• 2018 February 12 13:39

    Throughput of Russian seaports in January 2018 grew by 2.4% Y-o-Y to 61.9 million tonnes (detalization)

    In January 2018, seaports of Russia handled 61.9 million tonnes of cargo (up 2.4%, year-on-year), says press center of the Association of Commercial Sea Ports.

    Transshipment of dry cargo totaled 27.9 million tonnes (+11.0%) including 11.8 million tonnes of coal (+15.0%), 3.8 million tonnes of containerized cargo (+8.5%), 3.0 million tonnes of grain (+26.3%), 2.5 million tonnes of ferrous metal (+7.7%), 1.4 million tonnes of mineral fertilizers (-0.2%) and 217,000 tonnes of refrigerated cargo (-2.3%).

    Transshipment of liquid bulk cargo totaled 34.0 million tonnes (-3.8%) including 19.9 million tonnes of crude oil (-2.7%), 11.8 million tonnes of oil products (-9.2%) and 1.7 million tonnes of liquefied gas (+29.6%). 

    Exports totaled 47.9 million tonnes (-0.2%), imports - 3.0 million tonnes (-0.2%), transit - 5.1 million tonnes (+19.0%), short-sea traffic - 5.8 million tonnes (+1.5%).

    Operators of seaports in the Arctic Basin handled  6.7 million tonnes (+38.6%) including 2.4 million tonnes of dry bulk cargo (+46.3%) and 4.2 million tonnes of liquid bulk cargo (+34.5%). The port of Murmansk handled 4.6 million tonnes (+38.0%), Varandei - 0.7 million tonnes (-9.9%). 

    The ports of the Baltic Sea Basin handled 19.8 million tonnes (-4.0%) including 8.7 million tonnes of dry bulk cargo (+19.5%) and 11.0 million tonnes of liquid bulk cargo (-16.9%). The port of Ust-Luga handled 8.6 million tonnes (+5.8%), Primorsk - 3.7 million tonnes (-34.1%), Big Port St. Petersburg - 4.4 million tonnes (+8.5%), Vysotsk - 1.7 million tonnes (+12.5%).

    Throughput of seaports in the Azov-Black Sea Basin totaled   19.8 million tonnes (-0.1%) including 7.7 million tonnes of dry bulk cargo (+0.1%) and 12.0 million tonnes of liquid bulk cargo (-0.2%). The port of Novorossiysk handled 12.2 million tonnes (+5.4%), Tuapse - 2.1 million tonnes (-5.0%), Kavkaz - 1.3 million tonnes (-23.8%), Taman - 1.0 million tonnes (-16.9%), Rostov-on-Don - 1.0 million tonnes (+12.3%), Kerch - 0.6 million tonnes (-12.6%).

    The ports of the Far East Basin handled 426,000 t (+45.9%) including 240,000 t of dry bulk cargo (+9.3%) and 185,000 t of liquid bulk cargo (+157.7%). The port of Makhachkala handled 237,000 t (+237.6%), Astrakhan – 157,000 (-22.3%), Olya – 30,000 (+63.9%).

    The ports of the Far East Basin handled 15.2 million tonnes (+1.8%) including 8.7 million tonnes of dry bulk cargo (+6.4%) and 6.4 million tonnes of liquid bulk cargo (-3.9%). Port Vostochny handled 5.5 million tonnes (-0.1%), Vanino - 2.3 million tonnes (+15.8%), Nakhodka - 1.8 million tonnes (-6.3%), Prigorodnoye - 1.5 million tonnes (-8.5%), Vladivostok - 1.5 million tonnes (+25.6%), Posiet - 0.5 million tonnes (-17.9%), De-Castri - 1.0 million tonnes (+9.6 %).

    Association of Commercial Sea Ports (ASOP) set up in 1987 unites over 50 organizations and enterprises of Russia’s maritime transport. ASOP comprises commercial seaports, forwarding and agency companies, scientific research institutes and marine educational institutions. Operational results of Russian port sector are based on statistics reports and cover all stevedoring companies operating in the Russian Federation.


