• 2018 October 16 13:52

    Throughput of Port St. Petersburg up 12% to 44.22 million tonnes in 9M’18

    In January-September 2018, The Port of St. Petersburg handled 44.22 million tonnes of cargo (+12%, year-on-year). According to the port authority, transshipment of oil products grew by 26% to 6.82 million tonnes, dry bulk cargo – declined by 3% to 6.25 million tonnes, general cargo – up 10% to 10.21 million tonnes, transshipment of Ro-Ro cargo – up 19% to 1.05 million tonnes.

    The port’s container throughput increased by 12.1% to 1.94 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:

    36,009.1

    39,481.2

    44,229.2

    112%

     

    DRY BULK CARGO including:

    5,531.7

    6,481.4

    6,257.1

    97%

     

    Ore

    649.9

    478.2

    606.3

    127%

     

    Coal and coke

    0.0

    32.2

    195.2

    growth

     

    Mineral fertilizers

    4,879.7

    5,969.1

    5,453.2

    91%

     

    Other

    2.0

    1.9

    2.4

    126%

     

    DRY LOOSE CARGO including:

    160.8

    246.3

    223.8

    91%

     

    Grain

    137.8

    230.4

    185.9

    81%

     

    Other

    23.0

    16.0

    38.0

    up 2.4 times

     

    TIMBER

    177.5

    146.0

    257.9

    177%

     

    GENERAL CARGO including:

    9,096.2

    9294.6

    10,211.6

    110%

     

    Ferrous metal

    3,854.9

    4261.1

    4,438.1

    104%

     

    Non-ferrous metal

    1,200.3

    1,130.6

    1,253.5

    111%

     

    Metal scrap

    1,296.8

    1,114.6

    1,437.1

    129%

     

    Packaged

    500.4

    638.9

    1,003.5

    157%

     

    Reefer

    1,339.5

    1,190.8

    957.3

    80%

     

    Including fish


    277.8

    255.4


     

    Other

    904.4

    958.6

    1,122.0

    117%

     

    CONTAINERS

    15,424.1

    16,927.8

    19,401.3

    115%

     

    Total teus

    1,302,835

    1,429,063

    1,602,351

     

     

    Including refrigerated containers:


    172,946

    203,418

     

     

    CARGO CARRIED BY FERRIES

    290.5

    79.1

    1.4

    2%

     

    RO-RO

    523.2

    886.9

    1,053.1

    119%

     

    LIQUID BULK CARGO including:

    4,805.2

    5,419.1

    6,823.0

    126%

     

    Oil products

    4,786.3

    5,419.1

    6,823.0

     

     

    Food

    18.9

    0.0

    0.0

     


2018 November 20

18:21 Igor Levitin suggests separating positions of Deputy Transport Minister and head of Rosmorrechflot
18:06 MAN Energy Solutions wins order to supply the engine for a new dredger in southern China
17:53 Workshop aimed at building oil pollution preparedness and response capacity held in the Republic of Guinea
17:36 “K” Line announces delivery of new LPG carrier for Gyxis Corporation
17:18 Atomflot: first delivery of fish by NSR expected in summer-autumn season of 2019
17:04 Diana Shipping announces time charter contract for m/v Sideris GS with Berge Bulk
16:47 Rashid Sharipov as Chairman of the Board of Directors NCSP BoD
16:25 NIBULON Shipbuilding and Repair Yard launched second POSS-115 Project tug
16:04 OOCL announces improvements to Asia – Middle East 1 and Asia – Middle East 3
15:50 Storage area line launched at Vostochny Port’s Phase 3
15:34 New overpass at Maasvlakte 2 opens
15:03 Port of Oakland works to reduce impact of trucks
14:33 The port of Marseille Fos is engaged in reducing shipemissions by developing LNG as a marine fuel
14:03 Teesport Intermodal Rail Terminal celebrates fourth anniversary
13:43 12th Transport of Russia Forum and Exhibition opens in Moscow
13:10 Damen signs with Rimorchiatori Spezzini for two new Damen ASD Tugs 2411
13:02 Bunker prices are going down in the Far East ports of Russia (graph)
12:38 CCCC Dredging supports the 6th Forum of Dredging Companies as its Sponsor
11:54 Concession agreement signed for construction of coal terminal “Lavna”
11:30 OOCL introduces the new West Africa Service 2
10:45 Major ASW ship Severomorsk of RF Navy's Northern Fleet escorts Indian civilian vessel in the Gulf of Aden
10:23 Russian Railways’ BoD makes decision on discounts for cargo transportation in 2019
10:00 Brent Crude futures price down 0.39% to $66.53, Light Sweet Crude – down 0.24% to $57.06
09:19 Baltic Dry Index is down to 1,023 points
08:51 Valenciaport container vilume increased by 4.78% in the last twelve months
07:51 Klaveness Combination Carriers declares option for sixth combination carrier newbuild

