• 2018 September 17 14:50

    Throughput of Port St. Petersburg up 12% to 39.39 million tonnes in 8M’18

    In January-August 2018, The Port of St. Petersburg handled 39.39 million tonnes of cargo (+12%, year-on-year). According to the port authority, transshipment of oil products grew by 24% to 6.03 million tonnes, dry bulk cargo – dclined by 1% to 5.58 million tonnes, general cargo – up 8% to 9.08 million tonnes, transshipment of Ro-Ro cargo – up 21% to 949,900 tonnes.

    The port’s container throughput increased by 12.3% to 1.43 million 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:

    31,890.6

    35,261.7

    39,398.5

    112%

     

    Dry bulk cargo including:

    4,892.0

    5,657.2

    5,584.3

    99%

     

    Ore

    579.8

    421.3

    530.7

    126%

     

    Coal, coke

    0.0

    8.3

    173.2

    up

     

    Mineral fertilizers

    4,310.1

    5,225.7

    4,878.0

    93%

     

    Other

    2.0

    1.9

    2.4

    126%

     

    Dry loose cargo including:

    153.0

    237.4

    202.6

    85%

     

    Grain

    130.0

    223.9

    169.5

    76%

     

    Other

    23.0

    13.5

    33.2

    up 2.5 times

     

    Timber

    165.2

    140.7

    216.8

    154%

     

    General cargo including:

    8,043.1

    8,417.9

    9,081.6

    108%

     

    Ferrous metal

    3,385.0

    3,957.3

    3,948.5

    100%

     

    Non-ferrous metal

    1,063.0

    1,007.7

    1,149.6

    114%

     

    Metal scrap

    1,198.1

    980.3

    1,218.7

    124%

     

    Packaged

    434.9

    571.2

    890.1

    156%

     

    Reefer

    1,147.9

    1,030.9

    835.0

    81%

     

    Including fish


    212.5

    207.7

     

     

    Other

    814.2

    870.4

    1,039.6

    119%

     

    Containers

    13,689.7

    15,085.7

    17,324.0

    115%

     

    Total, teus

    1,162,346

    1,278,447

    1,436,739


     

    Including refrigerated containers:


    157,234

    185,799


     

    Cargoes carried by ferries

    258.2

    79.0

    1.3

    2%

     

    Ro-Ro

    464.1

    782.0

    949.9

    121%

     

    Liquid bulk cargo including:

    4,225.4

    4,862.1

    6,038.0

    124%

     

    Oil products

    4,206.5

    4,862.1

    6,038.0


     

    Food

    18.9

    0.0

    0.0


     




2019 February 18

13:15 ONE unveils enhanced intra-Asia Japan service network for 2019
12:51 Nakhodka Trade Sea Port and Damen sign contract on delivery of tug by summer 2019
12:18 33 vessels escorted by icebreakers in eastern part of Gulf of Finland during 24 hours on February 17-18
11:53 World Maritime University signs MoU with Jordan Academy for Maritime Studies
11:30 Coastal fish assessments to continue in Baltic Sea with renewed HELCOM project
11:07 Fincantieri starts dry dock works on ultra-luxury cruise ship "Silver Moon"
10:55 Finnpilot Pilotage amendments its service terms during validity of winter assistance restrictions
10:26 ASCO is interested in cooperation with prominent shipping companies
10:07 Diana Shipping announces the sale of two Panamax dry bulk vessels and time charter contracts for m/v Crystalia and m/v Maera with Glencore
09:40 Brent Crude futures price is up 0.17% to $66.36, Light Sweet Crude – up 0.45% to $56.23
09:21 Baltic Dry Index is up to 639 points
09:07 Panama Canal Board of Directors appoints new Canal Administrator and Deputy Administrator
08:07 IMO conducts training course to enhance maritime security in Kenya
07:32 Valencia hosts first internal technical meeting of European project “H2PORTS - Implementing Fuel Cells and Hydrogen Technologies in Ports”

