According to the data of the analytical online service SeaNews PORT STAD, in July 2020, the container turnover of ports in the far Eastern basin increased by 5% compared to the indicator of July last year.
Positive dynamics is observed in almost all areas. Exports grew by 2.5%, imports by 4.8%, and cabotage by 13.9%. Transit, on the other hand, fell by 47.6%.
For the far Eastern basin, the total container turnover of all Russian seaports in July 2020 corresponded to 40.7%.
Loaded containers were processed by 6.5% more than in July 2019. Of the total volume loaded, 8.1% were refrigerated containers, and 91.9% were dry containers. 45.7% of loaded containers passed in import, 30.8% – in cabotage, 20.2% – in export and 3.3% – in transit.
Transshipment of empty containers increased by 1.5%.
In July of this year, the share of the port of Vladivostok in the total container turnover of the far Eastern basin was 56.9%, Vostochny handled 23%, and Korsakov accounted for 8.4%.