Cargo handling in the port of Leningrad region, January-July 2012, with respect, the same period of the previous year, increased by more than 2 times.
Total handled 23.6 million tons of cargo, which is already more than the result of the port for all of last year (22.7 million tons).
In particular, consumers are shipped 7.8 million tons of coal (an increase over the same period last year 33.5%), 194.2 thousand tons of timber (1%). At the universal transshipment complex processed 1.6 million tons of coal and ferrous metal, which is almost 22% more than 7 months a year earlier.
Through multi-handling system was 388.4 thousand tons of general and other unitized cargo, or 2.3 times more.
On the ferry road-railway ferry complex transported 654.8 million tons of general cargo, or 1.4 times more than in January-July 2011.
The terminal for transshipment of mineral fertilizers handled 560.6 thousand tons (an increase of 12%). Neva pipeline company pumped 5.2 million tons of oil. In the test mode of work "Rosneftbunker", topping 7.2 million tons of petroleum products. Ust-Luga container terminal to process the container in the amount of more than 30,000 tons.
In general stevedoring organizations of Leningrad region, operating in the waters of the Gulf of Finland ports, in January-July this year processed about 76 million tons of cargo, which is 24% more than in the same period a year earlier.
The main turnover provided in Primorsk. It handled and transported for export 44.4 million tons of oil and oil products, which is 1% more than in the last 7 months of last year. Increased by 31% compared to the same period last year, cargo handling and port "Vyborg". Total volume of cargo processed in it exceeded 729,000 tons.