The head department of statistics reports that within ten months of this year on water moorings of 12 enterprisesNikolaev area15% of nation-wide volume of freights were processed. As a result of an economic crisis the volume of processing decreased against the similar period of last year by 5% and made 20 million tons. As well as in previous years, in structure of the processed freights prevailed export (57,5%). Specific weight transit and import, respectively, made 24% and 18,1%, the part of freights of internal connection was insignificant.
Almost all freght traffic (97,4%) was processed on sea moorings. Thus volumes of processing of freights on them decreased by 2,6%.
Since the beginning of year on moorings of area 2070 vessels were unloaded and loaded, from them 1918 - belonged to foreign owners and frakhtovalshchik that respectively for 17,9% and 3,8% less than in ten months 2008.