In July, fertilizer imports led the handling of dry bulk in the Port of Vitória, with 119,08 tons unloaded, representing a 47.4% increase compared to the same period of 2019. Total dry bulk cargo handling increased 9%. Following the movements of loading and unloading operations, 252,257 tons of dry bulk were handled in July, that means an increase of 20,900 tons compared to July 2019 – in the first semester, the numbers add up to 1,259,812 tons. Pig iron products also offered good results for dry bulk cargo handling, with 82,181 tons handled; as well as Malt Cargo (25,363 tons). Data were provided by CODESA’s Planning and Development Coordination (Coplad).