• 2018 June 15 11:31

    Throughput of Big Port St. Petersburg up 16% to 24.73 million tonnes in 5M’18

    In January-May 2018, Big Port St. Petersburg handled 24.73 million tonnes of cargo (+16%, year-on-year). According to the port authority, transshipment of liquid bulk cargo grew by 28% to 3.62 million tonnes, dry bulk cargo – climbed by 8% to 3.59 million tonnes, general cargo – up 13% to 5.83 million tonnes, transshipment of Ro-Ro cargo – up 37% to 582,200 tonnes.

    The port’s container throughput increased by 13% to 898,614 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 %

    Port of Saint-Petersburg

    TOTAL:

    20,013.4

    21,391.5

    24,730.2

    116%


    DRY BULK CARGO including:

    2,953.9

    3,339.0

    3,592.5

    108%

     

    Ore

    357.4

    285.6

    297.7

    104%

     

    Coal, coke

    0.0

    8.3

    67.2

    рост

     

    Mineral fertilizers

    2,594.4

    3,045.1

    3,227.6

    106%

     

    Other

    2.0

    0.0

    0.0


     

    DRY LOOSE CARGO including:

    77.9

    149.2

    136.5

    91%

     

    Grain

    60.6

    139.8

    114.2

    82%

     

    Other

    17.3

    9.4

    22.3

    up 2.4 times

     

    TIMBER

    120.3

    81.0

    118.0

    146%

     

    GENERAL CARGO including:

    5,018.6

    5,161.5

    5,833.4

    113%

     

    Ferrous metal

    2,137.9

    2,675.9

    2,864.1

    107%

     

    Non-ferrous metal

    674.4

    632.4

    506.8

    80%

     

    Metal scrap

    712.6

    435.5

    712.4

    164%

     

    Packaged

    198.5

    285.1

    533.9

    187%

     

    Reefer

    748.7

    621.3

    541.4

    87%

     

    Including fish


    111.7

    125.8


     

    Other

    546.4

    511.3

    674.9

    132%

     

    CONTAINERs

    8,582.7

    9,336.4

    10,843.3

    116%

     

    Teus

    738,852

    795,084

    898,614


     

    Including refrigerated containers


    106,557

    134,754


     

    CARGO CARRIED by FERRIES

    153.0

    78.1

    0.9

    1%

     

    Ro-Ro

    271.3

    423.5

    582.2

    137%

     

    LIQUID BULK CARGO, including:

    2,835.9

    2,822.8

    3,623.3

    128%

     

    Oil products

    2,829.6

    2,822.8

    3,623.3


     

    Food

    6.3

    0.0

    0.0





2018 September 18

18:09 Cruise ships called Saaremaa Harbour nine times during the summer season
17:52 Arctic units of RF Navy’s Northern Fleet hold amphibious assault training at Chukotka coast
17:27 Annual Advanced Course on Port Operations and Management held in France on 10-12 September
17:04 Maersk Line announces rates from Europe & Mediterranean to West Africa
16:50 Marinet Conference gathered more than 500 on-site and virtual participants
16:21 Drilling rig supply ship of Project 22420, Ostap Sheremet, left Amursky Shipyard for outfitting and testing
16:04 Maersk Line announces new Bunker Adjustment Factor (BAF)
15:34 NYK participates in Japan Climate Initiative
15:04 6 MOL-operated/managed vessels earn commendations from Japan Coast Guard Regional Headquarters
14:30 Yang Ming launches new container vessel 'YM Wellbeing'
14:16 Throughput of Chinese ports grew by 4.1% to 6.15 billion tonnes in 8M’18
14:03 PORT OF KIEL restructures Ostuferhafen access area
13:52 RS gains ISO 9001:2015 Certificate
13:28 Kolmar to export up to 40 million tonnes of coal per year via a terminal under construction in the Muchke Bay
13:04 Throughput of port Kaliningrad in 8M’18 grew by 6% Y-o-Y to 9.6 million tonnes
12:40 Okskaya Sudoverf takes part in Global Fishery Forum and Seafood Expo 2018
12:17 Throughput of port Shanghai (China) declined by 1% to 372.85 million tonnes in 8M’18
11:55 Fuel oil prices show no significant changes in the Far East ports of Russia (graph)
11:31 Throughput of port Vyborg in 8M’18 up 23% Y-o-Y to 1.15 million tonnes
11:09 Diana Shipping aqnnounces time charter contract for m/v Artemis with Ausca
10:48 Throughput of port Primorsk in 8M’18 fell by 11% Y-o-Y to 35.79 million tonnes
10:30 Throughput of port Vysotsk in 8M’18 declined by 3% Y-o-Y to 12.07 million tonnes
10:09 Georgia Ports Authority approves $92M rail expansion
09:52 Brent Crude futures price down 0.55% to $77.62, Light Sweet Crude – down 0.44% to $68.39
09:43 ABS Global Gas Team awarded classification contract for Singapore's first LNG bunker barge
09:33 Krasnoye Sormovo shipyard delivers Pola Feodosia, fourth dry cargo carrier of Project RSD59
09:15 Baltic Dry Index is down to 1,357 points
08:17 GTT and Keppel Offshore & Marine sign a license agreement for the construction of membrane tank solutions
07:36 Bureau Veritas issues approval for GTT’s new NO96 Flex cargo containment system

