Port and maritime authorities (MPA) of Singapore released a report, which shows the total tonnage of cargo that had been handled in the port was 557.5 million tonnes. This is increase of 3.6% compared to 2012.
Report also shows annual arrival tonnage in 2012 was 2.25 billion, while in 2013 Singapore port achieved 3.2% increase or 2.33 billion GT. Top contributors for this achievement were tanker ships and container carriers, each accounting for 30% of entire arrival tonnage.
Except that Singapore is already the No.2 busiest port in the world, it also remains the Top Bunkering Port in the world with 42.5 million tonnes of sold bunkers in 2013. This is slightly down with 0.2 million tonnes compared to 2012.