GCTL8.com (FocusAsia  Media Ltd

SEOUL, Dec28 (FAM) – The Ministry of Oceans and Fisheries of South Korea announced on Dec. 26 that trade ports in the nation processed a total of 123.66 million tons of cargo in November, which increased 3.2% year on year from 119.83 million tons.

Containerized shipments grew a massive 5.4% from 2.08 million TEUs to 2.19 million TEUs. In breakdown, exports and imports were much more powerful, surging 12.1% to 1.349 million TEUs in total, but transshipment (T/S) containers were not, falling 4.1% to 820,000 TEUs.