The Port of Leixões recorded the best month in 10 years
LEIXÕES HANDLED 1.625 THOUSAND TONS OF COMMODITIES LAST JANUARY
Last January was the busiest of the last 10 years at the Port of Leixões and one of the best months ever. 1.625 thousand tons of commodities were handled in this first month, which represents an increased of 12% over the same period last year.
Compared to January 2016, almost all cargo segments have increased its cargo volumes. Ro Ro Cargo grew 21%, Solid Bulk Cargo registered a total volume of 282 thousand tonnes marking an increase of 21% also, Liquid Bulk Cargo recorded 698 thousand tonnes handled, which means an increase of 26% and Break Bulk Cargo raised 9%. However, Containerized Cargo fell 7%.