• 2018 January 22 16:00

    Throughput of port Ust-Luga up 11% to 103.29 mln t in 2017

    In January-December 2017, the port of Ust-Luga handled 103,294,200 t of cargo (+11%, year-on-year), says Baltic Sea Ports Administration.

    Transshipment of dry bulk cargo climbed by 30% to 36,121,100 t, coal and coke – by 37% to 30,572,300 t t. 

    Transshipment of liquid bulk cargo climbed by 2% to 63,878,900 t including 32,744,100 t of crude oil (+9%) and 28,958,400 t of oil products (-5%). 

    Transshipment of general cargo grew by 10% to 835,200 t.

    Transshipment of cargoes carried by ferries totaled 1,494,100 t (+13%). 

    The port’s container throughput fell by 10.4% to 75,262 TEUs.

    In 2016, the port handled 93.36 mln t of cargo, container throughput totaled 83,934 TEUs.

    Ust-Luga port is situated practically at the border of the Russian Federation and the European Union. The deep water area of the port (17.5 m) together with the approach channel (3.7 km) make Ust-Luga port the only Russian port on the Baltic Sea capable of admitting dry-cargo vessels with the deadweight of up to 75,000 tonnes and liquid cargo carriers with the deadweight of up to 160,000 tonnes.

    Port

    Type of cargo

    Throughput thou t, 2015

    Throughput thou t, 2016

    Throughput thou t, 2017

    2017 vs 2016 %

     

    Port Ust-Luga

    TOTAL:

    87,868.4

    93,362.5

    103,294.2

    111%

     

    DRY BULK CARGO including:

    25,199.9

    27,703.1

    36,121.1

    130%

     

    Ore

    124.9

    245.3

    54.8

    22%

     

    Coal and coke

    21,543.6

    22,328.1

    30,572.3

    137%

     

    Mineral fertilizers

    1,791.6

    3,015.5

    3,196.7

    106%

     

    Other

    1,739.8

    2,114.2

    2,297.3

    109%

     

    LOOSE CARGO including:

    3.5

    8.6

    15.6

    181%

     

    Grain

    3.5

    0.0

    0.0

     

     

    Other

    0.0

    8.6

    15.6

     

     

    TIMBER

    237.6

    309.2

    303.9

    98%

     

    GENERAL CARGO including:

    769.3

    756.9

    835.2

    110%

     

    Ferrous metal

    560.5

    594.0

    591.4

    100%

     

    Packaged

    0.0

    0.0

    24.3

    рост

     

    Other

    208.8

    162.9

    219.5

    135%

     

    CONTAINERs

    808.8

    760.2

    641.2

    84%

     

    Teus

    89,820

    83,934

    75,262

     

     

    Including reefer containers:



    601

     

     

    CARGO CARRIED by FERRIES

    2,013.0

    1,321.4

    1,494.1

    113%

     

    Ro-Ro

    43.4

    16.0

    4.2

    26%

     

    LIQUID BULK CARGO, including:

    58,792.9

    6,2487.1

    63,878.9

    102%

     

    Crude oil

    26,814.0

    30,146.0

    32,744.1

    109%

     

    Oil products

    30,550.5

    30,483.1

    28,958.4

    95%

     

    Liquefied gas

    1,428.3

    1,858.0

    2,176.3

    117%

     




