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THE TRADE OF THE PORT AND DISTRICT. SPECIAL REPORT BY OUR OWN CORRESPONDENT. SWANSEA, THURSDAY. The trade of the port, in spite of bad weather, has been active during the week. The exports are equal to those of the corresponding week of last year, whilst the imports e-ive an increase of 10,000 tons. Entries of tonnage in ballast 25,480 tons, as against 31,514 tons the previous week, and 25,873 tons the corresponding period of last year. The imports comprise nearly 3,000 tons of iron and steel from home ports, from France, pitwood and general cargo, Spain, copper matte, copper precipitate, and copper and iron pyrites, Hamburg, general, Antwerp, phosphate, Tunis zinc ore, Port Nolloth copper ore, and regulus, and New York general cargo. The coal shipments are above the average, and there has been a fair export of patent fuel. The principal clearances of coal were—France 22,741 tons, Italy 4,000 tons, Germany, 3,050 tons, Spain 1,879 tons, Holland, 2,200 tons, Tunis, 1.800 tons, Brazil, 968 tons, Gape of Good Hope, 2,500 tone, and United States (bunkers) 1,581 tons. Patent fuel, France, 3,523 tons, Spain, 900 tons, Italy, 300 tons, and AliIferia 1,700 tons. Imports 19,636 tons, and exports foreign 49,016 tons, compaNd with 9,243 tons, and 48,142 tons respectively last year. It has been a very dull week in the shipments of tinplate, but the Raoilia is now loading for Batoum. The Abertasle Tinplate Company, Ltd., has been registered with a capital of JE20,000, to carry on the business of steel, tin, terne, and black plate manufacturers, at the premi,es lately known as the Tirydale finplate Works, near Duffryn, Llandebie, Carmarthenshire. The clearances of tinplate and general goods include for France 200 tons. Italy 578 ten*, Holland 20 tons, Germany 400 tons, and New York 184 tons. IMPORTS—COASTWISE.—Pig-iron, 2,626 tons scrap iron, 233 tons blende ore, 360 tons lead ashes, 14 tons pitch, 307 tons gas coal, 460 tons building material, 60 tons grain, 918 tons hay, 170 tons flour, 150 tons sundries, 1,828 tons. IMPORTS—FOREIGN.—France, pitwood, 3,260 tons general, 144 tons. Huelva, copper matte, 283 tons precipitate 335 tons copper pyrites, 1,700 tons iron pyrites, 1,826 tons. Hamburg, general, 150 tons. Antwerp, phosphate, 240 tons. Tunis, zinc ore, 1,400 tons. Port Nolloth, copper ore, 2,100 tons regulue, 871 tons. New York, general, 201 tons. EXPORTS — FOREIGN.—Coal, 41,209 tons patent fuel, 6,423 tons and tinplates and general goods, 1,384 tons.

SWANSEA POLICE COURT.

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