• 2018 November 16 15:29

    Port of St. Petersburg handled 49.14 million tonnes in 10M’18, up 12% Y-o-Y

    In January-October 2018, the Port of St. Petersburg handled 49.14 million tonnes of cargo (+12%, year-on-year). According to the port authority, transshipment of oil products grew by 28% to 7.67 million tonnes, dry bulk cargo – declined by 4% to 6.88 million tonnes, general cargo – up 10% to 11.27 million tonnes, transshipment of Ro-Ro cargo – up 16% to 1.16 million tonnes.

    The port’s container throughput increased by 11.6% to 1.77 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:

    40,017.2

    44,010.4

    49,149.2

    112%

     

    DRY BULK CARGO including:

    6,200.0

    7,274.1

    6,882.7

    95%

     

    Ore

    730.8

    555.1

    670.0

    121%

     

    Coal, coke

    0.0

    49.5

    264.0

    up

     

    Mineral fertilizers

    5,467.2

    6,667.6

    5,946.3

    89%

     

    Other

    2.0

    1.9

    2.4

    126%

     

    DRY LOOSE CARGO including:

    166.0

    254.9

    253.7

    100%

     

    Grain

    140.5

    233.7

    210.5

    90%

     

    Other

    25.5

    21.3

    43.2

    Up 2 times

     

    TIMBER

    181.8

    156.3

    281.4

    180%

     

    GENERAL CARGO including:

    10,027.1

    10,294.4

    11,275.5

    110%

     

    Ferrous metal

    4,214.3

    4,690.2

    5,104.8

    109%

     

    Non-ferrous metal

    1,335.5

    1,225.5

    1,151.2

    94%

     

    Metal scrap

    1,437.7

    1,251.2

    1,586.9

    127%

     

    Packaged

    555.4

    708.0

    1,102.8

    156%

     

    Reefer

    1,472.2

    1,353.9

    1,092.6

    81%

     

    including fish


    340.3

    311.2


     

    Other

    1,012.0

    1,065.7

    1,237.2

    116%

     

    CONTAINERS

    17,214.9

    18,947.6

    21,619.2

    114%

     

    Total teus

    1,447,915

    1,593,545

    1,779,963

     

     

    including refrigerated containers:


    191,039

    221,918

     

     

    CARGO CARRIED BY FERRIES

    318.2

    79.3

    1.4

    2%

     

    RO-RO

    581.6

    1,002.4

    1,162.9

    116%

     

    LIQUID BULK CARGO including:

    5,327.7

    6,001.5

    7,672.2

    128%

     

    Oil products

    5,308.8

    6,001.5

    7,672.2

     

     

    Food

    18.9

    0.0

    0.0

     




2018 December 19

09:57 Finnish Transport Safety Agency set to contribute to automation of maritime navigation
09:35 FESCO BoD approved new composition of Executive Board
09:16 Baltic Dry Index is down to 1,395 points

