In January - March, 2009 the Nikolaev sea trade port reduced cargo handling in comparison with the similar period of 2008 by 9,9%, or for 213 thousand tons - to 1940,9 thousand tons. About it reports a press - service of the Nikolaev sea trade port.
In comparison with the fourth quarter 2008 the seaport increased cargo handling by 9,2%, or for 164 thousand tons.
"In the first three months of the current year 185 vessels (including the 14th Panamax type) were processed and more than 22 thousand cars", - is spoken in the message.
In goods turnover of port of 969,3 thousand tons made transit freights, for export shipped more than 800 thousand tons, the volume of import made more than 130 thousand tons.
As it was reported, in the 4th quarter 2008 the Nikolaev sea trade port reduced cargo handling in comparison with the similar period of 2007 by 21%, or 474 thousand tons to 1 777 thousand tons.
The port is engaged in an overload of grain, potash fertilizers, coal, bauxites, ores, the woods, building materials, metal, freights in bags, Tarn - piece freights, has 11 operating moorings, and also 3 under construction.
The territory of port makes 94 hectares, the water area - 225 hectares, mooring depths - 10.5м, length of railroad tracks - 24,6 m, depth of the approach channel - 10,5 m
The port has 36 cranes, and also 89 auto-loaders with a loading capacity from 1,5 to 25 tons.