List of busiest transshipment ports

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This is a list of the World's busiest transshipment ports ranked by their total containerised transshipment cargo handled.[citation needed]. This list does not include Vizhinjam International Seaport in Trivandrum, India which is currently under construction and once operational is expected to be one of the busiest in the sector.

2016[edit]

Rank Port Country
1 Singapore  Singapore
2 Hong Kong  Hong Kong, China
3 Shanghai  China
4 Busan  South Korea
5 Tanjung Pelepas  Malaysia
6 Rotterdam  Netherlands
7 Dubai  United Arab Emirates
8 Gioia Tauro  Italy
9 Algeciras  Spain
10 Hamburg  Germany
11 Salalah  Oman
12 Klang  Malaysia
13 Colombo  Sri Lanka
14 Port Authority of Jamaica  Jamaica
15 Antwerp  Belgium
16 Sines  Portugal
17 Los Angeles  United States
18 New Jersey  United States
19 Port Authority of Jamaica  Jamaica
20 LACONA  Panama
21 Cristoba  Panama
22 Santos  Brazil
23 Tangier  Morocco
24 Penang  Malaysia
25 Luanda  Angola
26 Cape Town  South Africa
27 Maputo  Mozambique
28 Montevideo  Uruguay

Europe[edit]

Rank Port Country
1 Rotterdam  Netherlands
2 Hamburg  Germany
3 Antwerp  Belgium
4 Algeciras  Spain
5 Gioia Tauro  Italy
6 Sines  Portugal

Middle East[edit]

Rank Port Country
1 Dubai  United Arab Emirates
2 Salalah  Oman

America[edit]

Rank Port Country
1 Los Angeles  United States
2 New Jersey  United States
3 Port Authority of Jamaica  Jamaica
4 LACONA  Panama
5 Cristoba  Panama
6 Santos  Brazil

Africa[edit]

Rank Port Country
1 Tangier  Morocco
2 Luanda  Angola
3 Cape Town  South Africa
4 Maputo  Mozambique

Asia[edit]

Rank Port Country
1 Hong Kong  Hong Kong, China
2 Singapore  Singapore
3 Shanghai  China
4 Busan  South Korea
5 Tanjung Pelepas  Malaysia
6 Klang  Malaysia
7 Colombo  Sri Lanka
8 Penang  Malaysia

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