Port of Monfalcone keeps growing in freight traffic

MONFALCONE - The freight traffic in the Port of Monfalcone is still showing growth in 2015, moving 4.45 million tons of cargo (+3.9% compared to 2014) during the course of the year.

The growth was determined by the overall increase of bulk cargo (+11.4%), which amounted to 3.09 million tons, of which 2.05 million tons included metallurgical material, iron ores, minerals and non-ferrous metals.
With regards to general cargotraffic, the Port recorded 1.36 million tons (-9.9%), of which 222 thousand tons of rolling cargo (+21.1%) and 1.14 million tons of other general cargo (-14.2%). The cars moved from the port were 124 thousand (+18.5%) .