Container Traffic via Arctic Basin Ports in December 2020 Down 3.1%

Container Traffic via Arctic Basin Ports in December 2020 Down 3.1%

  • The article is based on SeaNews PORTSTAT online service (available for SeaNews subsribers).

    According to SeaNews PORTSTAT analytic online service, the total container throughput via the Arctic basin ports in December 2020 decreased by 3.1% year-on-year. 

    Cabotage, which accounts for the major share of the total, declined by 2.5%. Export dropped by 50%. Import was non-existent in December 2020.

    The share of the Arctic basin in the total container traffic via all the Russian seaports in December 2020 amounted to 3.1%.

    Laden container throughput in the Arctic basin decreased by 15.2% year-on-year. Reefer containers accounted for 2% of the total laden container traffic, and dry containers for 98%. Cabotage made 99.8% of all the laden containers, exports 0.2%.

    Empty container traffic grew by 19.9%.

    The port of Dudinka accounted for 38.2% of the aggregate container throughput via the Russian Arctic basin sea ports in December. Murmansk handled 32.4% of the total, and Arkhangelsk 28.8%.


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