Veracruz, See. 24 August 2015.- During the period from January to July of this year, the port of Veracruz recorded a total cargo movement of 13 million 388 thousand 945 tons, including oil and derivatives.
The figure represents a 6.7 percent more than the managed over the same period of 2014 and mil were attended 87 vessels in accordance with the summary statistical of the administration port Integral de Veracruz.
As for the commercial load, without oil and derivatives, the cumulative movement from January to July of 2015, reached a total of 12 million 405 thousand 590 tons, a 5.7 percent more than recorded in the same period of 2014.
With respect to the movement of general cargo, excluding vehicles, in the period reached a total of 780 thousand 447 tons; highlighted the handling of aluminium, machinery and steel pipes.
As for motor vehicles registered a management of 468 thousand 887 units, an increase of the 19.7 percent compared to the period compared.
Handling was registered in containers of 537 thousand 51 TEUs, an increase of the 10.4 percent compared to the same period of 2014 and bulk them farming reached a total of three million 764 thousand 245 tons, an increase of 1.2 per cent.