2019 February 17

16:59 Coast Guard responds to vessel fire near Rockport, Texas
15:09 Kleven Shipyard delivers to Maersk the AHTS Maersk Maker
14:33 Danube high-speed low-wash ferry offers new level of efficiency and reliability
13:21 Interorient Marine Services Ltd. convicted and sentenced for oil discharge
12:39 USCG assists in rescue of five people from sunken vessel near Dutch Harbor
11:01 European ports welcome agreement on the European Maritime Single Window environment

2019 February 16

16:15 Ribbon-cutting kicks off ICTSI´s Batumi terminal expansion project
14:42 Höegh’s RoRo solution chosen for 112MT Transformer shipment
13:28 Torqeedo wins Innovation Award at Miami International Boat Show for powerful new inboard electric propulsion system
12:13 Telford Offshore beefs up its fleet
10:26 Chevron inks new LNG agreement with GS Caltex

2019 February 15

18:05 Noble Corporation announces purchase of a second newbuild jackup rig from PaxOcean
16:57 Port of Goole powered by £1 million solar installation
16:26 ABP continues support of Felixstowe Volunteer Coast Patrol Rescue Service
15:30 Sea Cup 2019 preliminaries kick off in Kamchatka
15:04 CNIIMF authorized to confirm conformity of dangerous cargo containers
13:59 Nevsky Shipyard starts cutting metal for cargo-passenger ship of PV22 project
13:32 Murmansk Sea Fishing Port handled 5,500 tonnes fish in Jan’2019, down 48% Y-o-Y
13:08 Fincantieri and Princess Cruises celebrate three construction milestones of three “Royal” class ships at the Monfalcone shipyard
12:45 Dredging under Sea Port Sukhodol project to exceed 7 mln cbm – details to be covered at the Congress
12:08 Port of Oakland import volume increased 9 percent January 2019
11:46 8 vessels escorted by icebreakers in eastern part of Gulf of Finland during 24 hours on February 14-15
11:27 Okskaya Sudoverf lays down seventh dry cargo carrier of Project RSD32M
11:08 DNV GL and Metalships & Docks ink class agreement for luxury sailing vessel
10:53 Throughput of Ukraine’s seaports in Jan’19 grew by 3.4% Y-o-Y to 11.19 million tonnes
10:29 Brent Crude futures price is up 0.63% to $64.98, Light Sweet Crude – up 0.57% to $54.72
10:08 EFIP welcomes the adoption of the European Parliament resolution on NAIADES II
09:41 Bunker prices are going up at the port of Saint-Petersburg, Russia (graph)
09:16 Baltic Dry Index up down to 628 points
09:07 ICTSI inaugurates the expansion of its Batumi International Container Terminal
08:07 MAN Energy Solutions wins contract to supply the engines for a new harbour tug in Spain
07:41 Inmarsat announces new initiatives to support maritime, ports and logistics start-ups with Rainmaking and Bluetech

2019 February 14

18:03 Austal's LCS 20 completes acceptance trials
17:44 Royal Navy to discuss the future of unmanned and autonomous naval warfare at SMi's 3rd annual Unmanned Maritime Systems Technology 2019
17:22 Freight turnover of Neva-Metal (Saint-Petersburg) in January 2019 fell by 26% Y-o-Y to about 190,000 tonnes
17:03 MOL Techno-Trade takes part in marine environmental protection program
16:25 VTB acquires 100% of Novorossiysk Grain Terminal from NSCP Group
16:03 Port of Virginia container volume up 8.9% to 134,638 TEU in January 2019
16:03 Expert expects uncertainty on global fuel market next week
15:49 “K” Line’s LNGC makes maiden call from Ichthys LNG Project to Naoetsu LNG Terminal in Japan
15:40 BSTDB to finance construction of Lavna coal terminal under agreement with STLC
15:21 2nd Conference “Dangerous cargoes: new transportation requirements” to be held under the auspices of RF Chamber of Commerce and Industry
15:03 ONE renewes own loading record exceeding 19000TEUs
14:33 Maersk and PBF Logistics LP announce agreement for production and storage of 0.5% sulphur fuel on the U.S. East Coast
14:02 Port of Long Beach volumes decrease 0.1 percent to 657,286 TEU in Jan 2019
13:50 Multipurpose Transshipment Complex to be built in Primorsk