11 February 2021
In January 2021, Nika-Tera handled 545,000 t of cargo
In January 2021, Nika-Tera sea port, a part of Dmytro Firtash’s Group DF, handled 545,000 tons of cargo.
The main items within the cargo mix remain as follows:
According to him, the weather conditions made it more difficult to exchange vessels and necessitated the formation of caravans to pass the one-way Bugsko-Dneprovsko-Limansky canal. The sea port and its services were prepared for unfavorable weather conditions, had a clear algorithm of actions in case of such a contingency.
The Administration of the seaports provided an ice-class tug to break the ice in the channel and at the sea port berths.
The volume of transshipment of 545,000 t in January of this year ranks the second most efficient for the sea port, following the record breaking January 2020.
In 2020, the sea port handled 409 vessels and transshipped 7,380,000 t of cargo. In 2020, within the cargo mix grains, legumes and oilseeds amounted to 5,550,000 t or 75 % of the total volume, bulk cargo – 1,270,000 t (18%), liquid bulk cargo – 323,000 t (4%), mineral fertilizers – 215,000 (3%).