The Kieler Canal


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Navigation statistics for the Kieler Canal

The transit route The Kieler Canal is constituted by passages from Bornholms Gat to the Kieler Canal and vice-versa.

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Number of ships having passed the Fehmarn Belt per year during the period 2011-2014 from Bornholm to Kiel and vice-versa.

2011
Draught

0-7 m

7-9 m

>9 m

Unknown

Total

Direction

North

South

North

South

North

South

North

South

Cargo ships365136091498147627721046625811445
Tankers112770345340615624107442304
Passenger ships775037530112183
Other ships14280197514843273
Total499744422007194243823662234714205
2012
Draught

0-7 m

7-9 m

>9 m

Unknown

Total

Direction

North

South

North

South

North

South

North

South

Cargo ships4145392217901693305218472412144
Tankers113171252848514622833035
Passenger ships798931610000260
Other ships1381232582402327368
Total5493484623742247475240785415807
2013

Draught

0-7 m

7-9 m

>9 m

Unknown

Total

Direction

North

South

North

South

North

South

North

South

Cargo ships3330318615721395311153339953
Tankers39871352044710512002195
Passenger ships304941530000173
Other ships652171000261121
Total382339502150190541616529412442
2014

Draught

0-7 m

7-9 m

>9 m

Unknown

Total

Direction

North

South

North

South

North

South

North

South

Cargo ships360733031502148833122120410476
Tankers46959037054913842342165
Passenger ships132432320001102
Other ships475574224749213
Total4136397219112073471265705812956

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