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Iran’s PMO records surge in load/unload operations at country’s ports

Transport Materials 12 September 2022 09:34
Baku, Azerbaijan Trend News Agency Elnur Baghishov
Iran’s PMO records surge in load/unload operations at country’s ports

The volume of cargo loaded and unloaded at Iranian ports increased by 1.8 percent from the beginning of the current Iranian year (March 21, 2022), to September 11, 2022, compared to the same period last Iranian year, Trend reports via the Iranian Ports and Maritime Organization (PMO).

In total, about 70.5 million tons of cargo were loaded and unloaded in Iranian ports during the reporting period. Meanwhile, in the same period last Iranian year, the figure stood at 69.2 million tons.

So, about 25.9 million tons of crude oil and oil products were loaded and unloaded in Iranian ports within the mentioned period. This is an increase of 1.2 percent compared to the same period last Iranian year (about 25.5 million tons).

The volume of twenty-foot equivalent unit (TEU) container shipments amounted to 1.09 million tons. This is an increase of 10 percent compared to the same period last Iranian year (990,000 tons).

The volume of other container shipments was 12 million tons, which is 4.5 percent more than in the same period of the last Iranian year (11.5 million tons).

The general cargo volume stood at 10 million tons showing a 7.8-percent increase compared to the same period of the last Iranian year (9.27 million tons).

Dry bulk cargo volume reached 20.9 million tons. This is an increase of 1.5 percent compared to the same period of the last Iranian year (20.6 million tons).

The liquid bulk cargo was 1.6 million tons. This is 27.1 percent less than in the same period of the last Iranian year (2.22 million tons).

The cargo was loaded and unloaded at Iranian ports in Abadan, Arvandkenar, Astara, Imam Khomeini, Amirabad, Anzali, Bushehr, Tiab, Jask, Chabahar, Charak, Chavibdeh, Khorramshahr, Dayyer, Shahid Bahonar, Shahid Rajaee, Shahid Haqqani, Fereidoonkenar, Qeshm, Genaveh, Bandar Lengeh, and Noshahr.

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