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Traffic volumes in govt owned major ports remain flat at 58 million tons last month (June 2019

The traffic volumes in the government owned major ports remained flat at 58 million tons during last month (June 2019) and the first quarter growth( April-June 2019) in volumes was 1.5 per cent. The traffic growth was 2.8 per cent year on year during 2018-19 according to official sources.

Container volume growth at major ports during June 2019 was four per cent year on year at 0.84 million TEUs.

While container volume growth was positive in JNPT, it declined by 15 per cent at Chennai Port year on year to 1,22,000 TEUs.

Volume growth was driven by Iron Ore, Fertilizers and coking coal. But the positive trend was offset by decline in thermal coal.

Growth in cargo volumes during the first quarter of 2o19-20 April to June was largely on account of container volume growth of 7 per cent yoy. Coal cargo grew to 42million tons (4% yoy declime in thermal coal while coking coal volumes grew by 16% yoy. 

 

Million tonnes

Jun-18

May-19

Jun-19

% mom

% yoy

Q1FY19

Q1FY20

% yoy

FY15

FY16

FY17

FY18

FY19

% yoy

JNPT

5.7

6.0

5.6

-6%

-1%

17.4

17.6

1.5%

64

64

62

66

71

7.1%

Kandla

9.5

9.8

10.1

3%

6%

29.1

31.1

6.8%

92

100

105

110

115

4.8%

Paradip

9.2

8.9

9.7

9%

6%

26.6

28.2

5.9%

71

76

89

102

109

7.1%

Kolkata

5.1

5.7

5.5

-3%

8%

15.2

16.2

6.5%

15

17

17

17

64

266.4%

Vizag

5.6

5.7

5.9

4%

5%

16.2

17.3

6.7%

37

36

40

42

65

55.3%

Ennore

2.9

3.0

2.5

-15%

-11%

8.9

8.5

-4.4%

22

22

25

29

34

18.4%

Chennai

4.7

4.2

3.9

-7%

-16%

13.2

12.1

-8.5%

53

50

50

52

53

2.2%

Tuticorin

2.8

3.0

2.8

-5%

1%

8.8

8.8

0.4%

32

37

38

37

34

-6.1%

Cochin

2.6

2.9

2.8

-2%

8%

7.7

8.5

10.0%

30

32

30

30

32

5.2%

New Mangalore

4.1

2.9

2.8

-1%

-31%

10.7

8.9

-16.2%

58

57

61

64

43

-33.1%

Mormugoa

1.0

1.8

1.2

-33%

18%

5.4

4.5

-16.7%

71

76

89

102

18

-82.7%

Mumbai

4.7

5.4

4.6

-15%

-3%

14.9

14.9

0.4%

31

34

34

41

61

49.6%

Total

57.8

59.2

57.6

-3%

-0.5%

174.2

176.8

1.5%

581

606

648

679

699

2.9%

Other minor ports

471

466

485

529

578

9.3%

Mundra

106

103

105

116

130

12.0%

Sikka

124

128

127

129

129

0.0%

Pipavav

18

12

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