2018 February 21

09:48 Port of St. Petersburg bunker prices move upward
09:26 Baltic Dry Index rises 2.76% to 1117 points

2018 February 20

18:37 Time is running out to register for the Dangerous Goods: New Requirements for Transportation Conference, March 1, 2018
18:31 Russian association of fishery businesses call to revise a 'fishing quotas per a keel' terms
18:06 AVANZA completes a successful trial with Daikin Reefer
17:38 The Maritime CIO Forume Cyprus 2018 to be held in Limassol, March 27
17:03 DNV GL issues over 50,000 electronic certificates
16:55 RIMS secured a further class approval from Korean Register of Shipping for the use of drones during surveys
16:39 Taganrog Commercial Sea Port spent $156 000 on environment protection in 2017
16:34 Wärtsilä and Maersk Drilling create a joint 25-year strategy for thruster services to increase uptime and reduce costs
16:04 Post-Brexit port health border disruption still a major concern for British ports
15:34 Goltens teams up with Yara Marine on SOx scrubbers
15:21 Taganrog Sea Commercial Port earmarked $74,4 to support social programmes in 2017
15:04 US Navy awards concept design contract to Fincantieri to evolve FREMM into FFG(X)
14:32 Port of Marseille Fos traffic up 8% in 2017
14:02 The largest vessel enters Busan Port since its opening
13:32 Carnival Fascination resumes year-round service from San Juan
13:20 Port of Kavkaz sees a 50% spike in freight volumes, to 1.98 million tonnes
13:09 Rosterminalugol coal exports reach 150-millionth tonne milestone
13:02 Partners start financing waste-to-chemistry project in Rotterdam
12:35 First foundation for the offshore wind farm Kriegers Flak installed in Denmark
12:18 Bunker fuel prices in the Far East ports remain firm
12:07 United Shipbuilding Corp: the floating co-generation plant Akademik Lomonosov is 96% complete
11:32 Rotterdam port diminishes the sale of bunker oil to 9.9 million m3 in 2017
11:27 APM Terminals Itajaí to double monthly volume
10:44 Crude oil futures price slides 0.29% to $65,48 in London, in New York gains 1.17% to $62,27
10:36 Sevastopol to host 6th Business Forum SIMBF 2018, June 6-7
09:49 Russian M100 product spot price gains last week to RUB 5,594/mt
09:30 Baltic Dry Index gains to 1087 points

2018 February 19

18:52 Russia’s Glavgosexpertiza gives nod to new phases of ZVEZDA Shipyard construction
18:05 Maersk Line increases FAK rates from Europe to West Coast South America, Caribbean and Middle America
17:05 Hapag-Lloyd introduces Asia – Middle East – New Asia Red Sea Service (AR1)
16:05 Maersk Line increases Reefer FAK rates from North Europe to Far East Asia
15:49 Iskes Towage & Salvage adds two more Damen ASD Tugs 2810 to its fleet
15:25 Maersk Line increases DRY rates from Russia to Far East Asia
15:02 The Russian Register of Seaports updates Port of Tuapse details
14:53 Nevsky Shipyard prepares the Akademik Pashin to test underway replenishment capabilities
14:26 Xeneta increases its data coverage by 161% in 2017
13:49 Rosmorport’s icebreakers assist shipping in the Gulf of Finland, escorted 17 vessels
13:12 GasLog reports financial results for 2017
12:01 GoodBulk announces delivery of Capesize vessel
11:46 Port of Mariupol freight volumes soar 32.3% to 455,860 tonnes
11:08 APL expands Eagle GO. Guaranteed service to 29 Asian port origins
10:48 NOVATEK inks cooperation MoU with Saudi Aramco
10:34 Crude oil futures price grows by 0.85% to $65,39 in London, in New York - by 1.25% to $62,45
09:08 Baltic Dry Index edges down 0.46% to 1084 points

2018 February 18

09:24 Hapag-Lloyd increases rates from Finland, Russia, Baltic States, Sweden, UK to East Asia (incl. Japan)
09:21 Preparing to define the Baltic Sea’s significant marine areas
09:19 Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi inaugurates the Fourth Container Terminal of JNPT in Mumbai
09:14 Holland America Line to launch New EXC In-Depth Voyages

2018 February 16

18:06 CMA CGM announces FAK rates from the Indian Subcontinent to North Europe and the Mediterranean
17:54 Future Outlook Forum will take place on 20 March as part of Intermodal Asia 2018
17:36 Global Container Terminals orders 10 more Konecranes RTGs for its terminals in British Columbia
17:09 University of Kent partnership helps the Port of Dover cut queues and boost efficiency
17:06 Port of Oakland reports 2.1 percent increase in export volume in January 2017
16:58 Container throughput of port Hong Kong (China) up 9.2% to 1.81 million TEUs in January 2018
16:35 Royal Vopak expands Vopak tank terminal (JTT) in the Port of Jakarta - Indonesia
16:05 DP World signs agreement with government of Jammu and Kashmir at World Government Summit
15:53 Murmansk Sea Fishing Port handled 11,600 t of fish in January 2018, up 26.1% Y-o-Y (photo)
15:26 Cargo traffic through NSR in 2017 grew by 36% Y-o-Y to 9.9 mln t