About past, present and future of Ukraine

Search mobile

Main Business — Cargo transportation along Dniepr river goes up by 28% in 2021

Business

Cargo transportation along Dniepr river goes up by 28% in 2021

06 Jan, 2022
238
Cargo transportation along Dniepr river goes up by 28% in 2021

Share this article


The volume of cargo transportation along the Dniepr (Dnipro) River in 2021 amounted to 14.36 million tonnes, which is 28% more than in 2020.


According to the statistics posted by the Ukrainian Sea Ports Authority on their Facebook page, the most was transported: construction cargo – 9.5 million tonnes (an increase of 62.8%), grain – more than 3.61 million tonnes (2.4 less than last year), metal products – more than 1.22 million tonnes (a decrease of 33.4%).

In addition, in 2021, some 24,500 tonnes of oil products were transported along the Dniepr (a decrease of 43.8%).
The number of passages last year amounted to 15,838 (an increase of 36.8%).

The monitoring of vessels on the Dniepr River was conducted by the River information service of the Delta-Pilot branch of the Ukrainian Sea Ports Authority.


The Odessa Journal

The Odessa Journal

more articles

Top article

The Ministry of Defense has signed a contract for the construction of a service center for repairing drones in Ukraine
War

The Ministry of Defense has signed a contract ...

Dmytro Kuleba: Ukraine and Croatia have agreed to use Croatian ports for exporting Ukrainian grain
Business

Dmytro Kuleba: Ukraine and Croatia have agree ...

New sanctions: Defence industry, political parties and individuals linked to oligarchs
Business

New sanctions: Defence industry, political pa ...

Volodymyr Zelensky: We are preparing for the next Ramstein meeting, we expect solidly grounded decisions to meet the prospects on the battlefield
War

Volodymyr Zelensky: We are preparing for the ...