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Republican Forwarding Unitary Enterprise «BELINTERTRANS – Transport-Logistics Center» (i.e. BTLC State Enterprise) was established by integration of two largest organizations of the Belarusian Railway on March 2, 2009. The enterprise operates combining the terminal facilities of «Minskzheldortrans» and forwarding activities of «Belintertrans». Read more

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Latvian ports increased the turnover by 12% for 10 months, to 56.96 million tons

11 2011

Ports of Latvia in January-October 2011 increased cargo turnover by 12.3% over the same period of 2010 - to 56.96 million tons, according to the materials of the Ministry of communications of the Republic.

During the period bulk cargoes were handled most of all - 22.37 million tons (+14.7% compared to January-October 2010). Including coal - 16.4 million tons (29.4%), chemical cargo - 3.63 million tons (14.5%), wood chips - 1.28 million tons (-14.1%).

During the 10 months of 2011 19.4 million tons (12.2%) of liquid cargo were processed, including petroleum products - 18.777 million tons (13.9%), crude oil - 87.5 thousand tons (2.2 times less). Was handled 10.185 million tons (+6.9%) of general cargo, among them wood - 4.142 million tons (10%), container cargo - 2.633 million tons (19.5%), Ro-Ro cargo 2.37 million tons (+29%).

Freight turnover of the port of Riga in January-October 2011 totaled 28.127 million tons (12.3%), Ventspils - 23.566 million tons (12.8%), Liepaja - 3.943 million tons (+10.5%).

In 2010, Latvia's ports have served 61.16 million tons (-1.3% to a level of 2009).

According to www.rzd-partner.ru