Forecast for global number of container ship TEU deliveries 2017-2019

Projected global TEU capacity of container ships delivered from 2017 to 2019

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Release date

January 2017



Survey time period

as of January 1, 2016

Supplementary notes

* According to the source, this statistic reflects the expected fleet after provision for future scrappings and delivery slippage, based on the following assumptions:

  • Slippage : 30 ships for 250,000 teu planned for delivery in 2017 are assumed to be delayed to the following year.

    Based on orderbook as of January 1, 2017 and assuming no ships are deleted after that date (other than those planned).

    The abbreviation TEU stands for twenty-foot equivalent units.

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