TIS has reached freight turnover of 30 million tons for the first time
05 December 2019, 11:35
TIS has shown the largest freight turnover over six consecutive years. Photo: tis.ua
Since the beginning of 2019 as of December 5, TIS Group of Marine Terminals updated its absolute record for transshipment of freight - 30 million tons. It was reported by press service of the company.
‘Freight turnover of our terminals has exceeded 30 million tons this night. It is not only a record volume for TIS throughout the entire time of operation, but also a maximum indicator over the years of independence of Ukraine in terms of all bulk operating ports of the country’, reads the statement.
‘Today precisely TIS is a port that steadily maintains a high bar in terms of freight volumes for six consecutive years. It is the largest transport maritime hub, and since recently, the second transhipment point in the Black Sea’ the press service states.
Since the beginning of 2019 as of November 14, TIS established an absolute record for freight handling - 28.1 million tons.
As of October 22, 2019 TIS reached the freight turnover indicator of the full 2018 - 25.7 million tons.
TIS Group of Marine Terminals is the largest private stevedoring company in Ukraine. It handles the following terminals: TIS-Grain, TIS-Mineral Fertilizers, IS-Ore, TIS-Coal and TIS-Container Terminal in Pivdenny sea port. The group invested USD 770 million in port infrastructure facilities. The terminals provide employment for about 4 thousand people. In 2018, the group reduced freight turnover by 1.2% to 25.7 million tons compared to 2017.