2018 November 19

18:37 IMO holds workshop boosting maritime security in Gulf of Guinea
18:05 MOL conducts tabletop drill for LNG carrier
17:49 Hapag-Lloyd to start new Asia – Gulf Service (AGS)
17:43 Busan Port Authority signs Letter of Intent for the Maasvlakte Distribution Park West
17:01 Ocean Network Express expands the partnership of Asia - South America
16:32 BIMCO standard ship repair contracts overhauled
16:05 Port of Hamburg railborne container transport up 4.3 percent in the first nine months of 2018
15:44 FESCO and DB Cargo plan to launch joint transit shipments from China to Europe via Kaliningrad
15:10 Costamare announces the acquisition of the York Capital majority interest in five 14,000 TEU containerships
14:56 Half a billion tones of Kazakhstan oil lifted from CPC Marine Terminal
14:47 Saipem 7000 semi-submersible at Damen Verolme Rotterdam for DPS upgrade
14:33 OpenRisk launches guideline for risk management at sea to improve response to accidental spills
13:59 NCSP Group's consolidated cargo turnover for January-September totaled 105,253 thousand tons
13:11 Average wholesale prices for М-100 HFO down to RUB 19,660 in RF spot market
12:47 ABP invests over £1 million on a rooftop solar project at the Port of Goole
12:18 Damen supports 2nd Dredging and Hydraulic Engineering Structures Congress as its General Sponsor
12:00 The Fjords plans to add another all electric passenger vessel to its fleet
11:36 TOTE Services' Philip Greene Jr. retires next year
11:02 Damen Shipyards Group celebrates Multraship Carrousel RAVE Tug winning KNVTS Ship of the Year Award
10:44 Port of Oakland cargo volume up 3.9 percent in August - October 2018
10:43 Throughput of Port Vysotsky up 9.4% to 6.34 million tonnes in 10M’18
10:19 Brent Crude futures price up 0.69% to $67.22, Light Sweet Crude – up 1.02% to $57.26
09:57 Media Group PortNews issues special edition of its magazine for Transport Week 2018
09:35 Rosmorrechflot reduced operation period of locks in Volga-Don Basin
09:18 Baltic Dry Index is up to 1,031 points

2018 November 18

16:21 Wellington ferry skipper fined $1,688 after grounding
15:04 SFL continues its fleet renewal programme, to sell its 2002-built VLCC
14:37 Austal delivers Expeditionary Fast Transport ship USNS Burlington to U.S. Navy
14:26 Lockheed Martin gets $282M contract mod for four MMSCs project
14:13 Ulstein Verft starts construction of largest hybrid ship for Color Line
13:41 Klaveness extends contract of affreightment with South32 Marketing Pte Ltd
12:06 PaxOcean wins three newbuilding contracts from Royal IHC

2018 November 17

18:29 Sanmar delivers Robert Allan-designed new tractor tug Svitzer Meridian
18:02 MSC launches train between Giengen and Trieste