- 140 million tonnes of cargo were handled by the port in 2014.
- 1.6 million shipping containers (20-foot equivalent units) were handled in Vancouver last year, with the port's container cargo expected to increase to 5 million containers by 2020.
- $1,200 per container is the estimated value to the regional economy in the provision of value-added goods and services, according to Port Metro Vancouver.
- 12,573,833 containers from China passed through PMV in 2014, making it the leading trading country by some margin. The second biggest trading company was Japan with 2,507,436 shipping containers.
*Numbers sourced fromportmetrovancouver.com and dpworld.ca