Syria’s port of Tartus sees rise in phosphate exports in 2010
Published: Tuesday, 18 January 2011
Increase in phosphate shipments boosted exports from Tartus port by 60% last year
Exports from the Mediterranean port of Tartus in Syria grew
60% in 2010 owing to an increase in phosphate shipments,
according to national press report.
Exports from the port, which handles mainly phosphates and
cereals, stood at 2.7m. tonnes in 2010, and imports totalled
10.7m. tonnes, said Syrian national newspaper...