Number of maritime oil tankers reached 8,672 vessels in 2011 in Norway, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 7.32 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, number of maritime oil tankers in Norway reached an all time high of 20,954 vessels in 1992 and an all time low of 8,672 vessels in 2011. When compared to Norway's main peers, number of maritime oil tankers in Denmark amounted to 5,724 vessels, 610 vessels in Finland, 0.465 vessels in Iceland and 326 vessels in Sweden in 2011.
Norway has been ranked 8th within the group of 65 countries we follow in terms of number of maritime oil tankers, 3 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.