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32% containers more

56 276 TEU were handled in the Port of Szczecin and Swinoujscie in 2007 which means thate container handling grew by 32%.

In 2007, Szczecin based Drobnica Port transhipped 50,065 TEU, which translated into 32% growth comparing with 2006 when it handled 38,071 TEU. VGN Polska, a container terminal based in Swinoujscie, recorded 39% increase in cargo handling. Its cargo handling figures for 2007 and 2006 are respectively 6211 TEU and 4360 TEU.

Forecast for 2008 are also optimistic. In Szczecin the port completed the construction of a new container terminal. The procedure of selecting an operator for the terminal is in progress. The two ports provide scheduled feeder services twice a week to Hamburg, three times a week to Bremerhaven and once a week to Helsingborg, Sweden, and Hull, Great Britain.

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