In twelve months, companies in the Port of Liepaja handled 5 299 899.47 tons of different type of cargoеs (+9.5%), including:
dry bulk cargoes
3 635.2 thous.
1 312.0 thous.
Dry bulk cargoes
Traditionally, the biggest cargo turnover was in dry bulk segment- 3.64 million tons or 69% from the total cargo turnover. 52% of dry bulk cargoes were grain and cereal products. 10% were building materials, much less- wood chips, fertilizers, coke slack.
Turnover of general cargo segment was 1.3 million tons or 25% of the total cargo turnover. In 2014, good results had “Terrabalt” LSEZ Ltd., which provides ferry line traffic and handling of RO-RO type cargoes. Growing results showed both of ferry lines: Liepaja - Traveminde (Germany) and in test regime- Liepaja - Nynäshamn (Sweden). RO-RO type cargoes were 759 thousand tons, resulting in 14% of the total turnover.
Turnover of liquid cargo segment in 2014 was only 352.6 thousand tons or 7%, mainly affected by oil price in the world market.
Companies with the biggest cargo turnover
LSEZ Ltd. „Liepaja Bulk Тerminal LTD”
2 025 560.05 (+68.6%)
In the Port of Liepaja in 2014
number of vessels served
number of passengers
The end of the year 2014 showed that cargo turnover is increasing and in year 2015 the Port of Liepaja plans to reach 6.63 million tons cargo turnover.