Transport and tourism

Merchant fleet

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF)
Merchant fleet statistics describe vessels entered in the Finnish register of ships. Furthermore, data on vessels registered in the Register of Merchant Vessels are included. The data derive from two different vessel registers (Traficom, the State Department of Åland) and are published monthly and annually.


Statistics Finland


In May 2022, the size of the Finnish merchant fleet was 1,238 vessels. The regular merchant fleet included 673 vessels and the number of small vessels was 281. The number of barges and other engineless vessels was 284 in total. The gross tonnage of the entire registered merchant fleet was 1,994,411. These figures are preliminary data from Statistics Finland's merchant fleet statistics.

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release | Merchant fleet 2022, May

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