PMO News Portal - Ravanbakhsh Behzadian pointed out that the
volume of unloading and loading operations in the container sector, dry bulk,
liquid bulk, general cargo and petroleum products in the country's ports during
the first four months of the Iranian calendar was equal to 46.18 million tons.
This amount has increased by 9.8% compared to the same period last year, which
was equivalent to 42.07 million tons.
The Director General of Port Affairs of the Ports and
Maritime Organization stated: The amount of unloading and loading operations
during the first quarter of this year in the container sector is 6.66 million
tons, 13.69 million tons for dry bulk, 1.47 million tons for liquid bulk, 6.89
million tons for General Cargo and 17.46 million tons for petroleum products,
which recorded a growth of 9.8 percent.
It is worth mentioning that the ports of Abadan,
Arvandkenar, Astara, Imam, Amirabad, Anzali, Bushehr, Tiab, Jask, Chabahar,
Charak, Choubdeh, Khorramshahr, Deir, Shahid Bahonar, Shahid Rajaei, Shahid
Haghani, Fereydoun Kenar, Qeshm , Genaveh, Lengeh and Nowshahr were considered for
the volume of unloading and loading operations.