BAKU, Azerbaijan, Oct. 26
As many as 75,017 cars were delivered from the Turkish port of Tuzla to the Italian port of Trieste from January through September 2021, the Turkish Ministry of Transport and Infrastructure told Trend on Oct.26.
As reported, 77,255 vehicles were transported in the opposite direction (from Trieste to Tuzla).
Thus, the total number of vehicles transported between the two ports in the first nine months of this year amounted to 152,272 vehicles.
At the same time, Turkish ports handled a total of over 1.5 million vehicles, the ministry said.
Ro-Ro ships delivered 933,445 vehicles to Turkish ports during the reporting period.
From January through September 2021, 572,609 vehicles were sent from the ports of Turkey by Ro-Ro ships.
Turkish ports handled 160,501 vehicles in total in August of this year. In this month, Ro-Ro ships delivered 107,192 vehicles to Turkish ports, and 53,309 vehicles were transported from the Turkish ports.