PILBARA Ports Authority handled a monthly throughput of 57.3m tonnes for the month of October 2018. This was similar to PPA’s throughput for October last year.

However, throughput saw a slight decrease at Port Headland. PPA reported a throughput of 40.8m tonnes for October (40.1m tonnes of which was iron ore). The port’s throughput is a 2% decrease on the same month last year.

Imports through Port Headland increased by 40% on last year, with 163,000 tonnes crossing the wharf this past October.

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Turning toward Port Dampier, we see its October throughput in line with the same month last year at 15.4m tonnes.

Imports through Dampier decreased by 23% from October 2017 to 88,000 tonnes last month.

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