• 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 April 19

14:11 Global bunker market: the state of volatility remains, expert says
14:03 Samskip starts new service from Poland, Lithuania and Norway
13:20 Bibby Offshore becomes the first to deploy a pioneering diving safety system in the North Sea
13:17 Damen Dredging Equipment launches new DOP Dredger Series
13:11 Draft rules for collection of port investment due is available for public discussion (document)
12:52 Wärtsilä to provide optimised maintenance for a complete fuel gas handling system for Viking
12:08 6th Forum of Intermodal Transport FRACHT 2018 held in Gdańsk on 11-12 April
11:13 Port of Rotterdam: growth in container throughput continues in first quarter
10:49 Port of Riga introduces new cargo handling technologies
10:15 Experts forecast Russia's LNG exports to make 33 to 62 million tonnes by 2030
09:52 Brent Crude futures price up 0.6% to $73.92, Light Sweet Crude – up 0.55% to $68.85
09:34 Baltic Dry Index up to 1,124 points
09:24 APM Terminals launches integrated cold chain solutions in India
09:17 Bunker prices show no significant changes at the Far East ports of Russia (graph)

2018 April 18

18:26 Engine room fire on board Finlandia Seaways quickly under control
18:05 Ports of Long Beach and Los Angeles offer seed money to foster the development of new goods-movement technologies that improve air quality
17:47 Port of Rotterdam Authority launches new Pronto application
17:25 CMA CGM implements FAK rates from East Mediterranean ports to Gulf and Red Sea
16:55 Royal IHC announces successful launching of BONNY RIVER in China
16:16 RZD Logistics and Fenix will develop transit cargo transportation via port Bronka (photo)
16:05 Jumbo names new offshore vessel Stella Synergy
15:28 Samskip brings Rotterdam into Nor Lines' flexible LNG-powered service network
15:05 CMA CGM implements GRR from Asia to West Africa
15:02 Baltiysky Zavod shipyard tested mooring facilities of Akademik Lomonosov FPU (photo)
14:59 Port of Long Beach container cargo volumes swell 14 percent in March 2018
13:37 Kazmortransflot LLP takes delivery of final Damen Shoalbuster 2709 for Caspian Sea operations
13:08 Commercial Sea Port of Ust-Luga purchased Liebherr crane as part of Yug-2 terminal modernization (photo)
12:35 Crowley completes acquisition of three SeaRiver tankers
11:47 Major ASW ships Severomorsk and Vice Admiral Kulakov practise search for submarine in Barents Sea
11:19 USC: Import substitution and localization in shipbuilding is hindered by undeveloped service offer
10:50 Russia and Japan ink MoC on mutual recognition of seafarers’ diplomas (photo)
10:25 Brent Crude futures price up 0.54% to $71.97, Light Sweet Crude – up 0.51% to $66.86
10:09 FLEX LNG LTD signs one year time-charter with Enel
09:48 CMA CGM welcomes IMO's decision to reduce by 50% the industry’s CO2 emissions in 2050
09:33 Bunker prices are flat at the Port of Saint-Petersburg, Russia (graph)
09:14 Baltic Dry Index up to 1,052 points

2018 April 17

18:06 Management of Azerbaijan Caspian Shipping Company met with seafarers of the Company’s Offshore Fleet
17:57 RF Navy's major landing ship Minsk visits Lisbon port
17:35 For the first time, more than 30 ports certified with EcoPorts PERS environmental standard
17:05 MAN Diesel & Turbo wins major container vessel order
16:35 Konecranes Gottwald Mobile Harbor Crane for Italian multi-purpose terminal
16:30 Port of Antwerp freight volume up 7.1% to 58,328,678 tonnes in Q1 2018
16:20 Reconstruction and modernization of Yug-2 terminal at the port of Ust-Luga to increase its annual capacity to 20 million tonnes by 2020
16:05 The world’s largest plug-in hybrid ship begins to take form
15:24 Rolls-Royce to supply innovative autocrossing system and propellers to 13 new ferries
15:05 DNV GL launches alternative fuels white paper
14:13 Inland container shipping sector consultations facilitated by Port of Rotterdam Authority yield tangible results
13:20 The Panama Canal “adrift” due to safety concerns
12:58 Authorities and researchers to seek solutions to Arctic navigation
12:15 PowerCell’s fuel cell technology will make vessels emission-free
12:02 Bunker prices are flat at the Far East ports of Russia (graph)
11:44 Wan Hai Lines to launch Indonesia to Singapore / Malaysia service
11:31 HII awarded contract for DDG 51-Class follow yard services
11:23 Malta Freeport orders fifteen Konecranes RTGs
11:03 Vostochny Port JSC exported 6 million tonnes of coal YTD (photo)
10:24 Brent Crude futures price up 0.55% to $71.80, Light Sweet Crude – up 0.63% to $66.64
10:00 Throughput of port Kaliningrad in 3M’18 up 13% Y-o-Y to 3.56 million tonnes
09:36 Throughput of port Vysotsk down 3% to 4.52 million tonnes in 3M’18
09:17 Baltic Dry Index up to 1,025 points

2018 April 16

18:05 International Chamber of Shipping applauds 'Paris Agreement for Shipping'