Vostochny Port JSC reports it has invested $50 million in renewing equipment over the past two years. It has recently put into operation two large-wheeled Sennebogen cranes, as well as acquiring crushing and screening equipment. New stacking cranes have also been deployed. In 2009, the port handled 12.27mt (million tonnes) of coal, which is expected to reach 70mts by the end of this year.