• 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 July 6

18:15 Coal exports from Russia down 5% to 72.743 mln t in HI’15
18:07 VOS Aberdeen receives International Safety Award
17:42 CMA CGM announces GRR from all Asian ports to Sri Lanka, Pakistan, India
17:41 CMA CGM announces GRR from all Asian ports to all Middle East Gulf ports
17:31 DeHoop launches PSV for Abu Dhabi National Oil Company
17:06 Diana Shipping announces a new time charter agreement for m/v Coronis
16:55 Throughput of Arkhangelsk Sea Commercial Port up 24% to 851,400 t in HI’15
16:14 Throughput of Sea Commercial Port of Illichivsk up 11.9% to 7.65 mln t in HI’15
15:49 Caribbean Princess on her maiden call at Passenger port of Saint Petersburg
15:22 Average wholesale prices for М-100 HFO up to RUB 10,214 in RF spot market
15:03 Port of Antwerp sets up “One Belt One Road” taskforce
14:38 Russia's crude exports climbed 6.8% to 119.666 mln t in HI’15
14:20 Throughput of Port Vysotsky LLC up 0.5% to 2.61 mln t in HI’15
14:03 Wärtsilä, MAN Diesel & Turbo and Winterthur Gas & Diesel to collaborate on major, EU-funded project
13:41 Hydraulic crane TEREX RC45 delivered to MSCC Bronka (Photo)
13:19 New IMO/IOM/UNODC platform set to improve information sharing on migrant smuggling by sea
12:00 Throughput of Ukraine’s seaports up 2.7% to 72.672 mln t in HI’15
11:29 Deliveries of export oil products to RPK-Vysotsk-LUKOIL-II (Leningrad region) total 5.7 mln t in 2014
11:07 15th TOC Americas returns to Panama to assess regional response to big ships, port congestion and Canal expansion
10:56 RF Ministry of Industry and Trade says financing of ship utilization grants to exceed RUB 10 bln in 2017-2030
10:09 Statoil awards Baker Hughes Norway the contract for integrated drilling services
09:54 Up to 93% of New Suez Canal dredging work completed
09:52 Brent oil price down 1.05% to $60.03, Light - down 3.3% to $55.4
09:41 UASC achieves ISO 27001 Certification for information security system
09:38 Crude exports via CPC terminal up 12.7% to 21.44 mln t in HI’15
09:16 Baltic Dry Index up to 805 points

2015 July 5

13:16 Pilbara Ports Authority delivers annual record throughput
13:14 Rolls-Royce drives China’s move to gas with Asia’s first LNG-powered tug
13:11 Fincantieri launches “Romeo Romei” submarine
13:10 Drydocks World marks key milestone in completing the world’s largest turret

2015 July 4

12:05 Wilh. Wilhelmsen to present results for the second quarter of 2015
10:13 Otto Marine secures USD26 million loan
05:11 Global competition policies to be reviewed at major five-yearly gathering in Geneva

2015 July 3

18:04 Fincantieri to supply four OPVs to the Bangladesh Coast Guard
17:50 Engine repair works on Hamburg Süd vessel HS Colon to be completed in the Port of Los Angeles on July 5, 2015
17:26 Vyborg Shipyard to lay down icebreaker for port Sabetta under Yamal-LNG project in September 2016
17:05 Yang Ming selected GP Ocean Carrier of the Year for 2014
16:42 De Hoop launches PSV for Abu Dhabi National Oil Company
16:31 State Duma passes the bill "On the Free Port of Vladivostok" in third reading
16:04 The first subsea wet gas compressor in the world installed at Gullfaks C platform in the North Sea
15:53 Throughput of Rostov-on-Don port down 11.7% to 6,222,000 t in HI’15
15:45 Vyborg Shipyard to lay down lead 22 MW icebreaker for Gazprom Neft Novy Port in mid- September (photo)
15:30 PSV Blue Queen receives the highest ESI score
15:19 Vyborg Shipyard to deliver icebreaker of project 21900М Vladivostok built for FSUE Rosmorport on September 23 (photo)
15:04 Prosafe appoints new Chief Financial Officer
14:48 Scope of routine dredging at Russia's IWW down 13% to 2.6 mln cbm in Jan-May’15
14:24 Annual capacity of Russian seaports to be increased by 19.5 mln t this year
14:23 G6 Alliance announces Asia – North America service enhancement
13:56 Rosmorrechflot issues roadmap for re-organization of FSUE Rosmorport into a Federal State-Funded Institution
13:27 Laky Verf presents its new boat of Project 17MJ at IMDS-2015 (photo)
12:59 Pella Shipyard (Leningrad region) to invest RUB 500 mln into Crimean shipyard Morye
12:01 RF inland water ways’ cargo traffic down 6% to 24.8 mln t in Jan-May’15
11:33 Transoil boosts transportation of stable gas condensate to Ust-Luga terminals by 72% to 3 mln t in 5M’15
11:04 Alstom, DEME and Merkur Offshore sign a contract for the delivery and installation of 66 Haliade offshore wind turbines
10:46 Bunker prices at port St. Petersburg go down in late 27th week (graph)
10:18 Brent oil price down 0.14% to $61.98, Light - down 0.4% to $56.7
10:09 MOL to omit Oakland on the PA2 service
09:54 RUB 400 mln allocated for 2018 to finance the programme of ship utilization grants
09:25 Baltic Dry Index is flat at 794 points
09:13 Gazprom and Gasunie sign Framework Agreement on small scale LNG