Container ports of Ukraine in 2011 increased transshipment of 11.2% compared with 2010 — up to 0.727 million TEU.
Growth slowed in comparison with the previous year (recall gain speed in 2011 amounted to almost 28%), RZD-Partner. The growth has led to the dynamics of the Port of Odessa, in terms of primary (more than 60% of the grand total of the year). Odessa has increased by almost a third handling, while the second main container port, Illichevsk, reduced handling by 10% (to 0.26 million TEU). In 2010, the Odessa port container throughput increased by 37% (to 0,351,000 TEU), Illichivskiy — by 17% (to 0,301,000).