• 2018 March 15 13:12

    Throughput of Big Port St. Petersburg up 11% to 9.01 million tonnes in 2M’18

    In January-February  2018, Big Port St. Petersburg handled 9.01 million tonnes of cargo (+11%, year-on-year). According to the port authority, transshipment of oil products grew by 9% to 1.34 million tonnes, dry bulk cargo – climbed by 5% to 1.35 million tonnes, general cargo – up 17% to 2.16 million tonnes, transshipment of Ro-Ro cargo – up 66% to 187,200 tonnes.

    The port’s container throughput increased by 10.9% to 323,531 TEUs.

    In 2017, the port handled 53.64 mln t of cargo, its container throughput was 1.92 mln TEUs.

    Port

    Type of cargo

    Throughput thou t, 2016

    Throughput thou t, 2017

    Throughput thou t, 2018

    2018 vs 2017 %

    SAINT-PETERSBURG

    TOTAL:

    7,564.8

    8,105.0

    9,011.2

    111%


    DRY BULK CARGO including:

    1,122.5

    1,296.1

    1,357.6

    105%

     

    Ore

    119.4

    85.1

    103.2

    121%

     

    Coal, coke

    0.0

    8.3

    31.5

    up

     

    Mineral fertilizers

    1,003.1

    1,202.7

    1,222.9

    102%

     

    DRY LOOSE CARGO including:

    30.8

    56.0

    46.4

    83%

     

    Grain

    21.7

    50.8

    37.9

    75%

     

    Other

    9.1

    5.2

    8.5

    163%

     

    TIMBER

    34.1

    13.7

    23.1

    169%

     

    GENERAL CARGO including:

    1,750.1

    1,847.5

    2,162.3

    117%

     

    Ferrous metal

    781.1

    954.9

    1,093.8

    115%

     

    Non-ferrous metal

    243.2

    272.4

    234.9

    86%

     

    Metal scrap

    212.2

    112.9

    249.6

    up 2.2 times

     

    Packaged

    67.6

    94.2

    152.9

    162%

     

    Reefer

    254.2

    219.9

    188.2

    86%

     

    Including fish


    35.9

    41.5


     

    Other

    191.8

    193.1

    242.9

    126%

     

    CONTAINERs

    3,170.2

    3,492.4

    3,884.6

    111%

     

    Teus

    277,631

    295,603

    323,531


     

    Including refrigerated containers


    39,405

    45,269


     

    CARGO CARRIED by FERRIES

    46.3

    46.2

    0.3

    down

     

    Ro-Ro

    88.4

    112.5

    187.2

    166%

     

    LIQUID BULK CARGO, including:

    1,322.2

    1,240.6

    1,349.8

    109%

     

    Oil products

    1,322.2

    1,240.6

    1,349.8





2019 March 25

18:00 Navis N4 TOS selected to enhance terminal operations at North Carolina Ports
17:50 Increased safety for pilots boarding in Solent with new weather station
17:45 EMAR Offshore Services welcomes Damen ASD Tug 2811
17:25 Three basins of Russia’s IWW prepared for navigation season of 2019
16:48 Krasnoye Sormovo shipyard signs contract on construction of 11 dry cargo carriers for STLC
15:52 Kenia host 6th Annual East Africa Transport and Infrastructure conference on 13-14 May 2019
15:26 UK Hydrographic Office works with Seychelles government to help tackle piracy in the Indian Ocean
15:04 Yang Ming reports financial results for 2018
14:03 Closing of MacGregor's TTS acquisition postponed to Q2 2019
13:10 ArcelorMittal and Dow start trials for a new CO2 project in North Sea Port
12:39 Average wholesale prices for М-100 HFO up to RUB 19,562 in RF spot market
12:05 Port of Antwerp updates figures for 2018
11:47 The Maritime Standard swings into 2019
11:30 Damen Shipyards Den Helder signs order with Netherlands’ Defense Material Organization for Expeditionary Survey Boat
11:21 Working group on construction of Nizhegorodsky hydrosystem established under auspices of RF Transport Ministry
11:12 MABUX: Bunker Market this morning, March 25
11:04 IMO-executed GloFouling project kicks off to protect marine biodiversity
10:36 Windpark Fryslân awards contract to Van Oord and Siemens Gamesa to build wind farm
10:30 Polarcus announces redelivery of Vyacheslav Tikhonov
10:00 Keppel finalizes the rig construction contract with Awilco Drilling for the construction of semisubmersible drilling rig
09:56 Throughput of Chinese sea and river ports grew by 3.2% to 2.03 billion tonnes in 2M’2019
09:34 Brent Crude futures price is down 0.64% to $66.32, Light Sweet Crude – down 0.76% to $58.59
09:15 Baltic Dry Index is down to 690 points

