• 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


     




2018 December 12

19:08 Hapag-Lloyd announces General Rate Increase from East Asia to USA and Canada
18:30 MEYER WERFT handed over AIDAnova to AIDA Cruises
18:21 IMO led panel discussion on wreck removal challenges at Salvage & Wreck Removal Conference in London
18:00 Rosneft develops innovations for Russian Zvezda super-shipyard
18:00 Newbuilding methanol carrier for Proman Shipping named CASTARA
17:46 Damen signs with Port Nelson for ASD Tug 2411
17:37 Almaz shipyard lays down icebreaker of Project 21180М, Yevpaty Kolovrat, for RF Navy
17:14 Comprehensive plan for NSR development to be ready by February 2019 – Yevgeny Ditrikh
16:49 Investments in the Arctic by 2024 estimated at RUB 5.5 trillion - Dmity Kobylkin
16:23 Vladimir Putin orders to look into creation of port SEZ at Olya port in Arkhangelsk Region
15:50 Throughput of Russian seaports in 11M’18 grew by 4.2% Y-o-Y to 746.8 million tonnes (detalization)
15:26 Okskaya Sudoverf launches first dry cargo carrier of Project RSD32M
15:02 American Petroleum Institute (API) awards bolt fatigue testing program contract to DNV GL
14:25 Giant Octopus added to the CPC’s stock of ER equipment
14:01 London hosts global port environment experts
13:20 Pola Anatolia, dry cargo ship of RSD59 design, successfully passed sea trials
13:01 Newcastle Container Terminal to deliver savings for regional NSW
12:36 Sovcomflot BoD considered the Group’s financial plan for 2019 and a forecast for 2020-2021
12:01 Diana Shipping announces time charter contract for m/v Ismene with Koch
11:49 Yury Trutnev appointed as head of revised State Commission for Arctic Development
11:22 Three icebreaker escort operations performed in eastern part of Gulf of Finland during 24 hours on December 11-12
11:00 COSCO SHIPPING Ports partners with Abu Dhabi Ports to create regional trading hub and Middle East gateway for Belt and Road
10:47 Throughput of Rostov-on-Don port in 11M’18 up 15% Y-o-Y to 22.9 million tonnes
10:20 Brent Crude futures price up 1.16% to $60.9, Light Sweet Crude – up 0.67% to $52.3
10:11 Full bonded area is opened in Port Bronka
10:01 WMU welcomes ITF General Secretary and President
09:59 GTT receives an order for the tank design of two new LNG carriers
09:44 Bunker prices continue going down at the Port of Saint-Petersburg, Russia (graph)
09:16 Baltic Dry Index is down to 1,364 points
08:28 Boskalis Ndurance’ cable trencher successfully tested at Alexiahaven
08:05 Maritime Blockchain Labs announces new consortium to improve crew management

2018 December 11

17:59 ASW Severomorsk of RF Navy's Northern Fleet makes a call to the Republic of Djibouti
17:33 Diesel submarine of RF Navy’s Pacific Fleet conducted training exercise in the Sea of Japan
17:10 Port of Antwerp International to consult USPA on tariff setting, concession and environmental policy
16:46 Van Oord supports the 6th Forum of Dredging Companies as its Sponsor
16:21 Yamal LNG reached full capacity
16:02 Hapag-Lloyd announces rates from Indian Subcontinent & Pakistan to North Europe
15:32 Georgia Ports Authority on track for 4.3M TEUs in 2018
15:20 Four new sponsors confirmed to join line-up at 2019’s Maritime Reconnaissance and Surveillance Technology conference
15:02 Hapag-Lloyd announces rates from Middle East to North Europe
14:48 Draft law on Arctic administration approved in the third reading by Russia’s State Duma
14:32 ECSA welcomes the decision by the EU Commission to update the EU list of ship recycling facilities
14:02 Global Ship Lease announces new long-term charter agreements with CMA CGM
13:32 Maersk Broker Bulk Chartering and Wonsild Dry to merge as of January 2019
13:15 Throughput of port Kavkaz in 11M’18 grew by 13% Y-o-Y to 45.61 million tonnes
13:02 COSCO SHIPPING Ports and Abu Dhabi Ports inaugurate CSP Abu Dhabi Terminal
12:46 Throughput of Russian seaports in 11M’18 grew by 4.2% to 746.81 million tonnes
12:13 Alfa Laval sells more than 100 GCU units for LNG newbuilds
12:01 Overseas Shipholding Group and American Shipping Company jointly announce extension of tanker charters
11:44 One icebreaker escort operation performed in eastern part of Gulf of Finland during 24 hours on December 10-11
11:40 The second phase of IMO-implemented safe and sustainable ship recycling project in Bangladesh starts
11:17 Bunker prices are flat at the Far East ports of Russia (graph)
10:58 NYK сoncludes long-term charter agreement for three LNG carriers with MC
10:30 MAN Cryo and partners develop marine liquid-hydrogen fuel-gas system
10:05 Port of Gdansk reports new quarterly record
09:39 Brent Crude futures price up 0.37% to $60.19, Light Sweet Crude – up 0.31% to $51.16
09:16 Baltic Dry Index is up to 1,385 points

2018 December 10

18:08 US major retail container ports imports reach 2 million containers in October 2018
17:50 Taganrog Sea Commercial Port spent USD 67,300 for its environmental programme in 9M’2018, up 6% YoY
17:27 Icebreakers of FSUE Rosmorport assisted 322 ships in navigation season 2018-2019