NFC Achieves 12% Transport Volume Growth in First Quarter

National Ferries Company’s (NFC) latest statistical bulletin revealed 12% increase in transported passenger and vehicles, and 7% increase in cargo, on board ferries by the end of the First Quarter of 2018 compared to the same period of last year.

According to the statistical bulletin, the company transported 61,155 passengers within the first three months of the current year compared to 54,544 during the same period last year, i.e. an increase by 12%.

Total number of vehicles transported on board the ferries, during the first quarter of the current year, increased by 12% to 15,750 vehicles, compared to 14,027 during the same period in 2017.


Additionally, the company transported 2,677 tons of goods, during the first quarter, registering an increase of 7%, compared to 2,512 tons in 2017.