2016 April 11 09:43

Throughput of Port Vanino OJSC up 36.8% to 1.6 mln t in QI’2016

In January-February 2014, Port Vanino OJSC handled over 1.6 mln t of cargo (+36.8% or 430,000 t, year-on-year), the Company's press center says.

Transshipment of export cargo exceeded 1.3 mln t. Transshipment of export coal, which makes the core of exports, increased by over 42% to 1.1 mln t. Besides, the Company exported 160,000 t of timber (+10%) and 144,000 t of ferrous metal (+5%).

Transshipment of import cargo totaled 300,000 t (+58%) including 265,000 t of alumina. 

According to Igor Prishchepov, Director General of Port Vanino, the company's throughput suggests  improvement of its results in 2016 against the previous year.

Commercial Seaport Vanino (Port Vanino OJSC) is one of the largest stevedoring companies at the port of Vanino. Apart from multi-purpose berths it operates ferry, container and alumina terminals as well as PORT FLEET deployed for mooring operations, transportation of passengers and supply of ships with water. Shareholders of Port Vanino as of December 31, 2015: Opern Trade Ltd (Cyprus) – 17.76% of the authorized capital (23.68% of ordinary shares), Titan CJSC — 18.75% (24.99%), Statula Holdings Ltd (Cyprus) — 16.23% (21.64%).