Number of maritime oil tankers reached 5,724 vessels in 2011 in Denmark, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 8.62 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, number of maritime oil tankers in Denmark reached an all time high of 5,724 vessels in 2011 and an all time low of 690 vessels in 1999. When compared to Denmark's main peers, number of maritime oil tankers in Germany amounted to 554 vessels, 677 vessels in Netherlands, 8,672 vessels in Norway and 326 vessels in Sweden in 2011.
Denmark has been ranked 11th within the group of 65 countries we follow in terms of number of maritime oil tankers, 3 places above the position seen 10 years ago.