MOSCOW, April 9. / ITAR-TASS /. Cargo turnover of JSC "Arkhangelsk Sea Commercial Port" / ASCP / rose in January-March 2013 compared with January-March 2012 by 6.4 percent to 360.5 tons, the report said the port.
In particular, during the period ASCP handled 175.6 thousand tons of export / increase of 56.4 percent / and 18.5 thousand tons of import cargo / decrease of 65.6 percent / in coastal direction processed 152.5 thousand tons, which is 3.1 percent more than the year before.
JSC "Arkhangelsk Sea Commercial Port" — The port for transshipment of general cargo, including cellulose, cardboard, metals, timber, containers, heavy equipment and bulk cargoes. The port is served by three railway stations of Northern Railway. Throughput of the port in 2012 amounted to 1,615,000 tons.