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Slight Rise in Iranian Port Operations

Slight Rise in Iranian Port OperationsSlight Rise in Iranian Port Operations

More than 95.31 million tons of commodities were loaded and unloaded at Iran’s 21 commercial ports during the first eight months of the current Iranian year (March 21-Nov. 22) to register a 1.11% growth compared with the corresponding period of last year.
Latest figures published on the Ports and Maritime Organization of Iran’s website show non-oil goods accounted for 65.01 million tons of the total throughput, showing a 0.73% year-on-year rise. 
The remaining 30.29 million tons pertained to oil products, indicating a 1.9% decline YOY.
Container loading and unloading declined by 44.03% to stand at 891,894 TEUs.


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