Sea Ports Record 7.1% Fall In Cargo Throughput
News: Ukrainian sea ports registered a 7.1% year-on-year (y-o-y) fall in cargo throughput to 70.74mn tonnes in January-June, according to the Ukrainian State Statistics Service. In the reported period, transit volume also declined by 16.8% y-o-y to 16.7mn tonnes, while exports posted a drop of 6% y-o-y to 44.1mn tonnes in H113. However, imports increased by 4% y-o-y to 8.8mn tonnes. Additionally, throughput of coastal trade cargoes jumped by 79% y-o-y to 1.05mn tonnes.