Cargo traffic at the ports of Helsinki

Last updated 22/06/2020 - 16:01

Volume of cargo transports in Helsinki ports decreased

In January–March, the total volume of international cargo transport in the ports of Helsinki decreased by 10 per cent compared to the corresponding period in the previous year. Imports decreased by 8 per cent and exports by 12 per cent from the previous year.

After two years of growth, the total volume of cargo transport took a downward turn at the end of 2018. Exports surpassed imports in early 2018. In January–March 2020, exports amounted to 51 per cent of the total cargo volume.