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Port of Salalah, also Salalah Port Services Co. SAOG, has announced its unaudited consolidated financial results for the first three-months (Q3) ending 30 September 2012 to the Muscat Security Market, reflecting consistent growth in volumes, productivity and profitability margins for the region’s second largest port operating company.

The port’s container volume in Q3 grew by 15% year on year to 2.757 million TEU (Twenty Foot Equivalent Unit), against 2.394 million TEU in Q3 of last year, while general cargo (non-container) volume also grew to 5.2 million ton from 4.9 million ton last year.