CLASSIFICATION OF VESSELS ON THE BASIS OF LENGTH & DWT

Classification

NAME LENGTH (M) DWT
MINI-HANDY 100-130 0-20000
HANDY-SIZE 130-150 20000-40000
HANDY-MAX 150-200 40000-50000
SUPRA MAX 200 50000-60000
ULTRA MAX 198-200 60000-67000
PANAMAX 200-295 68000-75000
POST-PANAMAX 366 75000-85000
KAMSARAMAX 229 85000-95000
BABY-CAPE 255 95000-120000
CAPE SIZE 230-270 >120000
     

TOTAL NUMBER OF SHIPS IN OPERATIONS (WORLD WIDE) :- 53045

TOTAL NUMBER OF SHIPS :

SHIP TYPE NUMBERS
GENERAL CARGO SHIPS 16958
BULK CARRIER 11379
CRUDE OIL TANKER 7388
CHEMICAL TANKER 5609
CONTAINER SHIPS 5152
RO/RO PASSENGER SHIPS 4627
LIQUIFIED NATURAL GAS TANKER 1932
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