Throughput of Murmansk Sea Fishing Port up 16.8% to 140,500 t in 5M’17 (photo)
In January-May 2017, Murmansk Sea Fishing Port JSC handled 140,500 t of cargo, up 16.8%, year-on-year, shows the stevedoring company’s statistics.
In the reporting period, the company handled 74,500 t of fish products (-10.2%, year-on-year).
In May 2017, the port’s throughput grew by 35.1% to 32,300 t including 21,500 t of fish (+48.3%), the best result over the 5-year period.
In May, Murmansk Sea Fishing Port handled 111 vessels (vs 80 vessels handled in April).
JSC Murmansk Sea Fishing Port specializes in handling cargo from fishing boats, mother ships and reefer ships. It also transships packaged, palleted and loose cargo, as well as general cargo of commercial and military use. The company’s quay side is 4.5 km long. It owns port fleet, fleet of lifting equipment, auxiliary equipment, refrigerators, rail facilities and yard engines.
In 2016, the company handled 308,900 t of cargo (-16.8%).