2018 August 21

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18:02 Railway to Sabetta to be built on a concession basis, regional official says
17:24 Ukrainian seaports see a 2.5% decline in Jan-Jul cargo volumes, to 73.9 million tonnes
17:12 Equinor extends contract with Prosafe for Safe Boreas
16:16 M/V RK-19 drydocking and refit begins at Delo Group’s Aleksino Port Marina Shiprepair Yard
16:12 V.Group launches project ‘Embark’ to transform crewing
15:31 Team Tankers reports Q2 net income of $4.4 million
15:11 MOL announces additional investment in PKT Logistics Group, Malaysia
14:47 Kenia Port Authority takes delivery of new 75bp tugboat Eugene
14:31 GasLog inks new charter agreements, orders LNG carrier duo
13:38 All-Russian Aquarobotech 2018 marine robotics competition kicks off in Vladivostok
13:08 Fangcun Port in China to close effective 1st October 2018
13:02 Ministry of Natural Resources offers to set up the NSR development project office
12:24 Far East ports bunker prices open the week on a bearish note
12:08 CMA CGM announces PSS from Asia, India, the Middle East and America to Nigeria
11:21 OSCE mission barred from access to the Russian flagged tanker detained in Kherson port
11:13 Wärtsilä to build Smart Technology Hub, next-generation innovation and production centre in Finland
11:08 MSC slows ships to help protect whales in U.S. waters
10:41 Baltic Dry Index adds 4 pts to 1727 points
10:28 Port of Long Beach box volume rose 11.3% in Jan-Jul to 4.64 million TEUs
10:17 Crude oil futures gain slightly to $72.23 in London and to $65.53 in New York
10:08 HELCOM publishes report on sewage port reception facilities in the Baltic Sea
09:29 Port of Los Angeles seven-month container volumes down 2.59% to 5.14 million TEUs
09:08 Port of Long Beach approves Toyota's Green Terminal makeover
08:26 Crowley successfully supports Appomattox platform tow-out in the U.S. Gulf

2018 August 20

18:26 Okskaya Sudoverf Shipyard delivers sixth serial oil barge BELMAX 6 of ROB20 design
18:06 Dan-Bunkering expands and merges with Australian company
17:36 Carbon Trust and Fistuca announce successful execution of offshore test of innovative new installation technology
17:26 Russian owners, operators stop shipping to Ukraine for fear of loosing cargo
17:09 ESL Shipping takes delivery of eco-friendly bulk carrier Haaga
17:05 Teekay LNG Partners mandates banks to arrange Fixed Income Investor Call
16:35 CMA CGM announces FAK rates from Asia to North Africa
16:05 Royal Wagenborg's m.v. Nassauborg discharges timber in Alexandria
15:30 CMA CGM announces FAK rates from Asia to the Mediterranean
15:02 Maersk and Vopak to launch 0,5% sulphur fuel bunkering facility in Rotterdam
14:48 SHI awarded contract for LNG carrier duo from Celsius Tankers
14:23 Spot market price for Russian M100 product ended last week higher at an average of RUB 18,212 / pmt
13:21 Baltic Shipyard loads heavyweight propulsion units onto the 60MW LK-60 nuclear-powered icebreaker URAL
13:11 APL's Eagle Express Service delivers X-factor in Los Angeles
12:13 Golden Ocean Group to equip its 16 Capsize vessels with scrubbers
12:10 ANL to implement Operational Cost Recovery Surcharge in Chittagong Port
11:07 Port of Vyborg volumes in first seven months rose 28% to 970,000 tonnes
10:57 Golden Ocean announces Q2 2018 results
10:17 Crude oil futures prices edge down to $71.61 in London, in New York to $64.95
10:03 Port of Everett breaks ground on $36 mln South Terminal Wharf Modernization Project
10:03 Baltic Dry Index gains to 1723 points
09:57 Chinese Blockchain Company Yuanben to protect the safety of global maritime freight data
09:36 Box traffic at busiest Chinese ports in Jan-Jul rose 4.1% to 5.36 billion tons
09:28 Port of Hong Kong seven-month box volumes drop 4.4% to 11,5 million TEUs
08:44 Kongsberg Maritime wins contracts for nine hybrid Ro-Ro vessels

2018 August 19

08:19 CMA CGM announces GRR from UAE to East Africa
08:14 Maersk Line introduces Peak Season Surcharge – Scope World to Apapa, Nigeria and Tin Can Island Port, Nigeria
08:12 CMA CGM announces GRR from India to East Africa
08:07 Maersk Line increases rates from Middle East & Indian sub-continent to North America

2018 August 18

08:03 Port of Oakland to build Seaport Logistics Complex
08:00 CMA CGM announces PSS from Europe, Scandinavia, Black Sea and West Med to Indian Ocean islands
07:57 CMA CGM announces FAK rates from Asia to North Europe
07:41 A.P. Møller - Mærsk A/S posts results for Q2 2018

2018 August 17

20:03 A system of floating containment booms installed near two jetties of Petersburg Oil Terminal