• 2012 April 19 15:19

    Port of Makhachkala traffic up 15.7 percent in Q1

    Cargo throughput at state-owned Makhachkala Commercial Seaport in the first quarter of 2012 increased by 15.7% compared to January-March 2011, to 1,507,000 tons, RIA "Dagestan" reports.

    Shipments of dry cargo in the reporting period amounted to 256,600 tons, of liquid bulk – 1,250,700 tons.

    Port of Makhachkala is located on the west coast of the Caspian Sea in Dagestan. The year-round open port specializes in handling of crude oil, petroleum products, construction materials (crushed stone, gravel), grain, general cargo and timber. Makhachkala Port is a gateway for trade flows from Russia, Belarus, Ukraine, Baltic states, as well as for transit cargo shipped to / from Iran, Turkey and Central Asia. The port has the Makhachkala near-dock railyard of Makhachkala branch of the North Caucasian Railway. The major stevedore company operating at the port is FSUE "Makhachkala Commercial Seaport." In 2011, cargo throughput at the port rose 10.4% year-on-year to 5.5 million tons.

2015 November 25

11:05 Hapag-Lloyd to revise Inland Haulage Tariff from/to Benelux
10:10 Brent Crude futures price up 0.54% to $46.34, Light Sweet Crude - up 0.95% to $43.06
09:49 Bunker prices at port St. Petersburg go down in 48th week (graph)
09:26 Three icebreakers to provide escort services at Astrakhan and Olya seaports (photo)
09:08 Baltic Dry Index up to 528 points
08:02 PrimeServ wins retrofit contract from Royal Caribbean Cruises

2015 November 24

18:31 Metal Shark delivers 55′ port security fireboat to Plaquemines Port
18:05 Nippon Foundation’s Sasakawa receives International Maritime Prize
17:59 MacGregor receives order for cargo access systems on world's largest commercial RoRo carriers
17:57 Sharjah Ports Authority takes delivery of a Damen ASD Tug 2411
17:35 Cargotec's MacGregor reaches a settlement agreement and will book EUR 11 million cost
17:20 Lithuania and China seal accord to set up a joint venture providing forwarding and logistics servicevs
17:05 Abu Dhabi Ports starts welcoming cruise liners at Sir Bani Yas Island
16:35 IACS Secretary General visits RS
16:31 Stena Bulk invests in more IMOIIMAX tankers
16:13 Rosmorport announces tender for maintenance dredging at port Ust-Luga
16:05 Vessels Ardmore Chippewa and Ardmore Seahawk join Ardmore fleet
15:40 UNFCCC publishes a Synthesis Report analysing the impact of the pledges made by 146 nations to reduce CO2 emissions
15:38 Grandweld delivers one dive maintenance & support vessel “TAWAM1” to ADNOC
15:34 Concordia Maritime inks contract for the charter of an IMO2/3 class MR tanker
15:12 Swire Pacific Offshore wins the Environment Protection Award at the Seatrade Maritime Awards Asia 2015
14:29 Bunker prices in the Far East ports slightly up in early 48th week (graph)
14:12 Abu Dhabi Ports wins People Development Award At IBJ Awards
13:55 Pella shipyard completes state trials of tugboat Afalina (Project 16609) built for Russia’s Black Sea Fleet (photo)
13:33 Abu Dhabi National Oil Company accepts delivery of DM&SV "Tawam1" from Grandweld Shipyard
13:31 Hapag-Lloyd adds three port calls to its Europe-Australia Service
13:14 Far Eastern Shipbuilding and Ship Repair Center to build two multi-functional ice class ships costing RUB 11.5 bln each for Rosneft
13:01 The Port of Savannah adds Peruvian avocados to perishable imports
12:31 Cammell Laird signs contract to build NERC’s new £200m polar research ship
12:25 Multipurpose salvage vessel Murman leaves Wismar for Murmansk (photo)
12:01 CMA CGM offers direct links between La Reunion Island, Europe and Australia
11:47 Lena United River Shipping Company plans spending RUB 850 mln on repair and construction of ships
11:29 IMO Assembly opens for 29th session
11:25 Dorian LPG announces delivery of the Chaparral
11:21 Fifth annual International Forum “Arctic: Today And The Future” to be held in Saint-Petersburg on December 7-9
10:59 Inland water transport of Russia carried 11.3 mln t of cargo in navigation period of 2015
10:38 Hydrocarbon production volumes of Gazprom Neft up 22.2% Y-o-Y to 436.42 in 9M 2015
10:07 Brent Crude futures price up 0.18% to $45.05, Light Sweet Crude - up 0.73% to $42.06
09:45 Gazprom Neft posts 9M’15 net income of RUB 130.9 bln, up 6.2% Y-o-Y
09:19 Baltic Dry Index up to 516 points

2015 November 23

18:36 Hapag-Lloyd to revise the Canadian import and export inland tariffs
18:06 Fujian Southeast Shipbuilding holds keel-laying ceremony for VOS Start
17:36 Hapag-Lloyd to revise US Empty Container Redelivery Charge
17:06 DFDS to increase ship capacity on routes from Rotterdam to the United Kingdom
16:48 Counterterrorist exercise finished onboard the Northern Fleet major ASW ship Vice Admiral Kulakov
16:31 Annual meeting of the HELCOM working group on maritime issues starts today
16:20 APM Terminals opens Aqaba Logistics Village expansion
16:17 Hapag-Lloyd informs about local surcharges & Detention tariff for East Russia
16:13 Siem Offshore receives term contracts for three Platform Supply Vessels
16:03 Companies already in operation can be residents of Free Port of Vladivostok
15:34 World’s most efficient Pelagic Trawler to feature Wärtsilä design and propulsion machinery (photo)
15:15 Main Command of RF Navy sums up results of IV scientific conference
14:38 Mewstead's Pelagic Trawler to have Wärtsilä design and propulsion machinery
14:14 Throughput of Chinese ports up 2.4% to 9.54 bln t in 10M’15
13:57 Acceptance/delivery certificate signed for multipurpose salvage vessel Murman, Project MPSV06 (photo)
13:43 Wärtsilä to supply propulsion solution for new TAAF's Polar Logistics Vessel
13:05 NCSP BoD approves payment of RUB 1.49 bln as dividends for 9M’15
12:40 Average wholesale prices for М-100 HFO down to RUB 6,857 in RF spot market
12:16 Pots of Nakhodka accounted for 50.8% of Far East Basin’s throughput in 10M’15
12:04 Drydocks World receives the Corporate Social Responsibility Award at The Maritime Standard Awards 2015