• 2014 January 14 15:10

    Throughput of Russian seaports up 3.9% to 589 mln t in 2013

    In 2013, Russian seaports handled 589 mln t of cargo (+3.9%, year-on-year), says press center of Association of Commercial Sea Ports.

    Transshipment of liquid bulk cargo hit climbed by 1.6% to 255.7 mln t including 101.1 mln t of coal (+13.3%), 44.4 mln t of containerized cargo (+4.1%), 12.9 mln t of mineral fertilizers (+24.0%), 7.4 mln t of ore (+2.8%). Transshipment of ferrous metal dropped to 22 mln t (-14.0%), grin – to 18.3 mln t (-23.4%), timber – to 4.4 mln t(-25.9%). 

    Transshipment of liquid bulk cargo hit 333.3 mln t (+5.7%) including 207.5 mln t of crude oil (+4.6%).

    Transshipment of export cargo increased by 2.8%, year-on-year, to 460.1 mln t, import cargo transshipment was 48.4 mln t (+7.3%), transit cargo transshipment – 44.5 mln t (+4.6%), coastal trade cargo - 36 mln t (+13.2%).

    Operators of the Arctic Basin handled 46.2 mln t of cargo (+19.2%, year-on-year) including 24.6 mln t of dry cargo (+3.1%) and 21.6 mln t of liquid bulk cargo (up 1.4 times). The growth of liquid bulk transshipment was driven by the increase of Belokamenka terminal throughput. Total throughput of port Murmansk hit 31.4 mln t (+32.5%), Varandey – 5.4 mln t (up 1.7 times). Throughput of port Arkhangelsk dropped by 14.3% to 4.4 mln t, port Vitino – by 39.6% to 2.3 mln t.

    The ports of the Baltic Basin handled 215.8 mln t (+4.1%) including 82.1 mln t of dry cargo (+8.8%), 133.7 mln t of liquid bulk cargo (+1.4%). The port of Ust-Luga handled 62.7 mln t (+33.8%), Big Port St. Petersburg - 58 mln t (+0.3%), Vysotsk - 16.2 mln t (+18.5%), Kaliningrad - 13.7 mln t (+7.5%), Primorsk - 63.8 mln t (-14.6%).

    Throughput of Azov - Black Sea ports fell by 1.3%, year-on-year, to 174.4 mln t including 62.5 mln t of dry cargo (-9.6%) and 111.9 mln t of liquid bulk cargo (+4.0%). The port of Novorossiysk handled 112.6 mln t (-4.1%), Tuapse - 17.7 mln t (-0.4%), Rostov-on-Don - 10.8 mln t (-1.7%), Kavkaz - 7.9 mln t (-15.7%), Taman - 9.5 mln t (up 2.6 times due to liquid bulk cargo).

    The ports of the Caspian Basin handled 7.8 mln t (-21.6%, year-on-year) including 3 mln t of dry cargo (-33.8%) and 4.8 mln t of liquid bulk cargo (-11.1%). Throughput of port Makhachkala fell by 14.7%, Astrakhan – by 25.5%, Olya - 2.5 times.

    Seaports of the Far East Basin handled 144.8 mln t of cargo (+7.8%) including 83.4 mln t of dry cargo (+6.1%) and 61.4 mln t of liquid bulk cargo (+10.1%). Port Vostochny handled 48.3 mln t (+13.5%), Vanino - 23.8 mln t (+16.8%), Nakhodka - 18.4 mln t (+8.1%), Vladivostok - 14.5 mln t (+10.0%), De-Castri  -  7 mln t (-4.9%), Posiet - 5.6 mln t (–3.0%), Prigorodnoye - 16.3 mln t (-0.8%).

