Port of Singapore throughput in Jan-Sep’2019 declined by 0.5% to 467.9 million tonnes
Freight traffic at the Port of Singapore in January-September 2019 declined by 0.5%, year-on-year, at 467.9 million tonnes, the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore provisional figures show.
Handling of oil cargo grew by 1.4% to 165.77 million tonnes, transshipment of dry bulk cargo increased by 0.5% to 13 million tonnes, general cargo – by 1.3% to 18.3 million tonnes.
Container traffic climbed by 0.3% to 27.5 million TEUs.
Singapore is the city-state located on an island in the South-East Asia. In 2018, the port handled 630.03 million tonnes of cargo.