On moorings of trade ports and other enterprises of the Nikolaev area from January to September it is processed 17 million 700 thousand tons of freights. As reports Head department of statistics of area, it is 5,6% less, than for the same period of last year.
The majority of the processed freights (94,7% of total amount) - dry-cargo, report in management. In comparison with the corresponding period of 2008 the volume of processing of transit freights decreased by 25,9% and made 4 million 300 thousand tons, import - for 40,1% (3 million 100 thousand tons), internal connection - for 52,2% (50 thousand 500 tons). At the same time the volume of processing of export freights increased by 33,2% and made 10 million 300 thousand tons.
Since the beginning of year on water moorings 1 836 vessels, from them 1 704 - foreign and инфрахт are processed. The total of the processed vessels was reduced against January - September of last year by 19%, foreign and инфрахт for 4,8%. On river moorings there was their reduction by 52,9%, on sea - for 14%.