• 2018 July 18 09:40

    Throughput of Russian seaports in 6M’18 grew by 2.8% Y-o-Y to 394.8 million tonnes (detalization)

    In January-June 2018, seaports of Russia handled 394.8 million tonnes of cargo (up 2.8%, year-on-year), says press center of the Association of Commercial Sea Ports.

    Transshipment of dry cargo totaled 188.8 million tonnes (+8.5%) including 78.3 million tonnes of coal (+4.1%), 26.6 million tonnes of containerized cargo (+12.8%), 25.2 million tonnes of grain (up 1.6 times), 15.6 million tonnes of ferrous metal (+5.8%), 9.2 million tonnes of mineral fertilizers (+7.0%), 7.1 million tonnes of cargo carried by ferries (-23.8%), 3.5 million tonnes of ore (+7.1%) and 2.6 million tonnes of timber (+3.1%).

    Transshipment of liquid bulk cargo totaled 206.0 million tonnes (-2.0%) including 120.4 million tonnes of crude oil (-6.6%), 72.4 million tonnes of oil products (+0.9%) and 10.5 million tonnes of liquefied gas (+45.7%).

    Exports totaled 305.4 million tonnes (+2.3%), imports - 18.4 million tonnes (+5.0%), transit - 31.8 million tonnes (+10.3%), coastal trade cargo – 39.2 million tonnes (+0.0%).

    Operators of seaports in the Arctic Basin handled 38.3 million tonnes (+7.2%, year-on-year) including 24.2 million tonnes of liquid bulk cargo (+9.2%) and 14.1 million tonnes of dry cargo (+3.8%). Exports accounted for 65.2%, imports – for 0.5%, coastal trade cargo – 34.3%. No transit cargo was handled in the Arctic Basin. The port of Murmansk handled 25.9 million tonnes (+1.4%), Arkhangelsk - 1.4 million tonnes (+23.0%), Kandalaksha - 1.0 million tonnes (up 1.6 times).

    Operators of seaports in the Baltic Basin handled122.6 million tonnes (-1.6%) including 68.5 million tonnes of liquid bulk cargo (-8.3%) and 54.1 million tonnes of dry cargo (+8.4%). Exports accounted for 89.3%, imports - 8.3%, coastal trade cargo and transit cargo – for 1.6% and 0.8% accordingly. The port of Ust-Luga handled 49.1 million tonnes (-3.6%), Primorsk - 26.8 million tonnes (-14.6%), Vysotsk - 9.0 million tonnes (-1.3%), Big Port St. Petersburg - 29.7 million tonnes (+14.2%), Kaliningrad - 7.2 million tonnes (+9.2%), Vyborg - 0.8 million tonnes (+28.5%).

    Operators of seaports in the Azov-Black Sea Basin handled 133.3 million tonnes (+5.8%) including 58.1 million tonnes of dry cargo (+14.0%) and 75.2 million tonnes of liquid bulk cargo (+0.2%). Exports accounted for 63.5%, imports – for 3.0%, transit – for 22.1%, coastal trade cargo – for 11.4%.  The port of Novorossiysk handled 78.0 million tonnes (+7.0%), Rostov-on-Don - 7.8 million tonnes (+27.3%), Azov - 4.7 million tonnes (up 1.6 times), Temryuk - 1.7 million tonnes (+28.9%), Taganrog - 1.5 million tonnes (+23.5%), Tuapse - 13.3 million tonnes (-1.4%), Kavkaz – to 13.1 million tonnes (-3.1%), Taman – to 6.1 million tonnes (-18.7%), Kerch - 4.0 million tonnes (-6.3%).

    Operators of seaports in the Caspian Basin handled 2.4 million tonnes (+39.1%) including 1.4 million tonnes of dry cargo (+10.4%) and 1.0 million tonnes of liquid bulk cargo (up 2.1 times). Exports accounted for 50.7%, imports – for 4.3%, transit – for 41.3%, coastal trade cargo – for 3.7%.  The port of Makhachkala handled 1.3 million tonnes (up 2.3 times), Olya – 179,000 tonnes (up 2.1 times), Astrakhan - 1.0 million tonnes (-12.1%).

    Operators of seaports in the Far East Basin handled 98.2 million tonnes (+2.3%) including 61.1 million tonnes of dry cargo (+5.0%) and 37.0 million tonnes of liquid bulk cargo (-1.7%). Exports accounted for 87.2%, imports – for 3.5%, transit – for 0.4%, coastal trade cargo - 8.9%. The port of Vladivostok handled 10.0 million tonnes (+23.6%), Prigorodnoye - 9.2 million tonnes (+6.6%), Shakhtersk - 2.9 million tonnes (+32.3%), Korsakov - 0.8 million tonnes (+4.6%), Vostochny - . 34.6 million tonnes (-0.8%), Vanino - 14.8 million tonnes (-1.6%), Nakhodka - 12.2 million tonnes (-1.0%), De-Kastri - 5.8 million tonnes (-6.2%), Posiet - 3.7 million tonnes (-8.7%).

    Association of Commercial Sea Ports (ASOP) set up in 1987 unites over 50 organizations and enterprises of Russia’s maritime transport. ASOP comprises commercial seaports, forwarding and agency companies, scientific research institutes and marine educational institutions. Operational results of Russian port sector are based on statistics reports and cover all stevedoring companies operating in the Russian Federation.


