• 2018 July 12 14:21

    Throughput of port Ust-Luga in 6M’18 declined by 4% Y-o-Y to 49.10 million tonnes

    In January-June 2017, the port of Ust-Luga handled 49,106,500 tonnes of cargo, down 4%, year-on-year, says Baltic Sea Ports Administration.

    Transshipment of dry bulk cargo climbed by 7% to 17,613,000 tonnes including 14,117,600 tonnes of coal and coke (flat, year-on-year). 

    Transshipment of liquid bulk cargo fell by 8% to 30,107,700 tonnes including 13,514,800 tonnes of crude oil (-19%) and 15,356,200 tonnes of oil products (+1%). 

    Transshipment of general cargo dropped by 28% to 249,900 tonnes.

    Transshipment of cargoes carried by ferries totaled 633,900 tonnes (-14%). 

    The port’s container throughput climbed by 8.6% 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:

    44,864.3

    50,941.1

    49,106.5

    96%

     

    DRY BULK CARGO including:

    12,510.6

    16,495.3

    17,613.0

    107%

     

    Ore

    144.9

    19.5

    3.9

    20%

     

    Coal and coke

    9,736.8

    14,120.7

    14,117.6

    100%

     

    Mineral fertilizers

    1,663.4

    1,266.0

    1,759.0

    139%

     

    Other

    965.4

    1,089.1

    1,732.5

    159%

     

    LOOSE CARGO including:

    2.7

    15.6

    0.0

    down

     

    Other

    2.7

    15.6

    0.0


     

    TIMBER

    142.0

    182.5

    163.6

    90%

     

    GENERAL CARGO including:

    343.0

    347.9

    249.9

    72%

     

    Ferrous metal

    292.8

    256.7

    96.7

    38%

     

    Packaged

    0.0

    0.0

    75.5

    up

     

    Other

    50.2

    91.2

    77.7

    85%

     

    CONTAINERs

    359.3

    326.2

    337.2

    103%

     

    Teus

    37,818

    35,743

    38,797


     

    Including reefer containers:


    456

    125


     

    CARGO CARRIED by FERRIES

    749.0

    737.7

    633.9

    86%

     

    Ro-Ro

    9.5

    2.7

    1.2

    44%

     

    LIQUID BULK CARGO, including:

    30,748.3

    32,833.1

    30,107.7

    92%

     

    Crude oil

    14,617.6

    16,621.8

    13,514.8

    81%

     

    Oil products

    15,348.0

    15,236.6

    15,356.2

    101%

     

    Liquefied gas

    782.7

    974.8

    1,236.7

    127%




2018 November 15

15:22 Meyer Turku starts construction of Carnival XL1
15:03 Port of Antwerp signs an agreement with Enabel
14:34 Throughput of Ukraine’s seaports in 10M’18 declined by 0.7% Y-o-Y to 108 million tonnes
14:03 Pavilion Energy and Novatek agree to strengthen their LNG partnership
14:00 Damen hands over four FCS 2610 vessels to Allianz during ADIPEC
13:36 ABS awards industry’s first offshore facility cyber security-ready notation to Sembcorp Marine
13:23 NOVATEK’s Board of Directors to be elected on 18 January 2019
13:00 Zvezda shipyard started serial manufacturing of Aframax-class tankers
12:39 Residents of Riga and the Port outline a common vision for the future
12:04 Singapore hosts 10th APEC Port Services Network (APSN) Port Connectivity Forum
11:48 Bunker prices are still high in the Far East ports of Russia (graph)
11:22 Sea Port of Saint-Petersburg’s allocations for its development programme totaled RUB 413.5 million in 9M’2018
11:03 NYK promotes decarbonization through exploratory design of NYK Super Eco Ship 2050
10:51 ABS and HHI pioneer Cyber Security standard for new vessels
10:25 Brent Crude futures price down 0.18% to $66, Light Sweet Crude – down 0.36% to $56.05
10:11 OOCL introduces new Asia – South Africa direct services
09:58 A.P. Moller – Maersk, CMA CGM, Hapag - Lloyd, MSC and Ocean Network Express plan to establish container shipping association
09:38 ASW Severomorsk of RF Navy's Northern Fleet completed a call to the Republic of Djibouti
09:16 Baltic Dry Index is down to 1,009 points

2018 November 14

18:37 Savannah achieves all-time record in October 2018
18:20 Sovcomflot concludes USD 149 million project credit facility with leading European banks
18:06 NYK and YLK jointly hold training program for staff from around the world
17:57 Organizers of “Dangerous cargoes: new transportation requirements” conference determined subjects to be discussed
17:36 Northwest Seaport Alliance adopts budget for 2019
17:07 DEME’s cutter suction dredger ‘Spartacus’ launched at the Royal IHC shipyard
17:06 Port of Rotterdam Authority wins 2018 ESPO Award
16:40 NIBULON’s fleet masters transportation of bulky cargo
16:38 Diana Shipping announces time charter contract for m/v Maia with Glencore
16:18 A.P. Moller - Maersk reports Q3 2018 results
15:48 1.348 million cbm to be dredged in Azov-Don River Basin this year
15:20 Stolt-Nielsen, Golar LNG and Höegh LNG announce joint $182 mln investment in Avenir LNG
14:56 World's most eco-friendly bulk carriers Viikki & Haaga operate in Baltic Sea
14:20 CHI Zhoushan is ready for LNG carrier repairs
13:37 DeloPorts published its operating results for Q3'2018
13:29 Damen Shiprepair Curaçao floating dock operational
13:15 Global Ship Lease announces new charter at increased rate
12:59 LUKOIL drilled second well in Eastern part of Yury Korchagin field
12:33 USC: aircraft carrier Admiral Kuznetsov to be out of repair on time
12:01 NYK introduces its initiatives of green bond
11:55 Clean water projects receive $3 mln from Long Beach Board of Harbor Commissioners
11:28 Navigation on Neva arms in Saint-Petersburg to close on November 15
10:45 IMO holds training for OSR officials in Myanmar
10:21 Brent Crude futures price down 0.29% to $65.28, Light Sweet Crude – down 0.45% to $55.44
10:02 GTT notified by Hyundai Heavy Industries for the tank design of a new LNG Carrier
09:59 STX receives AiP from LR for LNG-fuelled 50k dwt MR tanker
09:40 Bunker prices at the Port of Saint-Petersburg, Russia returned to September level (graph)
09:17 Baltic Dry Index is down to 1,064 points

2018 November 13

18:06 Navios Containers seeks to list on a U.S. stock exchange
17:53 BIMCO adopts 2020 bunker clauses
17:34 CMA CGM to revamp its CIMEX 2K2 service
17:11 Nevsky Shipyard takes part in «Transport of Russia» exhibition
16:56 NOVATEK shipped first LNG cargo to CNOOC
16:34 KOTUG and Petroconsult join forces to establish KOTUG PETRO Maritime (KPM)
16:20 Training on oil spill preparedness and response held for countries in eastern Africa
16:04 Diana Shipping announces the sale of a Panamax dry bulk vessel
15:55 Throughput of port Kavkaz in 10M’18 grew by 19% Y-o-Y to 42.6 million tonnes
15:34 Royal IHC wins KNVTS Ship of the Year for SCHELDT RIVER
15:03 Damco launches a dedicated warehouse for Barry Callebaut and inaugurates a new facility in the heart of Poland
14:41 MAN Cryo to design and deliver LNG regasification terminal
14:25 LUKOIL reports preliminary operating data for Q3 and 9M’2018