Cargo handling in Klaipėda port in November of 2011

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Cargo handling in Klaipėda port in November of 2011
REVIEW OF CARGO TURNOVER RESULTS AT KLAIPĖDA PORT
November 2011
In November 2011 Klaipėda port handled 2,96 million tons of marine cargo, i.e. by 5,1% or 159 000 tons less than in corresponding period in 2010. Slightly lower than average cargo handling results in November this year were caused by  bad  weather conditions, when wind speed reached approx. 30 m/s for a few days. In November oil import through Būtingė terminal amounted to 800,1 thousand tons per month.)
Cargo turnover in November of 2010 and 2011, in tons
Cargo
Turnover
Change %
11 2010
11 2011
In total
3 119 995,0
2 960 798,9
-5,1
Liquid cargo
1 147 938,1
883 954,3
-23,1
Dry and bulk cargo
1 114 984,3
1 205 287,5
+8,1
General cargo
857 072,6
871 557,0
+1,7
Ships
802
710
-11,5
Passengers, of their:
17 042
20 300
+19,1
Cruise ship passengers
0
0
0
Būtingė terminal
899 883,4
800 069,6
-11,1
Cargo, representing 76,4% of the total cargo turnover at the Klaipėda port in November 2011
Oil products
918 192,9
765 255,0
-16,7
Fertilizers
934 652,4
757 674,1
-18,9
Cargo (Ro-ro)
385 490,0
440 186,7
+14,2
Cargo (Ro-ro ) (units)
19 263
22 267
+15,6
Containerized cargo
291 346,4
296 891,5
+1,9
Containerized cargo (TEU)
26 534
26 250
-1,1
Growth  recorded in the following  cargo groups:
Dry and bulk cargo
by +8,1% more, 1 205,3 thousand tons handled
General cargo
by +1,7% more, 871,6 thousand tons handled
Decrease recorded in:
Liquid cargo
-23,0% less, 884,0 thousand tons handled
765,3 thousand tons of oil products were handled in November 2011, change by -16,7 % or -152,9 thousand tons.  Turnover of fertilizersamounted to 757,7 thousand tons in November 2011, i.e. by 18,9 % or 177,0 thousand tons less as compared with the corresponding period in 2010. 440,2 thousand tons of cargo (Ro- ro) were handled in November 2011, which means an increase by 14,2 % or by 54,7 thousand tons as compared with November 2010. In terms of cargo units, 22 267 units were handled, i.e. by 15,6 % or 3 004 units more as compared with November last year. In November 2011, turnover of containers (in TEU) amounted to 26 250 TEU, i.e. by 1,1% or 284 TEU less than in corresponding period in 2010. In terms of tons, growth in handling figures amounted to 1,9 % or 5,5 thousand tons comparing with November 2010, in total  296,9 thousand tons were handled.
20 300 passengers visited Klaipėda in November 2011, i.e. by 19,1% or 3 258 passengers more than in corresponding period in 2010.
710 ships called at Klaipėda port in November 2011, i.e. by 11,5% or 92 ships less than in corresponding period in 2010.
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