2018 December 18

18:21 Uniper SE and MOL enter into agreement on FSRU project in Germany, and one additional LNG transportation agreement
18:00 Throughput of Chinese ports grew by 4.3% to 8.47 billion tonnes in 11M’18
17:46 Rolls-Royce to deliver advanced ship technology to two more expedition cruise vessels for Mystic Cruises
17:43 Aircraft carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth enters LR class
17:27 SOL adds Finnish port of Pietarsaari/Jakobstad to the Zeebrugge route network
17:04 Finnpilot Pilotage BoD decided for no increase in the pilotage fees for 2019
16:42 GTT bags yet another tank design order for LNGC duo
16:38 PRA starts construction of new plastics recycling facility at the Port of Amsterdam
16:25 Arctia and Meritaito join forces to expand their range of services
16:09 Crowley integrates DFTS management into government solutions group to unify supply chain services
15:42 KN enhances its relations with American LNG giants
15:18 BW Group Limited purchased 137,000 shares
14:53 Icebreakers of FSUE Rosmorport assisted 680 ships in navigation season 2018-2019
14:28 Shell Oman and Port of Duqm ink agreement to develop fuel bunkering facilities
14:11 Golar LNG receives LNTP for an FLNG vessel for Greater Tortue / Ahmeyim Project P1, West Africa
13:47 WEG and Praxis sign MoU to support Damen Saab bid for the Brazilian Navy
13:41 Eni gets approval of the investment plan for Merakes Development Project in Indonesia
13:22 Sovcomflot closes USD 264 million long-term revolving credit facility
12:58 Bunker prices are flat at the Far East ports of Russia (graph)
12:40 Antwerp, Belgium will host the 3rd European Environmental Ports Conference on 12-13 June 2019
12:19 Keppel receives limited notice to proceed for GIMI FLNG
11:57 3 icebreaker escort operations performed in eastern part of Gulf of Finland during 24 hours on December 17-18
11:35 Terna’s MONITA HVDC Project: Nexans reaches key milestone with successful completion of submarine power cable
11:10 Container throughput of port Hong Kong (China) down 5.4% to 17.96 million TEUs in Jan-Nov’18
10:46 Bunker sales at the port of Singapore in 11M’18 down 1.8% Y-o-Y to 45.49 million tonnes
10:23 Maersk announces rate increase for Far East to North Europe trade
10:05 Brent Crude futures price down 1.53% to $58.72, Light Sweet Crude – down 1.61% to $49.39
09:47 Austal export opportunity supported by Australian Government financing
09:31 Rosatom drafted Rules for providing navigational and hydrographic support in NSR waters
09:14 Baltic Dry Index is up to 1,406 points

2018 December 17

18:23 Sembcorp Marine retains its position as Asia’s top cruise ship repair and upgrade solutions provider with newbuilds projects delivered in 2018
18:02 USPA announced tenders for dredging in Mariupol and Berdiansk seaports
17:48 SITC holds naming and delivery ceremony for M/V SITC SENDAI
17:37 ONE to implement LSF surcharge in China and Taiwan
17:15 NCSP Group's consolidated cargo turnover for January-October totaled 116,946 thousand tons
16:41 Moody's reaffirms Panama Canal's A2 long-term rating with stable outlook
16:26 Port of Oakland shatters 11-year-old record for November imports
15:54 Yamal LNG will build one more natural gas liquefaction facility
15:27 Nor-Shipping and Nordic Innovation team up for “Sea Meets Land” funding initiative
15:17 PETRONAS releases Annual Activity Outlook report for 2019-2021
14:56 NOVATEK elects a new member to the Management Board
14:37 Average wholesale prices for М-100 HFO down to RUB 15,328 in RF spot market
14:13 Damen’s triple delivery for Murjan Al Sharq Marine Contracting
13:41 Pacific Fleet and Indian Navy warships practice inspection operation as part of Indra Navy 2018 Russian-Indian naval exercise
13:19 Queen Máxima christens Van Oord's TSHD Vox Amalia
12:58 9 icebreaker escort operations performed in eastern part of Gulf of Finland during 24 hours on December 16-17
12:36 Samsung Heavy Industries secures yet another contract for an LNGC
12:23 Saab secures shipping safety contract for Shangai container port
12:00 Composit supports the 6th Forum of Dredging Companies as its Sponsor
11:42 Milaha unveils large plans to upgrade its shipyard in Mesaieed
11:01 IBIA welcomes decision by IMO’s MSC to add new item to its agenda to address concerns about fuel safety
10:43 SENER to design passenger vessel for Tanzanian ferry operator
10:17 Brent Crude futures price down 0.02% to $60.27, Light Sweet Crude – up 0.21% to $51.58
09:58 Port of Singapore throughput in 11M’18 grew by 0.4% Y-o-Y to 575.44 million tonnes
09:40 Floating regasification plant “Marshal Vasilevsky” arrives in Kaliningrad
09:15 Baltic Dry Index is up to 1,401 points

2018 December 16

16:09 Navios Acquisition completes acquisition of Navios Midstream