• 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 January 24

14:37 Polskie LNG terminal is ready for expansion
14:14 German Shipowners’ Association calls upon the EU to find solution for boat refugees in the Mediterranean Sea
13:54 DCT Gdansk terminal expands its fleet of STS and RTG cranes
13:12 “K”LINE awarded CDP’s “A List 2018” on climate change ―Earning highest rating “A” for three consecutive years
12:35 Cargo traffic via Murmansk Sea Fishing Port in 2018 remained flat Y-o-Y at 331,200 tonnes
12:11 COSCO SHIPPING Ports takes 60% stake in Chancay Terminal, Peru
11:36 SEA\LNG releases study revealing compelling investment case for LNG as a marine fuel
11:30 Icebreaker assistance period begins at the port of Primorsk (Leningrad Region) from January 25
11:12 GTT receives an order from DSME for the tank design of two new LNG carriers
11:06 Bunker prices are flat at the Far East ports of Russia (graph)
10:47 Monjasa's bunker tanker Accra supplies marine fuel in the Panama Canal
10:29 15 vessels escorted by icebreakers in eastern part of Gulf of Finland during 24 hours on January 23-24
10:04 Port of Gothenburg container volumes up by 17 per cent in 2018
10:00 Brent Crude futures price down 0.36% to $60.92, Light Sweet Crude – down 0.38% to $52.43
09:41 Wilhelmsen Ship Management selected as the manager for Pardus Energy’s FSRU
09:37 Matthieu de Tugny takes helm at BV's Marine & Offshore division
09:18 Baltic Dry Index is down to 982 points

2019 January 23

18:27 Planning for 2020 IMO's sulphur cap has already started
18:13 Eagle Bulk receives commitment for a new credit facility totaling $208 million
18:02 Port of Gdansk (Poland) throughput in 2018 totaled 49.03 million tonnes, up 20.7% Y-o-Y
17:40 Andrei Malyarov elected as Chairman of Severnaya Verf shipyard's BoD
17:19 RWE files acquisition of renewables businesses of E.ON and innogy with European Commission
17:03 The Board of Directors of Fincantieri appoints a second General Manager
16:51 Ice restrictions at the port of Arkhangelsk come into effect on February 15
16:37 USCG interdicts smuggling boat with convicted criminals aboard off Florida
16:24 Regulatory issues related to operation of seaport infrastructure facilities to be discussed at the 2nd HES and Dredging Congress
16:08 First discharge of LPG from Ichthys LNG Project in Japan carried by “K” LINE’s VLGC “GRACE RIVER”
16:03 CMA CGM to launch its Med Pendulum Service (MPS)
15:46 Ice restrictions at the port of Vyborg (Leningrad Region) come into effect on February 6
15:33 Nakilat – Keppel welcomes first FSRU at the Erhama Bin Jaber Al Jalahma Shipyard
15:28 MHI Vestas achieves final turbine installation at Horns Reef 3
15:18 Rolls-Royce completes €57 million upgrade of Rauma thruster facility
15:03 NYK announces delivery of new coal carrier for Hokkaido Electric Power
14:33 Port of Oakland reports more ships than ever plugging into grid
14:20 Throughput of Port Vysotsky up 10.7% to 7.89 million tonnes in 2018
14:03 Kiel welcomes the TUI Cruises newbuilding
13:45 Admiralteiskie Verfi shipyard lays down large freezing trawler of Project СТ-192
13:27 Coast Guard’s only heavy icebreaker arrives at Antarctica
13:02 Rotterdam as a circular hub for the raw materials transition
12:58 The Russian Federation accedes to passenger compensation treaty
12:51 New initiatives to strengthen Singapore as a global maritime hub announced
12:37 SCHOTTEL presents new mechanical hybrid propulsion solution
12:04 Port of Riga cooperates with Balarusian forest industry to further increase its timber cargo volumes
11:42 15 vessels escorted by icebreakers in eastern part of Gulf of Finland during 24 hours on January 22-23
11:16 OSG exercises option for second 204,000 barrel barge at Gunderson Marine
10:55 Maritime Security & Offshore Patrol Week 2019 to be held for the first time ever in Dubai, UAE by IQPC Middle East
10:37 N-KOM welcomes first FSRU at the Erhama Bin Jaber Al Jalahma Shipyard
10:20 Responsibilities for implementation of state programmes of the Russian Federation divided between Deputy Prime Ministers
10:06 Brent Crude futures price up 0.03% to $61.52, Light Sweet Crude – up 0.02% to $53.03
09:48 Aderco: Planning for 2020 has already started
09:43 Vympel Shipyard lays down yet another hydrographic vessel / buoy tender of Project 19910 for RF Navy
09:19 Baltic Dry Index is down to 1,036 points

2019 January 22

18:25 Elengy prepares the sale of access capacities to the Fos Tonkin LNG terminal for the period 2021-2030
18:05 Monjasa steps up as the 2nd largest local bunker supplier in the Panama Canal in 2018
17:54 Relampago practices skills with UAE Navy ship
17:35 CalMac takes over the tiller at Argyll Ferries
17:05 NYK gets the highest-rated ‘A’ for Climate Change by CDP Survey
16:42 RF Government proposed candidates to Novorossiysk Commercial Sea Port's BoD
16:23 Pilbara Ports Authority achieves a new record tonnage on a single tide at the Port of Port Hedland
15:56 Port of Rotterdam Authority and Rotterdam Port Promotion Council renew collaboration