Total cargo traffic volumes at the Port of Tema in 2016 rose by 1,269,288 tonnes, a 10.5% increase over the previous year’s performance. The import sector was particularly successful with local and transit imports increasing by 8.4% and 19.6% respectively over its 2015 performance. Even though there was a decline in Transit exports overall Transit traffic increased by 19.4%.
There was also a very significant 25.3% increase in local exports in 2016 derived from respective increases in Shea nuts, steel plates, NAPHTA, aluminum ingots and general containerized traffic.
Please click on the link below for port statistics graphs from 2003-2016