Singapore container volumes rise 7.5% in April

Posted by Daily Shipping Times on 17-05-2017        Tweet

SINGAPORE: Singapore has handled higher container throughput in April compared to the year-ago volume, according to statistics released by the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA).

The Port of Singapore recorded throughput of 2.72 mn TEU last month, an increase of 7.5% compared to the volume of 2.53 mn TEU in April last year, data from MPA showed.

In the first four months of this year, Singapore port moved a total throughput of 10.33mn TEUs a rise of 4.1% compared to 9.92 mn TEUs in the same period of last year.