Saudi Arabia’s February Turnover at Major Ports

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

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                                     Feb.         Jan.         Dec.         Nov.
                                     2013         2013         2012         2012
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                                --------------------- YoY% ---------------------
Cargo Tonnage, Total                -3.3%         7.8%         4.5%         9.5%

 Discharged - Type, Total            0.8%         6.0%         0.4%        11.6%
  Bulk, Solid                        2.2%        13.7%       -27.7%        -9.3%
  Bulk, Liquid, Ex-Crude Oil         6.7%        29.9%        73.0%        85.3%
  General                            3.2%        -9.9%        22.8%         4.4%
  Containers (tons)                 -3.9%         0.5%         2.8%        13.5%
  Ro-Ro & Vehicles                  37.6%        45.1%        57.7%        47.4%
  Livestock                        -18.4%        11.1%         7.9%       -69.4%

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                                     Feb.         Jan.         Dec.         Nov.
                                     2013         2013         2012         2012
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                                --------------------- YoY% ---------------------
 Loaded - Type, Total               -6.8%         9.4%         7.7%         7.8%
  Bulk, Solid                        8.8%         8.5%        26.2%       -12.4%
  Bulk, Liquid, Ex-Crude Oil       -10.8%        12.4%         6.1%         4.5%
  General                           55.4%        77.6%        12.4%        26.6%
  Containers (tons)                 -3.7%         0.9%         5.9%        21.0%
  Ro-Ro & Vehicles                 116.8%       126.1%       159.3%       182.3%
  Livestock                           n/a          n/a          n/a          n/a


Containers, Total (TEU)              0.0%         4.5%         7.2%          n/a
 Discharged                         -0.5%         0.2%         3.0%          n/a
 Loaded                              0.4%         8.8%        11.3%          n/a

Total Passengers                    -3.5%       -22.0%        -1.9%          n/a
 Arrived                             3.8%       -20.5%         5.7%          n/a
 Departed                          -13.2%       -24.1%       -11.0%          n/a
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                                     Feb.         Jan.         Dec.         Nov.
                                     2013         2013         2012         2012
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                                 --------------------- Level -------------------
Cargo Tonnage, Total           14,100,106   15,126,581   16,748,246   15,827,740

 Discharged - Type, Total       6,743,265    6,895,046    7,155,595    7,190,636
  Bulk, Solid                   2,240,493    2,251,828    1,897,651    1,937,389
  Bulk, Liquid, Ex-Crude Oil      596,199      507,691      989,409    1,058,497
  General                         877,045      822,023      846,483      894,158
  Containers (tons)             2,796,499    3,049,143    3,139,723    3,060,087
  Ro-Ro & Vehicles                216,193      243,494      262,369      232,198
  Livestock                        16,836       20,867       19,960        8,307

 Loaded - Type, Total           7,356,841    8,231,535    9,592,651    8,637,104
  Bulk, Solid                     533,202      605,740      825,483      561,129
  Bulk, Liquid, Ex-Crude Oil    4,494,000    5,196,181    6,065,401    5,475,639
  General                         102,046      121,809       74,149       62,308
  Containers (tons)             2,201,936    2,285,702    2,599,979    2,511,566
  Ro-Ro & Vehicles                 25,657       22,103       27,639       26,462
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                                     Feb.         Jan.         Dec.         Nov.
                                     2013         2013         2012         2012
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                                 --------------------- Level -------------------
  Livestock                           n/a          n/a          n/a          n/a


Vessels, Total                        854          912          966          n/a
 Discharged                           636          673          698          n/a
 Loaded                               218          239          268          n/a

Vehicles, Total                    86,681       98,922      105,098          n/a
 Discharged                        78,854       89,366       93,844          n/a
 Loaded                             7,827        9,556       11,254          n/a

Livestock, Total                  477,112      608,807      567,823      260,556
 Discharged                       477,112      608,807      567,823      260,556
 Loaded                               n/a          n/a          n/a          n/a

Containers, Total (TEU)           498,415      532,782      565,589          n/a
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                                     Feb.         Jan.         Dec.         Nov.
                                     2013         2013         2012         2012
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                                 --------------------- Level -------------------
 Discharged                       244,683      257,678      269,048          n/a
 Loaded                           253,732      275,104      296,541          n/a

Total Passengers                   75,700       66,810       88,132          n/a
 Arrived                           46,399       39,554       51,803          n/a
 Departed                          29,301       27,256       36,329          n/a
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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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