28% increase in cargo handling at Ras AlKhair port

Ras AlKhair? Ras AlKhair port achieved a relative increase in cargo handling by 28%, with a total of 3,108,563 tons compared to 2,420,172 tons for the first half of 2017 during the first half of 2018, .

Imports of general cargo reached 1,430 tons for the first half of 2018 compared to the same period of the previous year. The Total exports of solid and liquid cargo in the first half of this year amounted to 3,107,133 tons compared to 2,420,172 tons in the first half of 2017, an increase by 28%.

The number of ships that reached port of Ras Al-Khair during the first half of 2018, amounted to 109 ships compared to 97 ships for the same period of the previous year 2017, an increase by 12%.

Source: Saudi Press Agency