According to SeaNews PORTSTAT analytic online service, the total cargo throughput of all the Russian sea ports during January-May 2021 amounted to more than 340.5 mn tons (-3.1% year-on-year). Five terminals handled 93.4 mn tons or 27.4% of this volume.
CPC-R in Novorossiysk is the leader in January-May 2021 in terms of cargo throughput. Its cargo traffic decreased by 7.2% year-on-year down to 25 mn tons.
Novorossiysk Commercial Sea Port stepped rates the second in January-May 2021. Cargo traffic via terminal amounted to 22.1 mn tons, down 13.6% year-on-year.
Primorsk Commercial Port handled 21.6 mn tons, down 22.4% year-on-year.
Cargo throughput via Transneft Kozmino Port in Vostochny decreased by 4.3% down to 13.9 mn tons.
Vostochny Port handled 10.8 mn tons. Its cargo traffic was down 7.6% year-on-year.
It should be noted that the stevedores which demonstrated the highest growth did not get into the Top-5.
Primoretz Fishing Cooperative in Nakhodka saw its cargo traffic surge 30.7-fold, Za Rodiny Fishing Cooperative in Kaliningrad was up 21.3-fold and Nakhodka Oil Bunker was up 20.1-fold.
The largest decrease in cargo traffic was in Anroskrym in port Kavkaz (-96.3%), Balt Nafta Cooperative in Kaliningrad (-94.4%) and Terminal-Sovgavan in Sovetskaya Gavan (-90.6%).