Container volume surges at Port of Melbourne in February

Container volume surges at Port of Melbourne in February

The Port of Melbourne has reported a total container throughput of 262,250 TEU in the month of February.

The total container imports at the Australian port (excluding Bass Strait) increased in February with furniture, machinery, domestic appliances, and paperboard all surpassing the levels of the previous year.

Likewise, full container exports saw an increase in volume with hay, chaff & fodder, fresh fruit, barley, and packaged beef all exceeding the figures from February 2023.

READ: Port of Melbourne announces new CFO

© Port of Melbourne

Moreover, the Port of Melbourne saw an increase in total empty container movements in February.

In September 2023, the Port of Melbourne announced the completion of a $475 million sustainability linked loan (SLL).

Daily Email Newsletter

Sign up to our daily email newsletter to receive the latest news from Port Technology International.

Supplier Directory

Find out how to get listed

Webinar Series

Find out how to attend

Latest Stories

Cookie Policy. This website uses cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website.