• 2018 June 15 11:59

    Throughput of port Ust-Luga in 5M’18 down 1% to 41.48 million tonnes

    In January-May 2017, the port of Ust-Luga handled 41,485,400, down 1%, year-on-year, says Baltic Sea Ports Administration.

    Transshipment of dry bulk cargo grew by 12% to 14,781,100 including 11,875,700 tonnes of coal and coke (up 4%). 

    Transshipment of liquid bulk cargo fell by 7% to 25,504,400 tonnes including 11,412,300 tonnes of crude oil (-17%) and 13,070,600 tonnes of oil products (+2%). 

    Transshipment of general cargo dropped by 26% to 237,200 tonnes.

    Transshipment of cargoes carried by ferries totaled 554,100 tonnes (-16%). 

    The port’s container throughput climbed by  9.5% to 32,862 TEUs.

    In 2017, the port handled 103.29 million tonnes of cargo, container throughput totaled 75,262 TEUs.

    Ust-Luga port is situated practically at the border of the Russian Federation and the European Union. The deep water area of the port (17.5 m) together with the approach channel (3.7 km) make Ust-Luga port the only Russian port on the Baltic Sea capable of admitting dry-cargo vessels with the deadweight of up to 75,000 tonnes and liquid cargo carriers with the deadweight of up to 160,000 tonnes.

    Port

    Type of cargo

    Throughput thou t, 2016

    Throughput thou t, 2017

    Throughput thou t, 2018

    2018 vs 2017 %

    Ust-Luga

    TOTAL:

    37,671.2

    42,055.9

    41,485.4

    99%

     

    DRY BULK CARGO including:

    10,379.9

    13,246.7

    14,781.1

    112%

     

    Ore

    82.5

    11.6

    3.9

    34%

     

    Coal and coke

    8,004.5

    11,421.7

    11,875.7

    104%

     

    Mineral fertilizers

    1,446.3

    977.4

    1,464.5

    150%

     

    Other

    846.6

    836.0

    1,437.0

    172%

     

    LOOSE CARGO including:

    0.0

    15.6

    0.0

    down

     

    Other

    0.0

    15.6

    0.0


     

    TIMBER

    135.6

    162.0

    131.9

    81%

     

    GENERAL CARGO including:

    287.2

    321.2

    237.2

    74%

     

    Ferrous metal

    246.1

    242.0

    99.1

    41%

     

    Packaged

    0.0

    0.0

    74.1

    up

     

    Other

    41.1

    79.2

    64.0

    81%

     

    CONTAINERs

    301.1

    270.7

    275.6

    102%

     

    Teus

    31,539

    30,012

    32,862


     

    Including reefer containers:


    393

    121


     

    CARGO CARRIED by FERRIES

    669.1

    636.7

    554.1

    87%

     

    Ro-Ro

    9.1

    2.7

    1.2

    44%

     

    LIQUID BULK CARGO, including:

    25,889.2

    27,400.2

    25,504.4

    93%

     

    Crude oil

    12,113.0

    13,718.9

    11,412.3

    83%

     

    Oil products

    13,092.8

    12,854.6

    13,070.6

    102%

     

    Liquefied gas

    683.4

    826.7

    1,021.4

    124%




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17:03 Metropolitan Plan for Great Newcastle endorses Port of Newcastle vision
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16:47 Wightlink names its new flagship
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16:43 Hamburg and St. Petersburg strengthen cooperation at the Port Evening
16:33 DNV GL ends operations in Iran by 4th November
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16:03 IMO sadness over Nyerere casualty
15:47 Moby Dik terminal starts handling vessels of Sea Connect line
15:33 Wärtsilä inaugurates upgraded EGC test facilities in Norway
15:20 ESPO wants more ambition on harmonisation of data, while maintaining flexibility in reporting systems
15:03 Vinalines to build 2 terminals at $299 mln in Lach Huyen Port
14:46 Port of Antwerp presents smart port of the future at Supernova
14:33 DFDS Seaways raises capacity on route Zeebrugge - Norway
14:18 Feasibility study of concession of state stevedoring companies «Olvia» and «Kherson» presented for acquaintance to potential investors
14:03 Norway’s largest cruise port of Bergen to build Europe’s largest onshore power supply facility
13:59 Sea Port of Saint-Petersburg named one of the best transport infrastructure facilities
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12:45 NOVATEK shipped first LNG cargo to Brazil
12:23 Finalists for the Seatrade Maritime Awards in Dubai announced
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08:14 International maritime community reaffirms cooperation in the Straits of Malacca and Singapore

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17:06 Gibdock, RSP Systems and New Zealand fisheries choose LR
16:31 Outlook for marine cargo insurance challenging but opportunities remain for underwriters, says IUMI
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15:09 Trafigura holds naming ceremony for first of 35 newbuild crude oil and product tankers
14:56 IBIA takes part in SIBCON 2018
14:27 Krasnoye Sormovo shipyard launches Pola Fiva, fifth dry cargo carrier of Project RSD59 built for Pola Rise
14:09 British International Freight Association fumes over sulphur surcharge
13:52 Ukraine’s water transport carried 0.5 million passengers in 8M’18, up 10.5%, Y-o-Y
13:31 Maersk’s regional carriers go to market under one brand
13:09 GE Shipping takes delivery of Secondhand Very Large Gas Carrier “ Jag Vasant ”
12:50 ABP aims for frictionless trade with blockchain
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12:09 COSCO SHIPPING Tanker (Dalian) takes delivery of 319,000 dwt Mt Cosnew Lake
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10:07 Georgia Ports plan 8 million TEU capacity by 2028
09:54 Brent Crude futures price up 0.06% to $78.75, Light Sweet Crude – up 0.14% to $70.22
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