Concept variable


  Norwegian (bokmål)
Name Deadweight
Definition Deadweight is the maximum weight that a ship can carry. It is quoted here in metric tonns (1000Kg) but can also sometimes be quoted in long tons (1016Kg). Maximum cargo weight will normally range from 3 to 10 per cent below deadweight due to fuel, water, supplies etc.
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Owner 440 - Division for transport, tourism and ICT statistics
Statistical unit Ship
Subject 10.12.40 - Sea transport
Statistics Arrivals of vessels at Norwegian and foreign ports
Linked to StatBank tables