• 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 June 24

13:02 ARIES gained ABS Certification: Middle East 1 st Remote Inspection Techniques specialist
12:20 BC Ferries releases year-end results
12:10 Keel laid for the first of Damen’s revolutionary new FCS 7011 Crew Change
11:56 Average wholesale prices for М-100 HFO down to RUB 15,377 in RF spot market
11:29 FESCO to launch new container train to China via Far East overland route
10:58 Southern Center of Shipbuilding and Ship Repair acquired property of Krasniye Barrikady plant
10:35 Satti floating drilling unit owned by Kazmortransflot delivered to Azerbaijan
10:13 Throughput of Chinese ports grew by 4.1% to 5.5 billion tonnes in Jan-May’2019
09:53 MABUX: Bunker Market this morning June, 24
09:52 Brent Crude futures price is up 0.4% to $64.71, Light Sweet Crude – up 0.68% to $57.82
09:34 Container throughput of port Hong Kong (China) down 7.7% to 7.55 million TEUs in Jan-May’2019
09:17 Baltic Dry Index is up to 1,239 points

2019 June 23

16:29 INPEX submits revised plan of development for Abadi LNG Project
15:13 Oceanwide Expeditions: Hondius sister ship m/v Janssonius ordered for 2021
14:19 CMA CGM announces FAK rates on Asia - Pakistan, India and Sri Lanka service
13:46 Coast Guard rescues five from capsized boat in Chesapeake Bay
12:43 Danske Commodities signs 20-year PPA with Hywind Scotland wind farm
10:29 TMC sets up office to support Chinese yards

2019 June 22

15:24 AAPA selects Christopher Connor as its new CEO
12:37 TMC contracted by VARD to supply marine compressors for Viking Cruises' vessels
11:23 ABS to class first ‘tri-fueled’ vessel for Harvey Gulf
10:13 Port of Oakland steps up as ships carry bigger loads than ever
10:05 Coast Guard responds to barge aground in Naknek, Alaska

2019 June 21

18:07 Austal gets Navy's modification to littoral combat ship contract
18:04 MODEC awarded Letter of Intent by Petrobras related to Búzios 5 FPSO
17:58 Frontline announces acquisition of VLCC resale and two LR2 newbuildings
17:56 BC Ferries adds extra sailings for the summer
17:55 Maritime Anti-Corruption Network to develop Global Port Integrity Index and Scale Up Collective Action in West Africa
17:37 Siemens Gamesa receives first offshore wind preferred supplier nomination in Japan: up to 455 MW for Obayashi Corporation
17:12 Krasnoye Sormovo launches final RSD59 ship in a series four units ordered by STLC
16:38 Ships of RF Navy’s Pacific Fleet involved in exercises in the Sea of Japan
16:26 Government of Canada enters into negotiations with Chantier Davie for construction of two ferries
16:14 Standic expands with state-of-the-art chemical storage terminal in Port of Antwerp
15:50 Klaipedos Nafta announced call for Chief Executive Officer
14:27 Safety management training takes centre stage
14:26 USCG says Polar Security Cutter to be homeported at Seattle
14:03 Maersk to offer customers carbon-neutral transport
13:35 LUKOIL’s dividends payable for 2018 will be RUB 250 per ordinary share
13:15 Anthony Veder expands fleet with taking in five gas carriers from GATX
13:12 HELCOM’s Executive Secretary to step down in August 2019
12:48 Novotrans acquired stevedoring company operating Ro-Ro ferry facility at the port of Ust-Luga
12:30 Samskip fine tunes multimodal network for post-Brexit hard choices
12:11 Matson christens first Kanaloa class Con-Ro vessel 'Lurline'
11:54 Royal IHC and Semiotic Labs develop smart solutions for the dredging industry
11:39 VT Halter Marine commences construction of two navy berthing vessels
11:16 HELCOM Hot Spots: two Kaliningrad pollution sites get wiped off the list at key HELCOM meeting
10:44 Port of Baku and OSCE launch “digital route” project in Caspian ports
10:25 FESCO announces results of Annual General Meeting of Shareholders
10:00 Brent Crude futures price is down 0.54% to $64.1, Light Sweet Crude – down 0.6% to $56.73
09:38 Regional workshop on enforcement of Ballast Water Management Convention held in Malé, Maldives
09:19 Baltic Dry Index is up to 1,194 points
08:57 MABUX: Bunker market this morning, June 21

2019 June 20

18:36 Xeneta and Catapult announce agreement
18:06 Inland terminals CTU in Lelystad, HOV Harlingen and Westerman Multimodal Logistics in Hasselt joined the North West Central Corridor
17:36 First European conversion of a dredger to dual-fuel LNG / MGO departs Damen Shiprepair Dunkerque
17:06 ECSA organises workshop on the shipping industry’s interests in the UN negotiations on international ocean governance
17:05 Containerships introduces its second LNG-powered ship CONTAINERSHIPS POLAR and optimizes its Baltic service
16:50 Recovery of vessel traffic in Tushino, Moscow Canal, postponed again causing ship owners’ losses
16:35 Damen Oskarshamnsvarvet Sweden achieves coveted AAA credit rating
16:18 MAN Energy Solutions, Corvus Energy and DNV GL present results of HYCAS study on hybrid power generation