At the end of the first half of 2020 SE "Yuzhny commercial Sea port" increased turnover of up to 10.6 million tons. That's 58% more than the planned indicators and 61% higher compared to the same period last year. This was announced by the Minister of infrastructure of Ukraine Vladislav Crickley.
"in Spite of the pandemic and crisis, the Ukrainian ports continue to demonstrate excellent dynamics. In may, the growth of turnover of all the ports was more than 10%. In January-June the port "southern" shows an increase of more than 60%. From port efficiency affects the income of budgets, so our main task is to use the potential of ports 100%", - said the Minister of infrastructure.
a Key focus of port development was the diversification of goods, and the turnover of enterprises covered the export, import, transit and cabotage. Thus, in January-June this year, the state passed a stevedore 7,812 million tons of cargo for export (+ 62%), 1,480 million tons in import (+ 56%), 1,820 million tonnes of transit (+36 %) and 211,4 thousand tons of cabotage (+2 542%).
the Volume of processed ore at the company amounted to 7 million 452,4 thousand tons. It's 80% more than has been done in the first half of 2019. The main raw material for steel imports coal, Nickel ore and bentonite clay.
"the First half of 2020 is an important period in the history of the Yuzhny port. We have begun to implement large-scale projects on modernization of transshipment facilities in the port. The staff of the enterprise consistently shows high results: the largest in the history of the port of South the monthly and quarterly handling, maximum processing performance of the gondolas. Increasing the income and improving the equipment we capitalize the company," said acting Director of GP "Sea trade port Yuzhny" Alexander Oleynik.
we will Remind, in may the port of the South set a new record for transshipment of goods – 2.1 million tons. It's 80% more than the same period last year and 86% above target.