that includes area under inland water bodies, but excludes offshore territorial waters.
Coastline length based on data calculated in 2000 from the World Vector Shoreline database at 1:250,000 scale.
3
Sum of exports and imports. Statistics presented correspond to the 6th edition of the IMF Balance of Payments and International Investment Position Manual, 2009 (BPM6, 2009).
4
Propelled seagoing merchant vessels of 100 GT and above. Source: Clarksons Research (https://www.clarksons.com/services/research/).
5
Propelled seagoing merchant vessels of 100 GT and above, on 1 January. Source: Clarksons Research (https://www.clarksons.com/services/research/).
6
Propelled seagoing merchant vessels of 1000 GT and above, on 1 January. Source: Clarksons Research (https://www.clarksons.com/services/research/).
7
UNCTAD Secretariat, derived from various sources including Dynamar B.V. Publications, terminal operators and port authorities. Refers to year 2019.
8
Refers to year 2015. Source: BIMCO-ICS Manpower Report 2015.
9
UNCTAD Secretariat, based on data provided by MarineTraffic (http://marinetraffic.com). Ships of 1000 GT and above.
10
Statistics presented correspond to the 6th edition of the IMF Balance of Payments and International Investment Position Manual, 2009 (BPM6, 2009).
11
UNCTAD Secretariat, generated from data provided by MDS Transmodal (https://www.mdst.co.uk).
e
Estimated.
j
Estimated. Data refers to 2016.
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
LNG:
Liquefied natural gas
LPG:
Liquefied petroleum gas
GDP:
Gross domestic product
GT:
Gross tons
TEU:
Twenty foot equivalent unit
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Generation date: 22 July 2021