Volume stats show mixed fortunes for European dry bulk ports
Published: Thursday, 22 January 2015
Runcorn and Riga saw a rise in soda ash and fertiliser imports last year, while Rotterdam recorded a slight fall in overall dry bulk volumes, suggesting Europe’s raw material demand is still patchy.
Full year 2014 dry bulk figures released by a number of
European ports this weak painted a mixed picture of mineral
demand in the region.
The Port of Rotterdam in the Netherlands, one of
Europe’s largest dry bulk ports, reported a slight