Vysotsk Coal Terminal throughput soars 48 percent in Jan-Sept

07.10.2011 16:27
Section: Different
The volume of Russian exports of thermal coal through the port of Vysotsk (Leningrad region) in January-September 2011 surged by 48% compared to the same period of last year, to 2,456,690 tons, the port’s stevedore company said.

In September, the first 45,000dwt bulker ever docked at the port to take on board export coal. Overall, monthly coal throughput of LLC Port Vystotsk totaled in September 255,760 tons.

Now the port of Vysotsk is able to accommodate and load large tonnage ships thanks to completion of a dredging and reconstruction project implemented in 2008-2010.

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