Number of maritime oil tankers reached 22,886 vessels in 2011 in Malta, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 10.7 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, number of maritime oil tankers in Malta reached an all time high of 22,886 vessels in 2011 and an all time low of 2,476 vessels in 1990. When compared to Malta's main peers, number of maritime oil tankers in Greece amounted to 43,883 vessels, 8,814 vessels in Italy and 1,759 vessels in Turkey in 2011.
Malta has been ranked 3rd within the group of 65 countries we follow in terms of number of maritime oil tankers, 1 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.