2018 September 17

18:04 Maersk Line announces rates from Indian Subcontinent and Middle East to Mediterranean
17:50 ICS launches free guidance on preparing for 2020 sulphur cap
17:23 Throughput of port Ust-Luga in 8M’18 declined by 5% Y-o-Y to 64.49 million tonnes
17:04 Maersk Line announces rates from Europe & Mediterranean to West Africa
16:35 Cheniere and Vitol sign 15-year LNG sale and purchase agreement
16:04 Port of Piraeus establishes partnership with Port of Guangzhou
15:30 Keppel delivers its second LNG-powered vessel to Keppel Smit Towage Singapore
15:12 Maersk Line announces rates from Far East Asia to West Africa
14:58 HHLA floating crane loads world’s biggest ship propeller onto a vessel at the Port of Hamburg
14:50 Throughput of Port St. Petersburg up 12% to 39.39 million tonnes in 8M’18
14:23 Training for reducing emissions in ports held in Georgia
14:01 Incheon Port Authority signs agreement of 'Formation of eco-friendly port' with UNEP
13:36 Wärtsilä wins world’s first ‘LPG as fuel’ order for new generation of innovative gas carriers
13:12 GTT receives an AiP from Bureau Veritas for the development of its new cargo containment system (CCS) NO96 Flex
12:50 Registration opens for SMi’s 4th annual Maritime Reconnaissance & Surveillance Technology conference
12:31 Maersk to change fuel adjustment surcharge ahead of the 2020 sulphur cap
12:05 Super Luxury MV Viking Orion calls Colombo
11:57 Average wholesale prices for М-100 HFO up to RUB 20,404 in RF spot market
11:24 Bunker sales at the port of Singapore in 8M’18 down 1% Y-o-Y to 33.35 million tonnes
11:19 DNV GL starts phase II of project to examine the impact of phase-contamination on oil flow meters
11:03 Port of Singapore throughput in 8M’18 grew by 1.2% Y-o-Y to 418.62 million tonnes
10:46 Valencia Containerised Freight Index up 8.19% from January to August 2018
10:41 Throughput of port Helsinki (Finland) in 8M'18 up 8.9% Y-o-Y to 7.67 million tonnes (table)
10:18 The Maritime Standard reveals finalists for 2018 Awards
09:56 Brent Crude futures price down 0.12% to $78, Light Sweet Crude – down 0.07% to $68.72
09:34 Port of HaminaKotka throughput in 8M’2018 up 14.3% Y-o-Y to 10.9 million tonnes
09:15 Baltic Dry Index is down to 1,366 points
08:07 Newcastle welcomes ro-ro shipment for Newcastle Light Rail project
07:05 U.S. Port of Corpus Christi resumes normal operations

2018 September 16

13:59 GTT presents its latest technological innovations and related services during Gastech 2018 in Barcelona

2018 September 15

07:22 Port of Oakland night gates will expand to speed up cargo flow