2016 April 6 16:09

Throughput of Murmansk Sea Fishing Port down 29.5% to 67,000 t in Jan-March'16 (photo)

In January-March 2016, Murmansk Sea Fishing Port OJSC handled 67,000 t of cargo, down 29.5%, year-on-year, shows the stevedoring company’s statistics.

In the reported period, the company handled 40,800 t of fish products (-28.7%, year-on-year).

In March, the company handled 20,400 t of cargo including 13,800 t of fish products  (in February – 11,500).

In March 2016 the port handled 96 vesssels (in February - 119).

OJSC 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 2,765 meters long. It owns port fleet, fleet of lifting equipment, auxiliary equipment, refrigerators, rail facilities and yard engines.

In 2015 the company handled 371,400 t of cargo (-10.8%).