Ukraine: for 10 months of 2019, Kherson Sea Commercial Port processed over 3.1 mln tonnes of cargoes




For 10 months of 2019, the State enterprise Kherson Sea Commercial Port processed more than 3.11 mln tonnes of cargoes, an increase of 28.2% compared with the same period of 2018, and also realized more than 90% of the annual transshipment plan, declared the State Enterprise Ukrainian Sea Ports Authority (USPA) on November 7.

In October 2019, the port operators, working in the seaport of Kherson, demonstrated the record transshipment figures — almost 495 thsd tonnes. It became the best indicator for 6 recent years. As of the beginning of November 2019, the port already realized 90% of the annual plan of cargo transshipment. Increasing of the export volumes of such agricultural products, as soybeans, corn for grain, wheat bran, barley became one of the major factors that contributed to achievement of the reporting results, said the Head of the Kherson Seaport Authority, Volodymyr Garashchenko.