The new record of cruise passengers achieved in Klaipeda Seaport

2016 09 07
The new record of cruise passengers achieved in Klaipeda Seaport

Pursuant to the  data as of the 5th of  September of the current year the cargo handling turnover in Klaipeda Seaport in August of 2016 dropped down by 2,6 pct.  or by 80,9 thou. tn to 3,07  mln tn comparing with August  of 2015.

Within the period of January – August of the current year 26,22 mln tn of cargo, i.e. more by 3,4 pct. or by 852,4 thou. tn comparing with corresponding period of 2015 were handled in the Seaport of Klaipeda. The Seaport accommodated 4 496 vessels, more by 2,0 pct. or by 90 vessels with 264 925 passengers on board, i.e. more by 3,5 pct. or by 8 966 passengers comparing with January- August of 2015.

Year-on-year changes of the overall turnover  in August of 2016 according to cargo types:

 

  • Liquid cargo – 669,6  thou. tn were handled, -21,9 pct. or -188,3 thou. tn yoy;
  • General cargo – 958,0 thou. tn were handled, +5,3 pct. or +48,0 thou. tn yoy;
  • Dry and bulk cargo – 1 444,7 thou. tn were handled, +4,3 pct.  or +59,4 thou. tn yoy.

 

 

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