List of busiest container ports

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This is a list of the world's busiest container ports (ports with container terminals that specialize in handling goods transported in shipping containers) by total number of actual twenty-foot equivalent units (TEUs) transported through the port. Data listed in thousands of TEU.

Container Traffic (in thousand TEUs):
Rank Port Jurisdiction Region 2015[1] 2014[2] 2013[3] 2012[4] 2011[5] 2010[6] 2009[7] 2008[8] 2007[9] 2006[10] 2005[11] 2004[12]
1 Shanghai China China Shanghai 36,516 35,268 33,617 32,529 31,700 29,069 25,002 27,980 26,150 21,710 18,084 14,557
2 Singapore Singapore Singapore Malacca Strait 30,922 33,869 32,240 31,649 29,937 28,431 25,866 29,918 27,932 24,792 23,192 21,329
3 Shenzhen China China Pearl River 24,142 23,798 23,280 22,940 22,570 22,510 18,250 21,414 21,099 18,469 16,197 13,615
4 Ningbo-Zhoushan China China Shanghai 20,636 19,450 17,351 16,670 14,686 13,144 10,502 11,226 9,349 7,068 5,208 4,006
5 Hong Kong Hong Kong Hong Kong SAR Pearl River 20,073 22,374 22,352 23,117 24,384 23,532 20,983 24,248 23,881 23,539 22,427 21,984
6 Busan South Korea South Korea Japanese Sea 19,469 18,423 17,690 17,046 16,185 14,157 11,954 13,425 13,270 12,039 11,843 11,430
7 Qingdao China China Yellow Sea 17,323 16,624 15,520 14,503 13,020 12,012 10,260 10,320 9,462 7,702 6,307 5,140
8 Guangzhou China China Pearl River 17,097 16,160 15,309 14,744 14,400 12,550 11,190 11,001 9,200 6,600 4,685 3,308
9 Jebel Ali (Dubai) United Arab Emirates United Arab Emirates Arab Peninsula 15,585 14,750 13,641 13,270 13,000 11,600 11,124 11,827 10,653 8,923 7,619 6,429
10 Tianjin China China Yellow Sea 13,881 14,050 13,010 12,300 11,500 10,080 8,700 8,500 7,103 5,950 4,801 3,814
11 Rotterdam Netherlands Netherlands Northern Europe 12,235 12,453 11,621 11,866 11,877 11,146 9,743 10,784 10,791 9,655 9,287 8,281
12 Port Klang Malaysia Malaysia Malacca Strait 11,887 10,736 10,350 10,000 9,604 8,870 7,309 7,970 7,120 6,326 5,544 5,244
13 Kaohsiung Taiwan Taiwan Taiwan 10,264 10,593 9,938 9,781 9,636 8,872 8,581 9,677 10,257 9,775 9,471 9,714
14 Antwerp Belgium Belgium Northern Europe 9,654 9,136 8,578 8,635 8,664 8,468 7,309 8,663 8,176 7,019 6,482 6,064
15 Dalian China China Yellow Sea 9,591 10,128 10,860 8,060 6,400 5,242 4,552 4,503 4,574 3,212 2,665 2,211
16 Xiamen China China Taiwan 9,215 8,572 8,010 7,202 6,461 5,820 4,680 5,035 4,627 4,019 3,342 2,872
17 Hamburg Germany Germany Northern Europe 8,821 9,729 9,302 8,864 9,022 7,900 7,007 9,737 9,890 8,862 8,088 7,003
18 Tanjung Pelepas Malaysia Malaysia Malacca Strait 8,797 7,897 7,628 7,700 7,500 6,530 6,000 5,600 5,500 4,770 4,177 4,020
19 Los Angeles United States United States Americas 8,160 8,340 7,869 8,078 7,941 7,832 6,748 7,850 8,355 8,470 7,485 7,321
20 Long Beach United States United States Americas 7,192 6,821 6,731 6,046 6,061 6,263 5,067 6,350 7,316 7,289 6,710 5,780
21 Laem Chabang Thailand Thailand Southern Asia 6,780 6,518 6,032 5,830 5,731 5,068 4,538 5,134 4,642 4,123 3,834 3,529
22 Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon) Vietnam Vietnam Southern Asia 6,556 6,334 5,542 5,060 4,674 4,100 3,563 3,100 2,532 2,532 2,122 1,868
