Jan 20, 2018, 7:22 PM
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Over 63m tons of goods transferred in Port Rajaei

Bandar Abbas, Jan 20, IRNA – Director General for Hormozgan province Ports and Maritime Organization Allah Morad Afifipour said on Saturday that 63,522,948 tons of goods were transferred in Shahid Rajaei Port in the first nine months of this year (will end March 20, 2018).

This figure showed 10 percent increase in comparison with the same period of the preceding year.

He said that 43,138,196 tons of goods were non-oil and 20,384,752 tons were oil products.

Afifipour said that in the same period, 27,712,233 tons of non-oil goods were exported, 7,402,230 tons of goods were imported, 87,057 tons of goods were in the form of cabotage and 4,032, 044 tons of goods were transited.

In this period of time, 6,126,943 tons of oil products were exported from this port, 11,905,467 tons in cabotage, 47,303 tons goods were transited and 2,305,039 tons of goods were imported into the port.

He added that in the first nine months of the current Iranian year (will end March 20, 20180, 3,032 different vessels shuttled in the port and among them 2,547 vessels were with capacities higher than 1,000 tons, 485 vessels with capacities of less than 1000 tons.

Hormuzgan province has 32 active ports for loading or unloading goods and shuttling passengers.

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