Port of Monfalcone, vehicles and metallurgical products take off
MONFALCONE - In the first half of 2016 the Port of Monfalcone has observed a 10,67% increase in the traffic of metallurgical products.
These kinds of goods, which are categorized as solid bulk, have increased overall by 5,8%. This type of traffic is handled by the Compagnia Portuale of Monfalcone, (TO Delta Group) and it represents the most part of the traffic of the seaport.
A strong increase has also been observed in the number of commercial vehicles moved by the Grimaldi Group which, compared with the same period of 2015, registered an increase by 38,1% in the first half of the year. In fact, the number of the commercial vehicles grew from 61,186 to 84,477. Overall, the growth of the freight traffic in the Port of Monfalcone in the first half of 2016 has marked a 1% increase in tons moved (including loading and unloading): 2,329,527 tons has been moved, compared with the 2,306,377 in the first half of 2015.