Port Statistics

We compile an annual summary report and monthly statistical reports, which are available to download as PDF, or Excel files.

Our statistics

Flinders Ports collects and maintains a wide range of statistical data relating to vessel calls and bulk, break bulk and containerised cargo throughput at our ports.

Information supplied by Flinders Ports is only permitted to be used for the stated purpose and cannot be made available to any third party without prior written permission from Flinders Ports.

If you have any questions about our statistics that you would like to discuss, please call us on +61 (0)8 8447 0611

Key statistics

Do you need port statistics from previous years?

View our annual statistics for 2014

Port statistics PDF 2014

Port statistics Excel 2014

View our annual statistics for 2013

Port statistics PDF 2013

Port statistics Excel 2013

View our annual statistics for 2012

Port statistics PDF 2012

Port statistics Excel 2012

View our annual statistics for 2011

Port statistics PDF 2011

Port statistics Excel 2011


Standard definitions

We use a number of standard definitions in our statistical reports.


Container stowed with dry (non-refrigerated) cargo.


Refrigerated container.


Twenty foot Equivalent Unit. This is the general term used for a 20ft container. The nominal size of vessels is given in TEU and refers to the number of containers that can generally be carried.


General cargoes carried in a freight container.


General cargoes carried in a ship which are shown on separate Bills of Lading.


Cargo shipped in loose condition and of a homogeneous nature e.g. grains, coal, iron ore.


Completely Knocked Down. Sometimes referred to as KDC (Knocked Down Condition) as well. Relates to Motor Vehicles.


A container which will need to be discharged, then reloaded onto vessel before it reaches it destination, so that shippers can access other containers on the vessel.

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With seven ports, Flinders Ports is South Australia's leading privately owned port operator.

Our ongoing program of investment in new plant and infrastructure is driving the safety and productivity gains we are delivering to our valued clients.

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