Ports of Stockholm: 498,046 ro-ro cargo units handled in 2016 (+18.7% yoy)
Stockholm's 2016 container traffic rose as well - by 6.7% year-on-year to 54,650 TEU.
In total, last year's aggregated cargo volume for Stockholm, Kapellskär, and Nynäshamn amounted to 8.4 mln tn, more by 8.9% yoy.
With 7.02 mln tn (+6.7% yoy), general cargo cut out the biggest share, followed by 931 thou. tn of dry bulk and 448 thou. tn of liquids (both rose by 16.1% yoy).
At the same time, total passenger traffic increased, too, by 0.7% yoy to nearly 11.27 mln, of which ferry travellers added up to almost 10.77 mln (+1.0% yoy), whereas the remaining 0.5 mln came on-board cruise ships (-5.7% yoy).