Half-year cargo throughput at the Port of Ust-Luga Multipurpose Reloading Complex
13 August 2020
In the first half of 2020 handling of different cargo at Multipurpose Reloading Complex LLC (MRC) based in the Port of Ust-Luga fell 9% on the same period a year before to 2.44 million tonnes.
Coal exports in January-June decreased by 17% to 2.16 million tonnes following changes in the European energy market.
In the reporting period the MRC handled 76 vessels, which is 13% more than in the first half of 2019, and 35 000 railcars. The MRC average handling of railway cars was 193 units, the maximum — 367 units a day.