The largest group of goods was liquid fuel, with 6,127,331 tons, of which 5 mn tons were transit goods. 3,205,314 tons of coal were handled, which is 800 th. tons more than during the same period in 2004. Container handling increased to nearly 31 th. TEUs, compared to 16,750 TEUs the first half year of 2004. If the container dynamic continues throughout 2005, the number of handled TEU could reach 62 th. compared to 41,184 TEUs the previous year.