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Unit emissions of vehicles in Finland

Freight waterborne traffic

These pages show the emissions from freight ships per transport unit and kilometre. Depending on the type of the vessel, the transport unit may refer for example to the entire ship, one tonne of freight, one container or one trailer.

The given numbers are representative of the situation in Finland (waterborne traffic to or from Finland) in terms of vessel types, amounts of cargo transported, the fuels used, geographical position etc.

How the numbers are defined is explained in Methodology. Guidance and tips for how to use the numbers correctly is given in User's guide.

Unit emissions for passenger ships are found in Passenger waterborne traffic.

Frequently asked questions




These ship types represent typical waterborne traffic in Finland. Properties of the ship types are described in section Methodology and guidance how to define unit emissions for a ship of a different size and type are found in User's guide.


User's guide
Container ships
Roro and Ropax ships
Bulk carriers
General cargo ships
Pusher barges
Chemical tankers
All freight ships