The average DWT of %22150 GT and above%22 ships carrying cargo is increasing.
In the 2010-2020 period, the average DWT of 150 GT and above “freight” vessels in the Turkish Maritime Fleet is increasing.
This increase; It is 10.40% for “Dry Cargo (General Cargo)” ships, 54.60% for “Container” ships and 43.50% for “Liquid & Gas Tankers”. On the other hand, “Bulk cargo” ships decreased by 5.71%.
For other data that may be related to this data, you can refer to the pages of 150 GT and Over Ships by Ship Types in the Turkish Maritime Fleet and DWTs of 150 GT and Over Ships by Ship Types in the Turkish Maritime Fleet .
Source : General Directorate of Maritime Affairs-Department of Maritime Trade Development, Fleet Statistics, DWT and Number Development of Turkish Maritime Fleet by Ship Types Ships of 150 GT and Over
For detailed information about Dry Cargo Ships, Bulk Cargo Ships, Container Ships, Liquid and Gas Tankers, you can refer to https://armatorlerbirligi.org.tr/gemi-tipleri .
Gros Ton (GRT / GT) : It is the volume in cubic meters below the main deck and the enclosed spaces on the main deck. For detailed information, see https://armatorlerbirligi.org.tr/hacim-ve-agirliklar .
Deadweight : Deadweight & Deadweight (tons) is the weight that a ship can load until it reaches the allowable sinking (main loading line). For detailed information, see https://armatorlerbirligi.org.tr/hacim-ve-agirliklar .