Box volume grew to 2.09m teu in January to March, up 7.5% from 1.94m teu registered the year before.
For the first time in a couple of years, Evergreen’s Colon Container Terminal (CCT) was out of the red, posting an increase of 5.9% with 191,002 teu. Also on the Atlantic side, Manzanillo International Terminal (MIT-Panama) volume grew by 5% to 678,343 teu.
Balboa, on the Pacific side and administrated by Hutchison’s Panama Port Company, saw an increase of 24.4% to 589,668 teu while the Atlantic terminal, Cristobal, registered 0.3% increase to 284,286 teu. PSA-Panama, posted a decrease of 6.1% with 300,457 teu.
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