23 New York and New Jersey United States United States Americas 6,372 5,772 5,467 5,530 5,503 5,292 4,561 5,265 5,299 5,093 4,785 4,478
24 Bremen/Bremerhaven Germany Germany Northern Europe 5,547 5,796 5,831 6,115 5,915 4,871 4,578 5,529 4,912 4,450 3,736 3,469
25 Jeddah Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia Arab Peninsula 5,417 4,200 4,561 4,738 4,010 3,830 3,091 3,326 3,068 2,964 2,836 2,426
26 Tanjung Priok (Jakarta) Indonesia Indonesia Oceania 5,154 5,034 6,590 6,200 5,618 4,715 3,800 3,984 3,900 3,280 3,282 3,170
27 Valencia Spain Spain Mediterranean 4,615 4,442 4,328 4,470 4,327 4,207 3,653 3,593 3,043 2,612 2,410 2,145
28 Algeciras Spain Spain Mediterranean 4,516 4,457 4,501 4,114 3,603 2,810 3,042 3,324 3,152 3,257 3,180 2,937
29 Mumbai India India Southern Asia 4,492 4,496 4,162 4,260 4,217 3,857 4,061 3,953 4,060 3,298 2,667 2,361
30 Khor Fakkan United Arab Emirates United Arab Emirates Arab Peninsula 4,414 4,256 3,800 3,996 3,230 3,023 2,750 2,112 1,850 1,730 1,929 1,819
31 Tokyo Japan Japan Japanese Sea 4,150 4,917 4,861 4,752 4,640 4,286 3,810 4,271 3,818 3,969 3,593 3,358
32 Manila Philippines Philippines Oceania 3,976 3,673 3,770 3,705 3,250 3,257 2,815 2,977 2,800 2,638 2,625 2,698
33 Santos  Brazil Americas 3,780 3,685 3,446 3,172 2,985 2,716 2,252 2,675 2,533 2,208 2,240 1,883
34 Savannah United States United States Americas 3,737 3,346 3,034 2,966 2,945 2,825 2,356 2,616 2,604 2,160 1,902 1,662
35 Felixstowe United Kingdom United Kingdom Northern Europe 3,676 3,680 3,740 3,700 3,519 3,400 3,100 3,200 3,300 3,000 2,700 2,717
36 Seattle/Tacoma United States United States Americas 3,531 3,456 3,461 3,510 3,590
37 Gioia Tauro Italy Italy Mediterranean 3,512 3,062 3,087 2,721 2,305 2,851 2,857 3,468 3,445 2,900 3,161 3,261
38 Piraeus Greece Greece Mediterranean 3,360 3,164 2,745 1,680 1,198 665 434 1,373 N/A N/A N/A
39 Balboa Panama Panama Americas 3,078 3,236 3,064 3,251 3,232 2,759 2,012 2,011 2,167 988 663
40 Ambarli (Istanbul) Turkey Turkey Mediterranean 3,062 3,445 3,378 3,097 2,686 2,540 1,836
41 Vancouver  Canada Americas 3,054 2,913 2,825 2,713 2,551 2,514 2,492 2,307 2,208 1,767 1,665
42 Port Said Egypt Egypt Mediterranean 3,036 3,036 4,100 3,631 4,272 3,646 3,300 3,202 2,127 2,127 1,522 869
43 Tanger-Med (Tangiers) Morocco Morocco Mediterranean 2,971 3,354 2,558 1,900 2,070 2,058 1,222
44 Yokohama Japan Japan Japanese Sea 2,787 2,775 2,888 3,053 3,083 3,280 2,555 3,490 3,400 3,200 2,873 2,718
45 Durban South Africa South Africa 2,770 2,633 2,529 2,713 2,762
46 Colón Panama Panama Americas 2,765 3,356 2,060 1,900 1,600 2,802 1,856[13] 2,262 N/A 1,947 2,150
47 Kobe Japan Japan Japanese Sea 2,707 2,765 2,553 2,568 2,470 2,556
48 Keelung Taiwan Taiwan Taiwan 2,666 2,943 2,642 2,705 2,403 2,199 1,578
49 Melbourne Australia Australia Oceania 2,638 2,492 2,548 2,507 2,348
50 Nagoya  Japan Japanese Sea 2,631 2,740 2,709 2,655 2,623 2,549 2,113 2,817 2,890 2,740 2,470 2,304
List of busiest container ports
  Level in 2015
  Level in 2004

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Top 30 container ports in the world

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