Throughput of Archangelsk Sea Commercial Port Up 24.5%
OREANDA-NEWS. October 15, 2008. In January-September 2008, Archangelsk Sea Commercial Port OJSC handled 1.394.6 million tonnes of cargo (+24.5%, year-on-year), the port informs.
In the reported period, transshipment of export cargo amounted to 593,800 tonnes (+84%), import cargo 239,200 tonnes (+7.6%), coastal trade cargo 496,400 tonnes (-5%). Transshipment of non-sea traffic cargo increased by 22%, to 65,100 tonnes.
Archangelsk Sea Commercial Port is a multi-profile stevedoring company operating at the port of Archangelsk. It is specialized in transshipment of general cargo, cellulose, cardboard, containers, timber, metal, fertilizers, heavy equipment and dry bulk cargo. ACS’s facilities enable it to handle 4.5 million tonnes of cargo per year.