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Loaded and unloaded tonnage in worldwide maritime trade 2019, by continent

In 2019, Asia accounted for almost 60 percent of goods unloaded worldwide. That year, 6.9 billion metric tons were unloaded in Asian seaports. With just over two billion metric tons, Europe accounted for roughly one-fifth of the global volume of goods unloaded. Overall, 11 billion metric tons of goods were traded worldwide that year.

Volume of loaded and unloaded cargo in seaborne trade in 2019, by continent

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