Statistics of Port Traffic
Transport Section, Agriculture, Transport & Tourism Division.
The survey provides data on the scale and development of the carriage of goods and passengers by sea.
Directive 2009/42/EC of the European Parliament and the Council of 6 May 2009 on statistical returns in respect of the carriage of goods and passengers by sea. Statutory Instrument Number 90 of 2014 - Statistics (Carriage of goods and passengers by sea) order 2013:
All ports / harbour authorities where carriage of goods and/or passengers occurs.
Data is submitted by all ports.
Principal Variables Collected:
Reporting port, Type of cargo, Direction, Port of loading/unloading, Gross weight of goods in tonnes, Number of passengers, Nationality of registration of the vessel, Number of vessels by type and size, Deadweight of vessels, Gross tonnage of vessels.
Principal External Users:
Eurostat, Ports, Shipping companies and other various interested parties.
Business Area Specialists:
The business specialists above can be contacted by e-mail using their firstname.lastname@example.org