Saudi Arabia’s January Turnover at Major Ports

Following is a table of the January throughput for major ports in Saudi Arabia from the Saudi Ports Authority in Riyadh.

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                                     Jan.         Dec.         Nov.         Oct.
                                     2013         2012         2012         2012
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                                --------------------- YoY% ---------------------
Cargo Tonnage, Total                 7.8%         4.5%         9.5%         7.5%

 Discharged - Type, Total            6.0%         0.4%        11.6%         8.0%
  Bulk, Solid                       13.7%        11.9%        18.8%        19.5%
  Bulk, Liquid, Ex-Crude Oil        29.9%        14.2%         9.4%        -0.5%
  General                           -9.9%        33.8%        35.8%        39.4%
  Containers (tons)                  0.5%        16.5%        17.8%        18.6%
  Ro-Ro & Vehicles                  45.1%        35.5%        33.2%        31.6%
  Livestock                         11.1%        16.4%        17.2%        31.3%

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                                     Jan.         Dec.         Nov.         Oct.
                                     2013         2012         2012         2012
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                                --------------------- YoY% ---------------------
 Loaded - Type, Total                9.4%         7.7%         7.8%         7.1%
  Bulk, Solid                        8.5%        26.2%       -12.4%        14.3%
  Bulk, Liquid, Ex-Crude Oil        12.4%         6.1%         4.5%         1.5%
  General                           77.6%        12.4%        26.6%       -10.7%
  Containers (tons)                  0.9%         5.9%        21.0%        18.5%
  Ro-Ro & Vehicles                 126.1%       159.3%       182.3%        53.1%
  Livestock                           n/a          n/a          n/a          n/a


Containers, Total (TEU)              4.5%         7.2%          n/a          n/a
 Discharged                          0.2%         3.0%          n/a          n/a
 Loaded                              8.8%        11.3%          n/a          n/a

Total Passengers                   -22.0%        -1.9%          n/a          n/a
 Arrived                           -20.5%         5.7%          n/a          n/a
 Departed                          -24.1%       -11.0%          n/a          n/a
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                                     Jan.         Dec.         Nov.         Oct.
                                     2013         2012         2012         2012
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                                 --------------------- Level -------------------
Cargo Tonnage, Total           15,126,581   16,748,246   15,827,740   16,533,396

 Discharged - Type, Total       6,895,046    7,155,595    7,190,636    7,681,656
  Bulk, Solid                   2,251,828    1,897,651    1,937,389    2,570,963
  Bulk, Liquid, Ex-Crude Oil      507,691      989,409    1,058,497      646,505
  General                         822,023      846,483      894,158      936,202
  Containers (tons)             3,049,143    3,139,723    3,060,087    3,247,581
  Ro-Ro & Vehicles                243,494      262,369      232,198      216,805
  Livestock                        20,867       19,960        8,307       63,600

 Loaded - Type, Total           8,231,535    9,592,651    8,637,104    8,851,740
  Bulk, Solid                     605,740      825,483      561,129      741,177
  Bulk, Liquid, Ex-Crude Oil    5,196,181    6,065,401    5,475,639    5,311,165
  General                         121,809       74,149       62,308       89,145
  Containers (tons)             2,285,702    2,599,979    2,511,566    2,685,328
  Ro-Ro & Vehicles                 22,103       27,639       26,462       24,925
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                                     Jan.         Dec.         Nov.         Oct.
                                     2013         2012         2012         2012
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                                 --------------------- Level -------------------
  Livestock                           n/a          n/a          n/a          n/a


Vessels, Total                        912          966          n/a         1016
 Discharged                           673          698          n/a          777
 Loaded                               239          268          n/a          239

Vehicles, Total                    98,922      105,098          n/a       91,491
 Discharged                        89,366       93,844          n/a       81,061
 Loaded                             9,556       11,254          n/a       10,430

Livestock, Total                  608,807      567,823      260,556    2,239,060
 Discharged                       608,807      567,823      260,556    2,239,060
 Loaded                               n/a          n/a          n/a          n/a

Containers, Total (TEU)           532,782      565,589          n/a      592,369
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                                     Jan.         Dec.         Nov.         Oct.
                                     2013         2012         2012         2012
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                                 --------------------- Level -------------------
 Discharged                       257,678      269,048          n/a      291,193
 Loaded                           275,104      296,541          n/a      301,176

Total Passengers                   66,810       88,132          n/a      141,966
 Arrived                           39,554       51,803          n/a       89,935
 Departed                          27,256       36,329          n/a       52,031
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Note 1: Cargo is dead weight in tons. Note 2: Previous months’ level figures are based on previous releases

and may be revised. Note 3: Percent changes calculated by Bloomberg.

To contact the reporter on this story: Rinat Gaynullin in Moscow at rgaynullin1@bloomberg.net

To contact the editor responsible for this story: Marco Babic at mbabic@bloomberg.net

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