2019 May 21

18:33 Maersk to charter 13 new feeder ships powered by conventional fuel from 2021
18:25 Long-term Wärtsilä service agreements support optimal performance for LNG Carriers
18:04 GTT notified by Samsung Heavy Industries for the tank design of a new LNG carrier for Nisshin Shipping
17:48 Throughput of port Vysotsk in Jan-Apr'2019 climbed by 7% Y-o-Y to 6.65 million tonnes
17:25 Bunker prices still show no considerable changes at the Far East ports of Russia (graph)
17:19 ABB to enable world’s first hydrogen-powered river vessel
17:04 Port of Zeebrugge sets new record with maiden call of OOCL United Kingdom
16:42 Sredne-Nevsky Shipyard lays down Pioner-M, research ship of Project 25700
16:19 USCG host workshop to discuss safe operation of commercial passenger vessels
16:04 IMO issues additional guidance for sulphur 2020 implementation
15:33 UN agency pushes forward on shipping emissions reduction
15:19 Nevsky Shipyard delivers Nevsky Shipyard second vessel in a series of five dry cargo vessel of project RSD59
15:03 Panama Canal announces enhancements to its Green Connection Environmental Recognition Program
14:27 DSD sells its ferry and expressboat company Norled
14:06 Throughput of port Primorsk in Jan-Apr’2019 grew by 5% Y-o-Y to 18.95 million tonnes
14:03 MOL and Weathernews release of FOCUS Project part I 'Fleet Viewer' application
13:44 Port of Hamburg posts Q1 2019 results
13:41 Czech and Polish officials visit the Port of Gdansk to promote trade between the countries
13:14 Multipurpose Reloading Complex boosts investments in environment protection 15 times to RUB 8 million
12:49 Port of Ust-Luga handled 35.55 million tonnes in 4M’19, up 8% Y-o-Y
12:25 Throughput of Port St. Petersburg in Jan-Apr'2019 grew by 2% Y-o-Y to 19.67 million tonnes
12:02 IAPH Port Planning and Development Committee published a report “Autonomous Vehicles’ Impact on Port Infrastructure Requirements ”
11:28 Port of Kiel welcomes “Aidaprima” for its maiden call
11:00 Container Terminal Saint-Petersburg allocated RUB 2.9 million for implementation of its social programme in 1Q’2019
10:11 Swan Hunter completes modular offshore grid cable storage load-in
09:56 Brent Crude futures price is up 0.31% to $72.19, Light Sweet Crude – up 0.43% to $63.48
09:27 Debmarine Namibia to invest in world’s first custom-built diamond recovery vessel
09:13 Baltic Dry Index is up to 1,041 points
08:05 MABUX: Bunker market this morning, May 21

2019 May 20

18:35 First MAN dual-fuel, diesel-mechanical propulsion package bound for LNG-powered ferry
18:24 Peel Ports expands logistics services with acquisition
18:06 CMA CGM announces FAK rates from Asia to North Africa
17:28 Less storm damage in the port of Rotterdam because of Windbreakers
17:14 HMM to launch new Corporate Identity
17:06 Access World Terminals expands premises and activities in North Sea Port
16:54 Arctic LNG 2 and TechnipFMC sign EPC Contract for LNG plant
16:31 CMA CGM announces FAK rates from Asia to the Mediterranean
16:05 Damen Shiprepair Brest completes rapid repairs to LNG Carrier Methane Princess
15:38 Scrubber washwater to be investigated
15:15 MEPC agrees on scrubber guidance
14:51 Finnlines’ Tapani Voionmaa elected to the BIMCO Board of Directors
14:26 Gazpromneft Marine Bunker’s sales in 1Q’19 grew by 25% YoY to 800,000 tonnes
14:02 Zeaborn places 100 ships with Verifavia Shipping & Korean Register for Inventory of Hazardous Material services
13:44 Ministry of Transport and Communication of Finland: Reforms related to ship safety nearing completion
13:23 IMO organized workshop for getting audit-ready in Cameroon
13:02 Wärtsilä and LUT University to collaborate on research for 100% renewable energy systems
12:37 Average wholesale prices for М-100 HFO down to RUB 19,363 in RF spot market
12:01 International shipping on track to meet 2030 CO2 reduction target following critical UN IMO meeting
11:45 SMS Towage calls on Damen for two ASD 2411 Tugs
11:34 Annual capacity of Russia’s Baltic ports can be increased by 32.5% to 478.9 million tonnes by 2025
11:12 Bunker sales at the port of Singapore in Jan-Apr’2019 fell by 8% Y-o-Y to 15.78 million tonnes
10:50 Port of Singapore throughput in Jan-Apr’2019 fell by 1.1% Y-o-Y to 205.72 million tonnes
10:27 Throughput of port Shanghai (China) in Jan-Apr’19 remained flat at 178.59 million tonnes
10:05 Brent Crude futures price is up 1.27% to $73.13, Light Sweet Crude – up 1.18% to $63.66
09:46 Container throughput of port Hong Kong (China) down 7.6% to 5.99 million TEUs in Jan-Apr’2019
09:24 CLIA Conference and trade fair held in Southampton
09:13 Baltic Dry Index is up to 1,040 points
08:59 MABUX: Bunker market this morning, May 20

2019 May 19

16:51 Hamburg Süd strengthens its product portfolio on the Europe–Central America, Caribbean and South America West Coast trade
15:47 CMA CGM to implement FAK rates for Asia to the Middle East Gulf, Asia to Pakistan / India / Sri Lanka trades