After the poor figures recorded at the beginning of the year, cargo throughput Port of Helsinki returned to last year’s level in February and March
Between January and March, a total of 3.6 Mt of cargo was transported via the Port of Helsinki (-3.9% compared to the same time last year). Of this amount, 1.7 Mt was in import (-5.1%), and 1.9 Mt in export (-2.7%).
Unitised cargo predominates at Helsinki. The amount of goods transported in containers was 130,000 TEU, which was 2.1% less than the same time last year, or 1 Mt in tonnage (-2.3%).
A total of 140,000 trucks and trailers passed through the Port of Helsinki between January and March (-3.3%). Other rolling loads accounted for 1.8 Mt (-5.2%).