Container Traffic via Far East Basin Ports in May Up 22.5%

Container Traffic via Far East Basin Ports in May Up 22.5%

  • 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 Far East basin ports in May 2021 increased by 22.5% year-on-year. Export grew by 3.5%, import surged by 72.7%, and transit by 77.4%. Cabotage, on the contrary, declined by 2.3%.

    The share of the Far East basin in the total container traffic via all the Russian seaports in May 2021 amounted to 35.5%.

    Laden container throughput in the Far East increased by 26% year-on-year. Reefer containers accounted for 6.3% of the total laden container traffic, and dry containers for 93.7%. Imports made 50.8% of all the laden containers, cabotage 24.1%, exports 19.1% and transit 5.9%.

    Empty container traffic was up 13.6%.

    The port of Vladivostok accounted for 56.9% of the aggregate container throughput via the Russian Far East basin sea ports in May. Vostochny handled 26.9%, and Korsakov 5.9% of the total.


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