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26 May 2022 The on-line newspaper devoted to the world of transports 16:26 GMT+2



May 5, 2022

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In the first quarter the traffic of goods in the port of Naples increased by +11.6%, while in Salerno it is decreased by -12.5%

Recovery in the passenger sector

In the first quarter of this year the ports of Naples, Salerno and Castellammare di Stabia administered by the System Authority Port of the Central Tyrrhenian Sea have enlivened 7.9 million tons of goods, with a decrease of -0.5% on the same period of the 2021.

The slight decline was due to the decline in -12.5% of the goods handled by the port of Salerno alone which are amounted to 3.5 million tonnes compared with 4.0 million tonnes in first three months of last year. The only goods at disembarkation are were equal to 1.9 million tons (- 5.3%) and those to the landing to 1.6 million tons (-19.8%). If in the bulk sector solid the total enlivened has recorded an increase of +6.1% having been equal to 84 thousand tons, in the goods sector various traffic has decreased overall of -12.9% to 3.4 million tonnes, of which 2.0 million tonnes of rolling stock (-11.5%), 1.1 million tons of goods containerized (-15.3%) totalized with a handling of container pairs to 91 thousand teu (- 12.9%) and 301 thousand tons of others loads (-12.7%).

In the port of Naples, on the other hand, traffic has marked a growth of +11.6% having attested to over 4.4 million tons. In the segment of various goods were handled globally almost 2.7 million tons (+7.2%), including less than 1.7 million of tons of cargo in container (+4.9%) made with a handling of containers equal to 168 thousand teu (+6.8%) and 1.0 million tons of ro-ro cargoes (+11.2%). The volume total liquid bulk was almost 1.4 million tons (+14.9%), of which 976 thousand tons of refined petroleum products (+17.1%), 324 thousand tons of oil gaseous, liquefied or compressed petroleum products and natural gas (+13.1%) and 61 thousand tons of other liquid bulk (-5.6%). In the dry bulk sector the total was 405 thousand tons (+34.8%), of which 200 thousand tons of products metallurgical (+43.3%), 79 thousand tons of cereals (+24.3%) and 125 thousand tons of other solid bulk (+29.3%).

In the passenger sector, the port of Naples has archived the first quarter of 2022 with 612 thousand passengers of the services liners (+79.7%) and with 26 thousand cruise passengers (+115.6%), while in the port of Salerno the passengers of the regular services are were 18 thousand (+2.2%) and cruise passengers 4 thousand, traffic that last year year was stopped due to the pandemic.




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