ECLAC: San Antonio and Valparaiso 12th and 14th busiest container ports 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. San Antonio and Valparaiso were respectively the 12th and 14th busiest ports by this measure, handling about 1.1mn and 1.0mn TEU in 2014.

Source : 15 June 2015/ECLAC/Santiago/IND