According to the press of the Administration seaports of Ukraine in January-May 2016, the material hadling in seaport amounted to 53 million 447 thousand tons, which is 11,4 % lower than in 2015. The turnover of export cargo at seaport amounted to 41 mln 140 tt (the equivalent figures for the previous year), import-7 mln 32 tt (a decrease of 13.4 % compared to the same indicators 2015). Transshipment of transit cargo amounted to 4 mln 395 tt (51,1 % from 2015), an internal message-873 tt. Recycling of containers in sea port during the reporting period increased be 20% and amounted to 247066 TEU. State port operators processed 16 mln 526 tt (31 % of total). Other port operators (mostly private ownership) on all piers were processed 36 mln 921 tt (69 % of total).
Despite the trend for a decline in cargo handling in the sea ports of Ukraine (over than 5 months - 6.9 mln tons), the SE “Oktyabrsk” does every effort for the stable operation of enterprise: the current volume of freight traffic of ferrous metals and mineral building materials, trying to attract import cargo.