17 August 2021
Nika-Terra seaport handled 3.5 million tons of cargo in 7 months of 2021
In January – July 2021, Nika-Terra seaport, a member of Group DF, transshipped 3,500,000 t of cargo and handled 227 vessels.
The cargo mix is dominated by:
Dmytro Firtash’s Group DF invested more than UAH1.5 billion to develop the sea port. As a part of the Program designed to increase the seaport throughput capacity, a new weighing facility was built, the number of berths was increased to 8 with the total length of 1900 m; the fleet of locomotives was brought up to 10 engines, the length of own railways has been increased up to 23 km, the necessary equipment for transshipment of cargo was purchased.
In 2020, the sea port handled 409 vessels and transshipped 7,380,000 t of cargoes. Within the cargo mix, the grains, legumes and oilseeds accounted for 5,500,000 t or 75% of the total volume, bulk cargoes – 1,270,000 t (18%), liquid bulk cargoes – 323,000 t (4%), mineral fertilizers – 215,000 t or (3%).