According to SeaNews PORTSTAT analytic online service, the total container throughput via the Far East basin ports in June 2020 increased by 7,1% year-on-year. Export grew by 16.8%, cabotage was up 9.7%, and import up 1.9%. Transit, on the contrary, was down 30.4%.
The share of the Far East basin in the total container traffic via all the Russian seaports in June 2020 amounted to 39.3%.
Laden container throughput in the Far East grew by 13% year-on-year. Reefer containers accounted for 7.65% of the total laden container traffic, and dry containers for 92.35%. Imports made 43.2% of all the laden containers, cabotage 28.4%, exports 24.3% and transit 4.1%.
Empty container traffic was up 1.4%.
The port of Vladivostok accounted for 58.8% of the aggregate container throughput via the Russian Far East basin sea ports in June. Vostochny handled 22.7%, and Korsakov 8.7% of the total.