Russia: in January NCSP Group declined grain shipment volumes by 14%




In January of 2019, the grain shipment volumes by enterprises of PJSC Novorossiysk Commercial Sea Port (NCSP Group) totaled 874 thsd tonnes, which is 14,3% (146 thsd tonnes) lower compared to the same month last year, declared the press-service of the company on 18th of March.

Also, in the reporting period the shipment of vegetable oils decreased by 55.8% to 22 thsd tonnes.

At the same time, the shipment volumes of chemical cargoes (including mineral fertilizers) by the end of January increased by 14.5% — to 39 thsd tonnes, liquid fertilizers (UAN — urea ammonium nitrate) – by 7,1% to 71 thsd tonnes, and sugar — 2,4 times to 36 thsd tonnes.