Cargo handling in Klaipėda port in July of 2011

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Cargo handling in Klaipėda port in July of 2011
CARGO HANDLING IN KLAIPĖDA PORT
July of 2011
2,96 million tons of sea - born cargo, i.e. more 21,6 percent if to compare with the corresponding period of 2010, were handled in Klaipėda Port in July of 2011. In July of this year Klaipeda Port has set two new records in cargo handling turnover by handling 1 062,6 thousand tons of fertilizers and 23 380 units of Ro-Ro cargo. 795,8 thousand tons of oil were transhipped via Būtinges Terminal.
Cargo handling in July of 2010 and 2011 in tons
Cargo
Volumes
Change in percent.
07 of 2010
07 of 2011
Totally
2 435 566,6
2 961 088,9
+21,6
Liquefied cargoes
658 939,1
894 958,8
+35,8
Dry and bulk cargoes
995 376,6
1.190 888,7
+19,6
General cargoes
781 250,9
875 241,4
+12,0
Vessels
539
563
+4,5
Passengers, including
47 123
39 146
-16,9
Cruise vessel passengers
7 737
3 300
-57,3
Būtingės terminal
798 890,5
795 798,2
-0,4
Cargoes constituting 85,0 percent (Jule of 2011) of overall cargo turnover in Klaipėda Port
Fertilizers
798 426,5
1 062 619,6
+33,1
Oil products
634 942,7
713 165,2
+12,3
Ro-ro cargo
355 406,9
397 685,0
+11,9
Ro-ro cargo (units)
22 509
23 380
+3,9
Containerised cargo
267 253,4
343 431,7
+28,5
Containerised cargo (TEU)
23 398
31 127
+33,0
According to cargo groups in July:
Dry and bulk cargoes increased by    +19,6 pct., totally 1 190,9 thousand tons were handled.
Liquefied cargoes increased by          +35,8 pct., totally 895,0 thousand tons were handled
General cargoes increased by           +12,0 pct., totally 875,2 thousand tons were handled.
Handling turnover of fertilizers in July of 2011 made 1 062,6 thousand tons, i,.e. more by 33,1 percent or by 264,2 thousand tons comparing with the corresponding period of 2010. Handling volumes of oil products in July of 2011 made 713,2 thousand tons, the change is +12,3 percent or +78,2 thousand tons. 397,7 thousand tons of Ro-Ro cargo,i.e. more by 11,9 percent, or by 42,3 thousand tons comparing with thecorresponding period of the previous yearwere handled in July of 2011. Calculating in units 23 380 units of this cargo, i.e. more by 3,9 percent or by 871 units were handled comparing with July of the previous year. Volumes of containerised cargohandling (calculating in TEU) were 31 127 TEU, i.e. more by 33,0 percent or by 7 729 TEU thanduring the corresponding period of 2010. In terms of tonnage the turnover of containerised cargo handlingalso advanced. Calculating in tons the growth rate was 328,5 percent or 76,2 thousand tons, in total 343,4 thousand tons were handled comparing with the corresponding period of 2010.
Throughout July of this year 39 146 passengers, i.e. less by 16,9 percent, or by 7977 passengers than during the corresponding month of 2010 visited Klaipėda Port. In July of this year 3 300 cruise passengers, i.e. less by 4 437 cruise passengers or by 57,3 percent comparing with the corresponding period of 2010 called Klaipeda Port.
563 vessels, i.e. more by 4,5 percent or by 24 vessels comparing with the corresponding month of the previous year called Klaipėda port in July of 2011. 
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