In January-July of 2019, the shipment volumes of vegetable oils by enterprises of PJSC Novorossiysk Commercial Sea Port (NCSP Group) totaled 187 thsd tonnes, a decrease of 18.7% (43 thsd tonnes) compared with the same period last year, declared the press-service of the company on September 24.
In the reporting period, the terminal for transshipment of vegetable oils at the Open Joint-Stock Company IPP (launched in November 2018) shipped 174.7 thsd tonnes of vegetable oils.
Also, for the first 7 months of 2019 the transshipment of liquid fertilizers (UAN — urea ammonium nitrate) decreased by 8.8% compared with the same period last season — to 420 thsd tonnes.
At the same time, the transshipment of chemical cargoes (including mineral fertilizers) increased by 26.3% — to 430 thsd tonnes.
The Group operates two large-scale Russian ports — Port of Novorossiysk on the Black Sea coast, and Port of Primorsk on the Baltic Sea, as well as Port of Baltiysk in Kaliningrad oblast.