The number of %22150 GT and above%22 ships carrying cargo is decreasing.
In the 2010-2020 period, the number of 150 GT and above “load-purpose” ships in the Turkish Maritime Fleet is decreasing.
This decrease; It is 44.4% for “Dry Cargo (General Cargo)” ships, 56.6% for “Bulk Cargo” ships, 20% for “Container” ships and 18.8% for “Liquid & Gas Tankers”. It is 37.6.
For other data that may be relevant to this data, you can refer to the pages of DWTs of Ships of 150 GT and Above by Ship Types in the Turkish Maritime Fleet and Average DWTs of Ships of 150 GT and Above According to 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 Tons (GRT / GT): It is the volume in cubic meters below the main deck and the enclosed spaces above the main deck. For detailed information, see https://armatorlerbirligi.org.tr/hacim-ve-agirliklar .