Baltic ports see cargo turnover grow 3.2% in January

Published: 03.03.2017 Related countries:  Latvia Latvia

Baltic ports see cargo turnover grow 3.2% in January

Baltic ports see cargo turnover grow 3.2% in January

 

All Baltic ports together handled 13.468 million tons of cargo in January this year, up by 3.2 percent or 422,000 tons from the same month in 2016, according to the data released by the Latvian Central Statistical Bureau.

Of all cargos handled by the Baltic ports in January this year, 47.9 percent were reloaded in Latvia, 31.4 percent in Lithuania and 20.7 percent in Estonia.

Compared to January 2016, cargo turnover grew in Latvian and Lithuanian ports but decreased in Estonia.

The cargo turnover of the Latvian ports rose 13.4 percent or 760,500 tons to 6.449 million tons in January this year.

 

 

RIGA, March 3 (LETA)

 

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