Record growth figures again in Dublin Port Company have been reported for 2019 as trade with the European Union countries experienced strong growth.
Volumes on Ro-Ro (Roll-on/roll-off) and Lo-Lo (life-on/lift off) shipping services to Continental Europe grew by 10.7%, but UK volumes fell by 0.2%.
Dublin Port reported growth in unitised volumes (both Ro-Ro and Lo-Lo combined) of 3.6% to a total of 1.5 million units.
It noted that over the six years since the economic recovery began in 2013, unitised trade has grown by over 41%.
More on the the breakdown of trade figures is reported by RTE News here.