– We have conquered the Russian Port of Primorsk and we are in second place in the Baltic Sea in terms of total transshipments. We also managed to keep the first place in container handling. July was absolutely record-breaking – the historic 5.8 million tons per month fell. We have a real chance to end this year at over 60 million tonnes, says Łukasz Greinke, President of the Port of Gdansk.
From January to the end of July this year. over 36 million tons of goods were transhipped at the Port of Gdansk, by 20 percent. more year on year. Almost all cargo groups recorded increases. The greatest increase is in wood export – by 3,150 percent. Ore supply increased by 267 percent. Coal in terminals increased by nearly 67 percent. Crude oil and liquid fuels were pumped by over 39%. more year on year.