Shahid Rajaee Port Handles 4.5m Tons of Rail Freight Since March 20
Rail transportation of export and import goods in the southern Shahid Rajaee Port stood at 4.5 million tons since the beginning of the current Iranian year on March 20, 2020, up until Feb. 3, 2021, according to the director general of Hormozgan Province’s Ports and Maritime Organization.
“Some 3.5 million tons of goods were exported and the remaining 1 million tons were imported from and to Shahid Rajaee using the port’s 63 kilometers of railroads,” Alireza Karajiran was also quoted as saying by the news portal of the Ministry of Roads and urban Development.
With 12 wharfs, Shahid Rajaee is Iran’s biggest container port, accounting for 90% of the country’s total container throughput.
Source: Financial Tribune