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Saudi Jubail Port sees 20 percent growth in cargo transport

(MENAFN) Jubail Commercial Port posted a 20 percent growth in the total weight cargo transported via its port during the first six months of 2014 reaching 5 of,075,054 tons, up from 4,244,648 tons during the same period 2013, according to Arab News.

Captain Fahd bin Ahmed Al-Amer, director general of Jubail Commercial Port, said that the total tonnage of liquid bulk cargo exports and imports were 1,693,001 tons in the first half of the year compared to the same period in 2013 when it was 1,132,343 tons, which is 50 percent higher.

Meanwhile, the general cargo exports and imports dropped by 38 percent where it scored 579,738 tons by the end of June this year compared to 927,645 tons in the first half of 2013.
Saudi Jubail Port sees 20 percent growth in cargo transport