• 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





2018 December 9

17:01 Jan De Nul starts beach protection project in Benin
16:06 MOL to participate in construction, ownership, operation of FSRU for Jawa 1 Gas-Fired IPP Project in Indonesia
14:40 Coast Guard continues search for survivors of capsized migrant vessel off Dominican Republic
13:38 CMA CGM announces FAK rates for Asia-Middle East Gulf trade
11:39 MHI Vestas clinches largest MW turbine order for Scotland's Moray Firth

2018 December 8

17:15 Huntington Ingalls Industries names Herman Shelanski as new VP, Business Development at it's shipbuilding division
16:07 Gladding-Hearn built pilot boat delivered to Southwest Alaska Pilots Association
13:12 EGCSA blasts MPA's ban on open-loop scrubbers in Singapore
10:28 Torqeedo displays 2019’s new electric boating products at Salon Nautique International de Paris.

2018 December 7

18:01 Naming ceremony for Arctic condensate tanker Boris Sokolov held at Guangzhou Shipyard International
17:38 Tellurian and Vitol sign MOU for 15-year LNG sale on JKM
17:14 Port of Tallinn rewards emission-reducing ships with a discount of up to 8% on tonnage fees
16:50 Vladimir Putin presents Captain Zybko with Distinguished Maritime Service Order
16:26 BSAP updates move forward at HELCOM key meeting
16:02 Orange Business Services keeps Arctic Shipping Company fleet connected along the Northern Sea Route
15:37 EU NAVFOR promotes maritime security dialogue in Somalia
14:59 Protection structures to be built at the port of Sochi
14:25 Northern Fleet's frigate Admiral Gorshkov takes part in training in the Barents Sea
14:08 ABS signs MOU with KOMERI to create a new facility dedicated to improving the safety of LNG as fuel
13:08 Crowley adds 400 new refrigerated containers to its fleet
12:26 Freight turnover of Neva-Metal (Saint-Petersburg) in 11M’18 climbed by 3% Y-o-Y to about 2.9 million tonnes
11:57 Montreal, Canada to host 14th Arctic Shipping Summit on 13-14 March 2019
11:24 Vladivostok Sea Fishing Port handled 284,000 tonnes of fish in 11M’18, up 25.8% Y-o-Y
11:08 SEA Europe and ECSA pleased with EU’s actions on trade-distortive South Korean measures in shipping and shipbuilding
10:45 Extraordinary General Shareholders Meeting of LUKOIL approves interim dividends
10:21 Brent Crude futures price down 0.62% to $59.69, Light Sweet Crude – down 0.41% to $51.28
10:06 Barcelona City Council supports reducing pollution in the Mediterranean with a low emissions zone
09:42 Bunker prices are slightly down at the Port of Saint-Petersburg, Russia (graph)
09:19 Baltic Dry Index is up to 1,339 points
09:03 Fincantieri launches new ship “Carnival Panorama” for Carnival Cruise Line
08:07 NYK concludes long-term charter agreement for two LNG carriers with Total
07:24 ‘Breakbulk carrousel’ gives breakbulk and heavy cargo companies space for further growth in Rotterdam’s Waalhaven

2018 December 6

18:05 ONE Thailand receives 2018 Best Container Liner Award from Thai National Shippers’ Council
17:54 IAPH LNG bunkering audit tool already used to license operations at Port of Rotterdam
17:35 IMO highlights key elements of the Initial IMO Strategy on reduction of GHG emissions from ships
17:17 2019 port tariff increases at North Sea Port stay below inflation level
17:05 Chinese group Lingang signs 5 MOU’s for the realisation of the Lingang Overseas Modern Industrial Park in Zeebrugge
16:40 RF Navy's Northern Fleet to protection Russia’s national interests in the Arctic
16:15 Nexans strengthens its focus on Inspection, Maintenance and Repair (IMR) services with a dedicated team of IMR experts
16:01 MABUX: Big chance for bunker prices to turn into firm upward evolution again
15:38 Samskip's investments secure supply chain against Brexit
15:26 Russian Railways: Loading of export cargo bound for domestic ports up 4.9% to 279.8 million tonnes in 11M’18
15:01 Höegh LNG announces delivery of FSRU number nine, "Höegh Gannet"
14:47 Shipboard equipment localization center encourages shipbuilders to scale up their activities in info-field
14:12 MV S’hail al Wajbah is the newest addition to the Baumarine Pool
13:49 Throughput of port Taganrog in 11M'18 up 3% to 2.78 million tonnes
13:33 FESCO transported 24,000 tonnes to Chukotka under northern delivery of cargoes-2018
13:12 Jan De Nul signs 25 year concession agreement to dredge Guayaquil Port Access Channel
12:50 Modernization of FESCO terminal in Novosibirsk to halve the time of container handling
12:28 Bunker prices continue going down at the Far East ports of Russia (graph)
12:09 CMA CGM announces FAK rates from Asia to Red Sea
11:54 BashVolgotanker carried 1.8 million tonnes of oil products in navigation season of 2018, flat Y-o-Y
11:22 Ukraine accedes to load lines convention
11:00 Bunker sales at port Vladivostok in 11M’2018 grew by 64% to 1.034 million tonnes
10:37 Work on Freeport of Riga Development Programme for 2019-2028 nears completion
10:15 Brent Crude futures price down 0.83% to $61.05, Light Sweet Crude – down 1.04% to $52.34
09:56 CMA CGM and Freightos sign landmark agreement advancing digitization in the shipping industry
09:43 Vostochny Port exported 22.3 million tonnes of coal in 11M’2018, up 5.8% Y-o-Y
09:18 Baltic Dry Index is up to 1,296 points

2018 December 5

19:13 Damen’s first Fishing Seminar success as new leasing fund welcomed by South African fishing community