Maritime profile: Philippines

GENERAL INFORMATION FOR 2020
Population
GDP
Merchandise trade¹
109.581 Millions
345 475 Millions current US$
154 420 Millions current US$
Land area²
GDP growth
Transport services trade³
(j) 298 170 Km²
-9.51 %
49 741 Millions current US$
MARITIME KEY FIGURES FOR 2020
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Coast/area ratio²
Ship building
Ship recycling
113.7 m/km²
608 211 GT
0.000 GT
Fleet - National flag
Fleet - National flag
Fleet - Ownership
6 590 Thousands DWT
1 817 ships
2 319 Thousands DWT
Container port throughput
Number of seafarers
Number of port calls
8 983 520 TEU
215 500
38 640
WORLD SHARES FOR 2020
1.41 %2.07 %0.41 %0.36 %0.51 %0.32 %0.34 %0.11 %0.14 %1.05 % Less than 0.01% of the World total9.37 %16.37 %1.11 %1.13 %0.81 %2.48 %0.81 %0.87 %Not available or not separately reported1.41 %2.07 %0.41 %0.36 %0.51 %0.32 %0.34 %0.11 %0.14 %1.05 % Less than 0.01% of the World total9.37 %16.37 %1.11 %1.13 %0.81 %2.48 %0.81 %0.87 %Not available or not separately reported
INTERNATIONAL MERCHANDISE TRADE
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-10.1 %
Merchandise exports growth rate in 2020
Total merchandise trade
(millions of US$)
2005
2010
2015
2020
Merchandise exports
41 255
51 496
58 827
63 767
Merchandise imports
49 487
58 468
74 751
90 654
Merchandise trade balance
-8 233
-6 972
-15 924
-26 887
Export structure by product group in 2020
(as % of total exports)
5 %5 %81 %81 %6 %6 %9 %9 %
Top 5 partners in 2020
(exports, millions of US$)
10 2569 6529 1858 9593 53410 2569 6529 1858 9593 534
INTERNATIONAL TRADE IN TRANSPORT SERVICES
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-41.8 %
Transport services exports growth rate in 2020
Services exports by main category¹⁰
(as % of total services)
2005
2010
2015
2020
Transport
10.9
7.6
6.7
5.3
Travel
26.6
14.9
18.1
6.4
Other services
62.1
77.0
74.9
75.2
Total trade in transport services¹⁰
(millions of US$)
2005
2010
2015
2020
Transport services exports
937
1 347
1 934
1 678
Transport services imports
2 198
3 321
3 856
4 030
Transport services trade balance
-1 261
-1 974
-1 922
-2 351
NATIONAL FLEET
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+16.3 %
Fleet growth rate in2020
Carrying capacity by type of ship
(Thousands DWT)
2005
2010
2015
2020
Total fleet
7 008.0
7 032.8
6 195.0
6 589.7
Oil tankers
719.0
780.6
264.7
528.4
Bulk carriers
4 543.0
3 840.5
3 805.0
3 381.9
General cargo
1 428.0
1 695.0
1 255.0
1 603.4
Container ships
56.0
348.3
231.8
307.5
Other types of ships
262.0
368.4
638.5
768.4
Fleet by type of ship
(Number of ships)
77645722692057574672154201721436825919366537668651855993062065180
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)
0.3040.2570.2530.2460.2400.2290.2270.2260.2090.2050.3040.2570.2530.2460.2400.2290.2270.2260.2090.205
Liner shipping connectivity index¹¹
Maximum 2006=100 for China
29.329.630.628.730.532.432.931.531.531.330.630.430.231.731.129.029.928.528.528.725.823.123.223.923.124.526.125.625.925.924.324.123.022.320.920.921.323.523.423.121.821.321.520.620.920.920.220.320.418.419.120.520.819.919.118.919.118.418.819.8
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
38 640
0.99
20
8 179
11 997
1 858
199 631
Liquid bulk carriers
3 975
0.81
14
7 934
12 600
..
170 611
Liquefied petroleum gas carriers
459
0.91
10
8 437
9 525
..
49 394
Liquefied natural gas carriers
..
..
..
..
..
..
..
Dry bulk carriers
2 159
4.57
12
25 660
44 953
..
199 631
Dry breakbulk carriers
10 266
0.98
20
4 167
5 471
..
46 515
Roll-on/ roll-off ships
1 237
..
26
16 731
7 622
..
72 684
Container ships
5 181
0.89
15
20 089
..
1 858
75 488
Passenger ships
15 363
..
23
3 755
..
..
169 379
Port liner shipping connectivity index - Top 5 ports in 2020¹¹
Maximum 2006=100 for China, Hong Kong SAR
13.513.912.612.212.612.412.712.412.412.512.912.210.09.99.910.610.111.211.010.310.25.57.15.07.76.44.44.14.14.14.14.12.72.72.72.42.412.012.713.312.813.214.114.113.313.011.411.712.011.911.911.710.910.810.110.010.610.79.810.510.38.08.09.79.39.39.46.05.96.36.36.97.17.27.27.27.27.26.25.65.65.65.65.25.25.03.84.25.65.65.65.65.85.74.14.02.911.811.312.913.111.211.211.211.211.911.611.111.211.511.511.611.111.411.412.211.211.79.710.08.19.19.59.69.28.89.09.08.48.48.48.18.211.011.611.411.311.411.410.59.810.19.78.08.07.57.27.27.67.66.66.75.85.96.16.16.114.914.915.716.316.016.916.716.917.516.816.116.014.815.215.415.715.616.716.812.814.514.815.114.814.314.313.513.013.013.113.011.711.711.610.59.99.99.910.610.210.19.89.39.710.99.47.77.46.86.86.76.76.56.05.55.65.55.65.35.332.531.732.230.532.232.433.232.432.232.131.531.831.533.032.630.831.630.230.230.728.024.124.224.323.925.727.526.827.326.925.325.124.023.322.222.522.924.825.124.623.623.623.021.822.422.722.222.823.221.322.223.323.823.622.522.322.521.822.323.4
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.
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).
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