The cargo turnover of the Turkmenistan’s Turkmenbashi International Seaport since the beginning of 2022 exceeded 3.91 million tons, the country’s official media reported on Thursday.
The port’s berths with a total length of 1,800 meters can simultaneously service 17 vessels. Its container terminal can simultaneously accept the cargo of 12 ships.
The port can annually serve up to 300 thousand passengers, 75 thousand vehicles, as well as to load and unload 400 thousand containers.
In 2021, the cargo turnover of the Turkmenbashi International Seaport exceeded 11.3 million tons. Most of the these are export cargo – 6.58 million tons, while import cargo amounted to 1.21 million tons.