Project Insight - Port Construction Projects: The Americas
|出版日||ページ情報||英文 28 Pages
|プロジェクト分析：南北アメリカの港湾建設プロジェクト Project Insight - Port Construction Projects: The Americas|
|出版日: 2019年05月09日||ページ情報: 英文 28 Pages||
The US is the leading economy and trading power in the Americas, and consequently has the largest volume of trade through its ports in the region. The busiest container port, Los Angeles (LA), with 9.34 million twenty foot equivalent units (TEU) in 2017, is only 17th globally, as Asia-Pacific ports dominate the global stage. Long Beach (California) and New York/New Jersey, in second and third place, handle trade through their ports of 7.54 million TEU and 6.70 million TEU respectively.
According to the American Association of Port Authorities (AAPA), the customs district of New Orleans, LA was the busiest port in the US, in terms of total tonnage, with 268.4 million metric tons (MMT) in 2017, closely followed by the customs district of Houston-Galveston, TX, with 265.9 MMT. The volume of waterborne trade monitored for the 35 customs districts in the US increased substantially in volume terms from 1.28 billion metric tons (MT) in 2016 to 1.38 billion metric tons (MT) in 2017 - a rise of 7.8%. In terms of value, US waterborne trade increased from US$1.47 trillion in 2015 to US$1.60 trillion in 2017.
Latin America has less trade through its ports, and is led by Colon on the Panama Canal with a volume of 3.89 million TEI in 2017. Santos in Brazil, the leader in 2016, is now second, handling 3.58 million TEU in 2017. Balbao in Panama is in third place for trade handled, with 2.89 million TEU. The 120 ports in the region saw activity rose by 6.1% in 2017 compared with the previous year, with volume trade in 2017 amounting to 50.6 million TEU.
The report "Project Insight - Port Construction Projects: The Americas" provides analysis based on projects showing total project values for the Americas and analysis by stage and funding for the top ten countries. The top 50 projects are listed for the region giving country, stage, value of port construction. Ranked listings of the key operators for the sector are also provided showing the leading contractors, consulting engineers and project owners. Country profiles are provided for the top 10 countries including the US, Brazil and Peru.
The report "Project Insight - Port Construction Projects: The Americas" enables the user to: