Maritime profile: Sweden

GENERAL INFORMATION FOR 2020
Population
GDP
Merchandise trade¹
10.099 Millions
537 192 Millions current US$
304 700 Millions current US$
Land area²
GDP growth
Transport services trade³
(j) 407 310 Km²
-2.82 %
137 976 Millions current US$
MARITIME KEY FIGURES FOR 2020
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Coast/area ratio²
Ship building
Ship recycling
64.8 m/km²
0.000 GT
..
Fleet - National flag
Fleet - National flag
Fleet - Ownership
1 082 Thousands DWT
368 ships
6 432 Thousands DWT
Container port throughput
Number of seafarers
Number of port calls
1 630 900 TEU
8 238
67 477
WORLD SHARES FOR 2020
0.13 %1.61 %0.63 %0.88 %0.84 %0.05 %0.23 %0.31 %0.61 % Less than 0.01% of the World totalNot available or not separately reported0.55 %0.45 %0.20 %0.46 %1.39 %2.48 %0.49 %1.43 %0.37 %0.13 %1.61 %0.63 %0.88 %0.84 %0.05 %0.23 %0.31 %0.61 % Less than 0.01% of the World totalNot available or not separately reported0.55 %0.45 %0.20 %0.46 %1.39 %2.48 %0.49 %1.43 %0.37 %
INTERNATIONAL MERCHANDISE TRADE
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-3.1 %
Merchandise exports growth rate in 2020
Total merchandise trade
(millions of US$)
2005
2010
2015
2020
Merchandise exports
130 962
158 549
140 023
155 537
Merchandise imports
111 697
148 946
138 398
149 163
Merchandise trade balance
19 265
9 604
1 625
6 375
Export structure by product group in 2020
(as % of total exports)
1 %1 %78 %78 %5 %5 %5 %5 %4 %4 %7 %7 %
Top 5 partners in 2020
(exports, millions of US$)
16 39616 18412 66211 74410 90316 39616 18412 66211 74410 903
INTERNATIONAL TRADE IN TRANSPORT SERVICES
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-20.8 %
Transport services exports growth rate in 2020
Services exports by main category¹⁰
(as % of total services)
2005
2010
2015
2020
Transport
24.6
20.1
16.3
11.2
Travel
17.2
15.5
15.6
6.3
Other services
56.4
63.0
67.2
80.2
Total trade in transport services¹⁰
(millions of US$)
2005
2010
2015
2020
Transport services exports
9 365
10 808
11 834
7 824
Transport services imports
9 788
12 071
11 245
8 758
Transport services trade balance
-423
-1 263
590
-933
NATIONAL FLEET
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-0.3 %
Fleet growth rate in2020
Carrying capacity by type of ship
(Thousands DWT)
2005
2010
2015
2020
Total fleet
2 191.0
2 206.3
1 473.2
1 081.7
Oil tankers
701.0
617.1
29.2
73.0
Bulk carriers
59.0
36.2
0.0
0.0
General cargo
1 150.0
1 259.7
566.3
148.5
Container ships
..
..
0.0
0.0
Other types of ships
281.0
293.3
877.7
860.1
Fleet by type of ship
(Number of ships)
299049020292050020283050020282055022277076023
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)
0.4370.4320.4320.4160.4150.4140.4140.4130.2890.2890.4370.4320.4320.4160.4150.4140.4140.4130.2890.289
Liner shipping connectivity index¹¹
Maximum 2006=100 for China
48.448.447.648.649.049.149.149.449.250.149.950.551.051.849.450.747.547.346.046.246.441.535.636.346.246.046.246.446.546.241.241.442.441.842.541.241.541.541.930.730.430.230.130.130.130.029.930.031.229.128.527.026.827.527.634.134.029.528.128.2
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
67 477
0.80
22
15 578
8 797
1 516
214 286
Liquid bulk carriers
6 814
0.68
14
8 626
13 140
..
159 911
Liquefied petroleum gas carriers
752
0.83
14
7 141
7 764
..
48 827
Liquefied natural gas carriers
46
0.82
6
12 575
9 610
..
22 887
Dry bulk carriers
1 298
0.49
28
7 448
11 165
..
45 500
Dry breakbulk carriers
10 277
1.05
21
3 775
5 296
..
43 788
Roll-on/ roll-off ships
3 209
..
20
26 376
10 058
..
75 283
Container ships
2 132
0.62
15
16 328
..
1 516
214 286
Passenger ships
42 949
..
24
19 057
..
..
111 554
Port liner shipping connectivity index - Top 5 ports in 2020¹¹
Maximum 2006=100 for China, Hong Kong SAR
4.85.34.84.64.74.74.95.14.74.74.14.74.35.14.94.44.43.03.04.13.73.73.74.24.15.34.54.54.94.94.84.94.93.84.04.73.93.93.92.62.63.12.73.43.91.91.92.12.12.12.92.93.13.23.03.03.02.92.12.14.95.55.25.25.26.35.87.47.06.96.86.66.95.24.94.74.12.22.24.13.93.33.73.73.63.94.04.44.64.74.04.14.11.82.02.01.81.83.03.71.93.43.43.72.82.33.52.52.53.32.81.21.52.02.11.61.62.22.22.25.76.35.65.45.65.65.75.75.75.65.35.65.54.84.64.24.24.14.54.95.65.45.35.05.45.64.74.74.54.34.14.15.15.64.74.74.74.74.66.96.96.86.87.07.36.56.14.45.85.85.74.54.03.63.63.63.63.53.02.89.19.08.67.78.19.59.08.88.66.86.76.46.26.25.17.56.37.06.57.46.96.47.08.06.45.95.85.55.95.85.74.94.75.25.76.87.26.47.88.98.66.87.57.57.25.15.05.75.85.95.05.25.25.45.94.35.95.55.54.742.441.842.342.342.742.742.942.942.943.844.044.844.847.945.946.943.042.341.341.441.637.029.930.741.040.741.141.441.842.236.837.538.637.838.637.537.937.938.226.426.225.825.825.526.325.725.825.426.324.523.321.321.621.621.928.128.523.823.723.6
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