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The cargo handling turnover in Klaipeda Seaport increased by 16,1 pct. and reached the previous throughput of 3 mln. tn. per month.

2014 05 08
The cargo handling turnover in Klaipeda Seaport increased by 16,1 pct. and reached the previous throughput of 3 mln. tn. per month.

In April of the current year the cargo handling turnover surged even by +16,1 pct.: totally 3 114,4 thou. tn were handled, i.e. more by +432,6 thou. tn comparing with April of 2013.

Such significant increase was determined by the record throughput of fertilizers handled per month during the entire history of the Seaport: altogether 1 237,2 thou. tn (more by +64,9 pct. or +486,8 thou. tn comparing with April of 2013) of bulk, liquid and packed fertilizers were handled. The handling turnover of fertilizers in April of the current year was higher by +6,9 pct. or by +79,7 thou. tn than in August of 2011 when the handling volumes of fertilizers reached 1 157,5 thou. tn (the second achieved result in the throughput of fertilizers).

Containerised cargoes (451,4 thou. tn were handled, the yoy change was +14,5 pct. or +57,2 thou. tn);
-oil products ( 616,3 thou. tn were transhiped, the yoy change was -2,2 pct. or -13,9 thou. tn);
-Ro-Ro cargoes (358,5 thou. tn were handled, the yoy change was -7,7 pct. or -28,9 thou. tn);
-ore ( 91,8 thou. tn were handled,  the yoy change was  +219,5 times  or +63 thou. tn);
-agriculture products (88,4 thou. tn were handled, the yoy change was +34,6 pct. or ž22,7 thou. tn)
were the categories of cargo that made the most significant impact on cargo handling turnover in April  of the current year.

Jurga Daujotiene
Marketing specialist
Klaipeda State Seaport Authority
J. Janonio str. 24, LT-92251 Klaipeda, Lithuania
Tel. +370 46 499 750, fax +370 46 499625
E-mail statistics@port.lt