The turnover of “Multipurpose Reloading Complex” grew by 12%
16 April 2015
In the 1st quarter of 2015 LLC “Multipurpose Reloading Complex” (MRC) handled over 1 mln tons of cargoes which exceeds by 12% the indicators of the same period of the last year. The growth of indicators is caused by increase of handling volumes of power generating coal – main cargo of the company – due to stable high demand for energy materials in Europe.
The company ensured positive dynamics by the implementation of the programme on technical re-equipment allowing to increase the speed of handling of railcars. Due to putting into operation of two manipulator-cranes and two front loaders average day discharge of MRC increased by 13% up to 160 open-top railcars in the 1st quarter of 2015. Maximum discharge amounted to 268 open-top railcars per day.
All in all within three months of this year 14 555 open-top railcars with coal were discharged at the berths of the company.
Within the reporting period the terminal handled 17 transportation vessels.
Reference: LLC “Multipurpose Reloading Complex” (included in UCL Port- stevedoring division of the International transportation group UCL Holding) is a cargo terminal in the port of Ust-Luga in the Leningrad region, specializing in reception, storage and shipment of export and import general and bulk cargoes. Main cargo reloaded by the company is export power generating coal. In 2014 the turnover of LLC “MRC” amounted to 4 mln. tons of cargo.