Ports through­put in­creases in May

Pilbara News - - News - Sophia Con­stan­tine

Pil­bara Ports Au­thor­ity de­liv­ered a through­put of 59.1 mil­lion tonnes last month, a 10 per cent in­crease on last year.

The Port of Port Hed­land achieved a monthly through­put of 44.7 mil­lion tonnes, a 12 per cent surge from the pre­vi­ous year.

Iron ore ex­ports for May to­talled 44 mil­lion tones, an in­crease of 12 per cent from the same time last year.

Im­ports to­talled 157,000 tonnes, a 19 per cent in­crease on last year.

The Port of Dampier de­liv­ered a monthly through­put of 14.3 mil­lion tonnes — a 4 per cent in­crease on last year; how­ever, im­ports de­creased by 40 per cent.

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