NIKOLAEV, 02 NOVEMBER 2016, CONTEXT-Prichernomorie — In January-October the total turnover of public and private stevedoring companies working on the territory of the Nikolaev sea port amounted to 18 million 273,07 thousand tons, or 100.9% from the same period last year, the correspondent of IA «Context-Prichernomorie» reports.
It was reported to the agency today, November 02, in the press-service of the SE «Ukrainian Sea Ports Authority».
Liquid cargoes during this period the port handled 1 million 945,03 thousand tons (and 140.3% compared to the January-October 2015); bulk dry cargo — 450,95 13 million tons (98,2%); unitized cargo — 2 million 877,09 thousand tons (95%).
REFERENCE: Nikolaev sea port is situated on the left Bank of the bend of Yuzhny Bug river, 35 km upstream from the confluence with the Dnieper estuary. The port is connected with the sea, Bugsko-Dneprovsky Limansky channel (BDLC) passing through the Dnepro-the Bugsky estuary and Yuzhny Bug river. It starts at Berezan island and extends for 44 miles to Nikolaev port. The channel consists of 13 tribes, 6 of them are in the Dnieper estuary, and the rest on the river Yuzhny Bug. Channel width 100 m, depth 11,2 m. navigation in the port lasts all year round.