Volumes at Irish ports level off

The pace of volume growth at Irish ports leveled off in 2011, according to a new report.

19th April, 2012
Volumes at Irish ports level off
Only one of the five principle cargo segments at Irish ports seeing any growth.

The pace of volume growth at Irish ports leveled off in 2011, according to a new report.

The pace of the volume recovery that began in 2010 for the Irish Ports and Shipping sector slowed last year with only one of the five principle cargo segments seeing any growth, said the Irish Maritime Transport Economist report published by the Irish Maritime Development Office (IMDO).

Only dry bulk volumes increased volumes in 2011, with a 5 per cent...

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