2019 March 19

18:25 Navigation support tool receives 2018 Hydrographic Technology Encouragement Award
18:05 NYK holds conferences to improve the safety of its dry bulk fleet
17:36 Abu Dhabi Ports collects over 120 tons of floating sea debris
17:05 JAXPORT sets record with largest container ship to call Jacksonville
16:35 NYK introduces its market analysis initiatives using AI and big data
16:10 BigLift Shipping and Chung Yang Shipping cooperate in heavy transport
15:53 BW Group purchases a majority stake in Epic Gas from key shareholders and launches unconditional tender offer
15:23 Bunker market sees mixed price movements at the Far East ports of Russia (graph)
15:12 Royal IHC to design and deliver dredge installations for Van Oord
15:02 CMA CGM updates THC in Lithuania ports
14:31 Wight at the forefront of environmental stewardship – Hybrid Explorer Vessel
14:02 Maersk has announced FAK rates from Far East Asia to Mediterranean
13:31 GC Rieber Shipping: Shearwater GeoServices awarded acquisition and processing contract in Turkey
13:01 PIL starts new Middle East service – China Straits Gulf
12:41 V.Ships Leisure teams up with Mystic Cruises to provide crew services for the first expedition vessel, World Explorer
12:20 Global cruise industry meets at Posidonia Sea Tourism Forum 2019
12:01 Global Ship Lease agrees three-year charter with Hapag-Lloyd
11:30 ICTSI upgrades Lae unit ahead of schedule
11:19 10 vessels escorted by icebreakers in eastern part of Gulf of Finland during 24 hours on March 18-19
11:00 ABS expands Best Practices for Ballast Water Management Systems
10:41 Icebreakers of FSUE Rosmorport assisted about 6,000 ships in navigation season 2018-2019
10:22 Brent Crude futures price is up 0.12% to $67.62, Light Sweet Crude – down 0.08% to $59.38
10:04 Draft Decree of RF Government foresees allocation of RUB 4.1 billion for reconstruction of Zhatai Shipyard
09:58 Panama Canal and Maersk to join the IMO-supported Global Industry Alliance to Support Low Carbon Shipping
09:46 MABUX: Bunker Market this morning March, 19
09:19 Baltic Dry Index is up to 721 points

2019 March 18

18:26 American Roll-on Roll-off Carrier loads Army aviation unit cargo in Thessaloniki
18:16 Wagenborg SPMTs to relocate giant MV-piling rig at the port of Rotterdam Maasvlakte
18:05 RF President launched Balaklavskaya and Tavricheskaya TPPs and Port substation in Taman
18:00 Indian Register of Shipping wins 5-year contract to provide Emergency Response Services for 33 vessels of The Shipping Corporation of India
17:36 Kawasaki Heavy Industries delivers bulk carrier Divinegate for Indigo Marine Shipping
17:30 NCSP Group’s consolidated cargo turnover for January 2019 increased by 3.3% to 12.063 million tonnes
17:05 Fincantieri starts works in Ancona on the new ship for Viking
16:38 RF Government allows LNG transportation along Northern Sea Route by certain foreign ships
16:32 Flensburger Schiffbau-Gesellschaft delivers sixth new building Ro-Ro for SIEM
16:27 Castor Maritime announces time charter contract for Panamax vessel with Oldendorff Carriers
16:13 CMA CGM announces GRR from East Coast South America to West Africa, East Africa, South Africa, Arabian Gulf and West Coast North of India
15:52 Average wholesale prices for М-100 HFO up to RUB 19,421 in RF spot market
15:51 Two NYK tugboat subsidiaries to merge
15:33 Global Ports Holding and MSC Cruises announce agreement to support Antigua
15:20 Iceberg to develop design and engineering documentation for nuclear-powered icebreaker of project 10510, Leader
15:13 CMA CGM announces GRR from Asia to South Africa
14:33 CMA CGM to apply GRI from Canada West Coast to worldwide destinations (Excluding Africa, EU, Russia and USA)
14:01 MSC adds vessel to its Lone Star service from Asia to USEC and Gulf of Mexico
13:46 Victor Gusev appointed General Director of Nakhodka Sea Fishing Port
13:27 Jumbo wins offshore subsea decommissioning project in North Sea
13:11 The largest fuel tanker to enter Port of Newcastle
12:55 10 vessels escorted by icebreakers in eastern part of Gulf of Finland during 24 hours on March 17-18
12:31 Contship Italia S.p.A. has entered into negotiations with MSC for sale of MCT
12:10 Maersk Line announces FAK rates – Scope Far East Asia to Mediterranean
11:51 Russia, Finland satisfied by shipping and environmental cooperation in Baltic and Arctic regions
11:32 Navig8 Chemical Tankers enters into sale and leaseback agreements with ICBC for four 37,000 DWT product oil/chemical tankers
11:02 Incheon Port container volumes up 7.5% to 266,000 TEU in January 2019
10:44 MABUX: Bunker market this morning, Mar.18
10:15 SCF achieved adjusted profit of USD 6.9 million for 2018 vs USD 5.3 million loss for 2017
09:54 USA, EU and Canada impose sanctions on several Russian shipyards
09:36 Brent Crude futures price is down 0.21% to $67.02, Light Sweet Crude – down 0.21% to $58.61
09:19 Baltic Dry Index is up to 730 points
08:07 Port of Oakland cargo volume down 1.3 percent in February 2019
07:26 Port of Long Beach container volumes down 9.8 percent in February 2019