ECLAC: Buenos Aires 9th busiest container port in Latin America and Caribbean in 2014


  According to the Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC), the total volume of containers handled through 120 ports in the region rose by 1.3% in calendar 2014 to around 47mn TEUs. The increase followed gains of 5.8% in 1.7% in 2013, 5.8% in 2012 and 13.8% in 2011. Buenos Aires was the ninth busiest container port by this measure, handling just over 1.4mn TEU in 2014.

Source : 15 June 2015/ECLAC/Buenos Aires/IND