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Rail freight traffic in Estonia: 8.0 mln tn carried in I-VIII 2017 (-5.9% yoy)

Transit traffic dropped by 13.6% year-on-year to 5.0 mln tn, followed by domestic shipments (+25% yoy to 2.0 mln tn), imports (-14% yoy to 0.81 mln tn), and exports (+11% yoy to 0.15 mln tn).

Port of Turku: 62,154 trucks & trailers handled in I-VII 2017 (+2.2% yoy)

Out of the total number, exports accounted for 31,738 ro-ro cargo units (+2.75% year-on-year), while imports added the remaining 30,416 (+1.6% yoy).

Latvian seaports: 43.06 mln tn handled in I-VIII 2017 (+4.8% yoy)

With 23.05 mln tn (+16.3% year-on-year), the turnover of dry bulk accounted for more than half of the volumes going through the country's ports over 2017's first eight months.

Belarus-Kaliningrad Oblast rail freight traffic: 5.8 mln tn carried in I-VII 2017 (+13.4% yoy)

The volumes were carried by the state-owned Belarusian Railway.

Hapag-Lloyd: 4.22 mln TEU carried in H1 2017 (+14% yoy)

The figure includes almost 0.25 mln TEU from the United Arab Shipping Company (UASC) with whom Hapag-Lloyd merged on May 24th, 2017.

TransContainer: 1.84 mln TEU carried in H1 2017 (+19.8% yoy)

At the same time, the company's terminals in Russia handled a total of 622 thou. twenty-foot containers, marking an increase by 7.6% year-on-year.

Wasaline: 81,473 passengers served in H1 2017 (+10.5% yoy)

At the same time, the ferry company transported a total of 160,861 tonnes of cargo between the ports of Umeå and Vaasa, noting here an increase by 11.8% year-on-year.

Eckerö Line: 41,098 cargo units carried in H1 2017 (+22% yoy)

However, fewer passengers boarded the company's ferries in the reported period - down by 1% year-on-year to nearly 1.39 mln.

Viking Line: 3,078,899 passengers carried in H1 2017 (+6.1% yoy)

The number of carried pax cars rose as well - by 10.5% year-on-year to 314,409 units.

Rostock seaport: 265,253 ro-ro cargo units handled in H1 2017 (+4.2% yoy)

In total, wheeled freight passing the Rostock seaport amounted to 8.0 mln tn in the reported period, staying at the same level as last year.


Baltic Ports Organization


Maritime CIO Forum Rotterdam

Maritime CIO Forum Rotterdam

26 September 2017 • NL/Rotterdam



26-29 September 2017  PL/Gdańsk

Offshore Wind Conference 2017

Offshore Wind Conference 2017

27-28 September 2017 • PL/Warsaw

Operating Specialist Wind Vessels Summit

Operating Specialist Wind Vessels Summit

27-28 September 2017 • DE/Hamburg

Baltic Sea Ports and Shipping

Baltic Sea Ports and Shipping

28-29 September 2017 • EE/Tallinn

Maritime Cyber Resilience Forum Hamburg

Maritime Cyber Resilience Forum Hamburg

10 October 2017 • DE/Hamburg

InnoRail 2017

InnoRail 2017

10-12 October 2017 • HU/Budapest

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