Port Hedland Records Throughput Surge in April

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Pilbara Ports Authority has delivered a total monthly throughput of 59.1 million tonnes (Mt) for the month of April 2018. This was an increase of 7% from the same month in 2017.

The Port of Port Hedland achieved a monthly throughput of 43.7Mt. This was an increase of 2% from April 2017. Iron ore exports from the Port of Port Hedland totalled 42.6Mt, an increase of 1% from the April 2017. Imports through the Port of Port Hedland totalled 115,000 tonnes, an increase of 18% from the same month in 2017.

The Port of Dampier delivered a total monthly throughput of 15.2Mt, an increase of 25% from April 2017. Imports through the Port of Dampier totalled 128,000 tonnes, an increase of 66% from the same month in 2017.

Sea News, May 8