2019 March 24

16:29 VARO and GoodFuels extend partnership to scale Bio Fuel Oil availability to deep sea segment in ARA Region
15:13 New Kongsberg Maritime application enables Bureau Veritas to successfully complete the first ‘DP Digital Survey’
14:27 ESVAGT increases presence in dynamic offshore wind market
13:03 Semco secures EPCI contract with Total as part of the Tyra Redevelopment Project
12:01 Safe Scandinavia option restructure and extension

2019 March 23

16:03 NCL announces plans for new staff training facility
15:54 ABP Humber provides land to support KIA expansion
14:22 SeaPlanner to support marine coordination for Taiwan's Formosa I offshore wind farm
13:31 Høglund awarded fuel-gas supply systems contract for six Hurtigruten passenger ships retrofits
12:25 McDermott secures substantial offshore EPCI contract in the Middle East
11:21 MacArtney provide Active Heave Compensated MERMAC winch solution to Alcatel Submarine Networks for planned subsea offshore operations

2019 March 22

18:06 GE and Nedstack enter into a partnership to develop hydrogen fuel cell power systems for cruise vessels
17:57 Fitch affirms Deloports rating at 'BB-' with stable outlook
17:36 Samsung Heavy Industries receives a LNGC order
17:05 Maritime Union of Australia issues notice of legal rolling industrial actions at DP WORLD terminals in Australia
16:44 Maersk partners with global companies to trial biofuel
16:44 NATO allied nations from last year’s NATO Summit to attend Unmanned Maritime Systems Technology 2019
16:22 15th edition of Expomaritt Exposhipping Istanbul to be held 2-5 April 2019
16:05 Dutch Sustainable Growth Coalition partners with Maersk in world's largest maritime biofuel pilot
15:30 Hapag-Lloyd announces 2018 results
14:03 ONE unveils enhanced intra-Asia –East India service network for 2019
13:54 Royal IHC to build second TSHD for National Marine Dredging Company
13:41 IMO expands collaborative efforts to promote maritime security
13:17 REMPEITC-Caribe training workshop funded by IMO held in Guyana
12:55 Workshop promoting good practice in spill preparedness and response held in Côte d'Ivoire
12:30 Bunker prices go up at the port of Saint-Petersburg, Russia (graph)
12:03 18 vessels escorted by icebreakers in eastern part of Gulf of Finland during 24 hours on March 21-22
11:42 Gazpromneft – Lubricants starts bunkering with marine oils in Primorsk
11:08 MSC Bellissima, MSC Cruises’ latest newbuild visits Valletta Cruise Port
10:50 Maritime Incubator to be established at the Port of Gdansk
10:49 MABUX: Bunker market this morning, Mar.22
10:29 Baltic Dry Index is down to 695 points
10:08 ZIM net loss up to $119.9 million in 2018
09:51 Brent Crude futures price is down 0.21% to $67.72, Light Sweet Crude – down 0.23% to $59.84
09:23 Manufacturing at the Port of Riga beneficial for both businesses and the Port
09:08 DEME Offshore announces Moray East wind farm Tier One suppliers
08:32 Rhenus establishes its own network in South Africa by acquiring World Net Logistics