In January-March 2021, there was a significant increase in the volume of cargo transported by Turkmenbashi and Baku seaports.
In the first three months of 2021 the cargo turnover of Baku Seaport (Alyat, Garadagh region) increased by 16.7% against the first three months of the previous year, and surpassed the mark of 1.4 million tons. During the first quarter of 2021, 9,165 large-capacity vehicles and containers were handled. 72% of them (6650 units) were transported through Turkmenbashi sea port, 28% (2560 units) - through Kuryk sea port (Kazakhstan).
In January-March 2021, the ferry terminal of the Baku seaport handled 6,611 wagons. 74% (4,897 units) were sent to Turkmenbashi sea port, 26% (1,714 units) - to Kuryk / Aktau sea port.
Source and photo: turkmenistan.gov.tm