In July - September the Nikolaev sea trade port reduced cargo handling by 22,37%, or for 0,53 million to 1,839 million t in comparison with the similar period of 2008. About it reported in Mintranssvyaz.
In January - September of MTP I reduced cargo handling by 18,97%, or 1,376 million to 5,878 million t in comparison with the similar period of 2008
As it was reported, in April - June the Nikolaev seaport reduced cargo handling by 23,2%, or for 0,633 million t to 2,098 million t in comparison with the similar period of 2008. 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