Statistics on freight handled at major UK sea ports for July to September 2018.
When comparing July to September 2018 with July to September 2017:
When comparing the rolling year to September 2018 with the rolling year to September 2017:
- total tonnage through UK major ports decreased 2% to 463.4 million tonnes
- total volume of unitised traffic decreased 2% to 23.6 million units
Detailed final annual statistics for 2018 will be published in summer 2019.
Further information about these statistics is available, including:
- background information on quarterly port freight statistics
- notes and definitions for all port freight statistics