DCT Gdansk, Poland’s largest container terminal recorded dynamic growth in the first half of 2010. By June 2010, it already exceeded its 2009 volume by handling a total of 173,279 TEU.
Monthly handling volume continues to increase steadily and totaled in excess of 36,000 TEU in June. As a result DCT plans to triple its activity in 2010 compared to 2009 by handling around 450,000 TEUs.
r term, the future expansion phases can provide DCT with up to 4 million TEU capacity to service Lines switching from traditional Northern European hubs in order to take advantage of DCT’s high quality service, facilities and location to service Poland and the rest of the Central & Eastern European markets.
DCT Gdansk is the only terminal in Poland and the Baltic Sea receiving weekly deep sea calls from the Far East operated by Maersk Line. The terminal also cooperates with a variety of other lines shipping their containers to Poland using public feeder services.