59.5% — to 1.01 million tonnes
Gruzoperevalki of "Port Vysotsky" for January-March 2013 amounted to 1 million 016 thousand 762.9 tonnes of Russian coal, up 59.5% from the same period last year. The press service of the stevedoring company.
Gruzoperevalki in March 2013 amounted to 313 328.6 tonnes of Russian coal.
It is noted that the coal terminal seaport Visotsk for the first time in its history, in the three months shipped over 1 million tons of export coal. The record was made possible thanks to regular work with the courts Panamax. Since November last year, the monthly Vysotsk loaded on three ships of this class.
Vysotsk located in the Leningrad region. The port has 2 stevedoring company — "Port Vysotsky" and LLC "Vysotsk-LUKOIL-II». Cargo turnover at the port in 2011 amounted to 13.42 million tons. In May 2012, the Russian government has decided to expand the Vysotsk to include in the composition of its land boundaries and adjacent waters occupied by the facilities under construction at Cape Trip marine terminal designed for handling general cargo capacity of up to 3 million tons per year. Throughput of the port of Vysotsk in 2012 increased as compared to 2011 by 2% — up to 13 million 634.2 thousand tons.