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Statistics

Statistics

Statistical reports are compiled and published on a monthly basis and are available to download in a PDF file.

 

Standard Definitions

 

DRY

Container stowed with dry (non-refrigerated) cargo.

 

REEFER

Refrigerated container.

 

TEU

Twenty foot Equivalent Unit. This is the general term used for a 20ft container. The nominal size of vessels is given in TEU and refers to the number of containers that can generally be carried.

 

CONTAINERIZED

General cargoes carried in a freight container.

 

BREAK-BULK

General cargoes carried in a ship which are shown on separate Bills of Lading.

 

BULK

Cargo shipped in loose condition and of a homogeneous nature e.g. grains, coal, iron, ore, cement.

 

CARGO

Includes all imported cargo; containerized or other but excludes aggregates.

 

AGGREGATES

Sand and gravel – mainly imported from Mexico, Jamaica, Colombia, Cuba, and Honduras.

 

TON

Short tons equals 2000 lbs.

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