AFCS: seaports of the Russian Federation in January-February increased transshipment of cargoes by 2,7% to 105,9 mln t


MOSCOW, March 11. Sea ports of the Russian Federation in January-February 2015 increased cargo handling by 2.7% increase compared to the same period last year, up to 105,9 million tons, according to Association of sea commercial ports (ASOP).

The volume of transshipment of liquid cargoes has decreased to 60.3 million tons (-1%) including oil products – up to 22,1 million tons (-9%) and liquefied gas – by 11.8% to 2 million tons, while increased transshipment of crude oil by 5.6% to 35.6 million tons.