Ports Industry Fact
Demand at our ports will continue to increase. Container throughput is expected to triple by 2020.
(Australian Maritime Group and Meyrick and Associates. International and Domestic Shipping and Ports Study. Wollongong, Australia, 2007.)
There are over 60 ports in Australia, but more than 95% of volume is handled in 20 ports.
(Infrastructure Australia and the National Transport Commission. National Ports Strategy Background Paper. December 2010.)