Every year the Port of Hamburg handles over 78 million tons of container cargo. While much of it arrives from countries in Asia destined for dinner tables, factories and high-streets in Europe, the port increasingly ships out goods to the east - where demand for luxury is growing. We crunch the numbers to see how it all adds up.

Top 20: Commodities carried through Port of Hamburg, tons (2010)

Top 10: Trading partners (total containers carried through port)

■ Imports ■ Exports

Interactive by Matt Barringer, CNN