Container Terminal Saint-Petersburg handled 722,000 TEUs in 2018, up 12% YoY
In 2018, Container terminal Saint-Petersburg handled 722,000 TEUs, 12% more than in 2017, says the stevedoring company.
In the reporting period, exports totaled 373,600 TEUs, +5% versus the result of 2017. Imports grew by 21% to 348,500 TEUs.
In 2018, the number of calls totaled 540 with average shipload of 1,337 TEUs (up 27% versus 1,087 TEUs in 2017). Container shipments by railway transport accounted for 26% of the terminal’s total cargo throughput.
According to Mortsentr-TEK JSC, CTSP retained its leadership among container terminals of Russia. The terminal’s market share in Saint-Petersburg and Ust-Luga is 2018 made 33%, in the Baltic Basin - 29%, in Russia – 14%.
Container terminal Saint-Petersburg CJSC (CTSP, a company of UCL Port, stevedoring division of the international transportation group UCL Holding) is a modern facility specializing in handling of all types of container cargo, including refrigerated containers, oversize and hazardous cargoes.