Cargo traffic at the ports of Helsinki

Last updated 27/09/2019 - 13:57

Volume of cargo transports in Helsinki ports decreased

In April–June, international cargo transport decreased in the ports of Helsinki by 8 per cent in comparison to the corresponding period in the previous year. The volume of both exports and imports went down compared to the previous year.

After two years of steady growth, the total volume of cargo transport took a downturn at the end of last year. Exports surpassed imports in early 2018, and in April–June of this year, they amounted to 53 per cent of the total cargo volume.