Port Authority of Valencia shows a year-over-year drop of 6.91% in the number of July containers managed by the Spanish port and a fall of 9.15% in terms of tonnage.
On the other hand, the imports of boxes showed a positive trend, growing by 3.95% this month, in comparison to the same month in 2022.
Additionally, the number of containers handled from January to July has increased by 2.97% reaching 455,473 TEUs.
Meanwhile, China remains the main trading partner, followed by the United States, while for the second consecutive month, the country that most increased its trade relations with the Valencian docks is Vietnam, plus 28.32% containers.
Also, Ro-Ro traffic, short sea shipping services for roll-on/roll-off cargo, grew by 14.25% at Valenciaport docks in July, reaching 61,723 units.
Train transport also continues on an upward trend and in the first seven months of the year a total of 153,581 TEUs entered and left the Valencian docks by rail, while 2,066,098 tonnes were moved, 18.46% more than in the same month of 2022.