The countries with the highest quality of port infrastructure in 2016 include the Netherlands with an overall rating of 6.8, Singapore with a rating of 6.7, as well as the United Arab Emirates and Hong Kong, both with a rating of 6.4.
In 2015, Kuehne + Nagel was ranked as the world’s leading ocean freight forwarder. In 2016, Kuehne + Nagel generated worldwide revenue of about 16.5 billion Swiss francs. As of April 3, 2017, the world’s leading container ship operators based on TEUs were: APM-Maersk, Mediterranean Shipping Company and CMA CGM Group.
* The abbreviation TEU stands for twenty-foot equivalent unit, a standard unit of measure in the shipping industry used to describe the capacity of container ships and terminals.