Azov and Black Sea Basin Throughput in September 2021: Ore Down

Azov and Black Sea Basin Throughput in September 2021: Ore Down

  • According to SeaNews PORTSTAT analytic online service, the total cargo throughput via the Azov and Black Sea basin ports in September 2021 decreased by 2.3% year-on-year. Export declined by 4.4%, cabotage was down 13.5%. Import grew by 6.2%, and transit increased by 11.4%.

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

    The share of the Azov and Black Sea basin in the total cargo traffic via all the Russian seaports in September 2021 amounted to 30.5%.

    More than half of the total was oil and products, with crude oil accounting for 29.1% of the overall throughput, and oil products for 22.4%. Grain constituted 23.8% of the total.

    It should be noted that the highest growth was in the sugar segment (up 19-fold), Ro-Ro (up 3.6-fold), reefers cargo (up 3.3-fold).

    The commodities that decreased the most were metal scrap (-94.1%), other bulk (grab) (-77.4%) and ore (-36.6%).

    Novorossiysk accounted for 52.4% of the aggregate cargo throughput via the Russian Azov and Black basin sea ports in September. Taman handled 12.3%, and Tuapse 9.3% of the total.


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