• 2016 May 12 16:37

    Throughput of Russian seaports up 5.5% to 225.5 mln t in Jan-Apr'16 (extended version)

    In January-April 2016, Russian seaports handled 225.5 mln t of cargo (+5.5%, year-on-year), says the press center of Association of Commercial Sea Ports.

    Transshipment of dry bulk cargo totaled 100.7 mln t (+12.0%) including 39.9 mln t of coal (+11.1%), 13.5 mln t of containerized cargo (+3.0%), 9.8 mln t of ferrous metal (+6.6%), 9.6 mln t of grain (+49.2%), 7.0 mln t of cargo carried by ferries  (+25.0%), 5.2 mln t of mineral fertilizers (+3.9%), 2.8 mln t of ore (up 1.8 times), 1.9 mln t of timber (+7.4%), 1.3 mln t of non-ferrous metal (+2.5%) and 1.0 mln t of reefer cargo (+8.3%). Transshipment of metal scrap fell to 1.3 mln t

    Transshipment of liquid bulk cargo increased to 124.8 mln t (+0.8%) including 74.5 mln t of crude oil (+8.4%), 44.6 mln t of oil products (-9.6%) and 4.5 mln t of liquefied gas (-3.0%).

    Transshipment of export cargo totaled 182.8 mln t (+5.3%), import cargo - 10.0 mln t, transit cargo - 16.4 mln t (+4.6%), coastal trade cargo - 16.3 mln t (+17.0%).

    Operators of the Arctic Basin terminals handled 13.6 mln t (+19.9%, year-on-year) including 8.2 mln t of dry cargo (+9.4%) and 5.4 mln t of liquid bulk cargo (+40.3%). Port Murmansk handled 9.0 mln t of cargo (+30.0%), Varandei - 2.6 mln t (+19.2%).

    The ports of the Baltic Basin handled 77.0 mln t (+2.3%) including 48.9 mln t of liquid bulk cargo (+2.6%) and 28.1 mln t of dry cargo (+1.6%). The port of Ust-Luga handled 30.2 mln t of cargo (+6.4%), Primorsk - 21.4 mln t (+7.6%), Big Port St. Petersburg - 15.7 mln t (-8.0%) mostly due to decrease of oil products transshipment (-33.8%), Kaliningrad - 4.1 mln t (-4.6%).

    Throughput of Azov - Black Sea ports climbed to 74.4 mln t (+4.3%) including 29.9 mln t of dry cargo (+21.1%) and 44.5 mln t of liquid bulk cargo (-4.5%). Operators of Novorossiysk terminals handled 45.0 mln t of cargo (+3.5%), Taman - 4.1 mln t (+5.5%), Rostov-on-Don - 3.5 mln t (+32.7%), Kerch - 2.5 mln t (+35.7%), Azov - 1.9 mln t (+32.1%), Yeisk - 1.2 mln t (+19.2%), Tuapse - 8.2 mln t (-5.6%), Kavkaz - 5.9 mln t (-1.9%).

    The ports of the Caspian Basin handled 2.2 mln t of cargo
    (-10.5%) including 1.1 mln t of liquid bulk cargo (-19.3%) and 1.1 mln t of dry cargo (-0.5%). Transshipment via the port of Astrakhan increased by 3.1% to 0.9 mln t, via Makhachkala – down 17.1% to 1.2 mln t, Olya – down 35.7%.

    The ports of Far East Basin handled 58.3 mln t (+9.3%) including 33.4 mln t of dry cargo (+15.4%) and
    24.9 mln t of liquid bulk cargo (+2.0%). Port Vostochny handled 21.4 mln t (+2.8%), Vanino - 9.7 mln t (+14.9%), Nakhodka - 7.6 mln t (+14.7%), Vladivostok - 4.5 mln t (+14.3%), De-Castri  – 4.1 mln t (+26.3%), Posiet - 2.8 mln t (+44.4%), Prigorodnoye –5.5 mln t (-3.8%).

    Association of Commercial Sea Ports (ASOP) set up in 1987 unites over 50 organizations and enterprises of Russia&RSquo;s maritime transport. ASOP comprises commercial seaports, forwarding and agency companies, scientific research institutes and marine educational institutions. Operational results of Russian port sector are based on statistics reports and cover all stevedoring companies operating in the Russian Federation.

2019 December 14

15:48 USCG returns majority of New York Waterway ferries to service
14:31 SK Telecom and SHI successfully verified 5G-powered autonomous and remote control navigation test platform using a test ship
13:19 Mitsubishi Corporation participates in FPSO project in Brazil
11:54 SEA\LNG's study underlines LNG as a compelling investment solution for VLCCs on the Arabian Gulf to China trade route
10:46 GTT Training receives the ‘LNG World Shipping Safety Award 2019’
08:55 Draft strategy for development of Russia’s Arctic through 2035 to be presented to Vladimir Putin by year end

2019 December 13

18:17 New ecological equipment enters berths of Multipurpose Reloading Complex in Ust-Luga
17:22 Total's Mozambique LNG Project gets $400 mln loan from African Development Bank
17:03 Port of Los Angeles and Indonesia Port Corporation sign cooperative agreement
16:33 ABB wins contract to power Genting’s next-generation cruise vessels
16:12 ABB completes delivery for the world's most advanced icebreaking LNG carrier fleet
16:03 Windermere Lake Cruises new vessel launched in Damen Technical Cooperation project
15:33 MacGregor deck handling solution supports China’s Xue Long 2 icebreaker operation
15:12 Polarcus awarded 10-month acquisition program offshore Brazil
14:32 Rotterdam Port Fund invests in Fleet Cleaner
14:11 Subsea 7 awarded contract offshore Norway
13:43 Moín Container Terminal reaches 1 million TEUs
13:31 New container terminal opens in northern Italy
13:05 Aker Solutions to provide subsea production system for phase two of Aker BP's Ærfugl
12:30 Jifmar Offshore Services acquires Delta Marine
12:04 SBM Offshore signs FPSO Sepetiba contracts
11:30 Abu Dhabi Ports announces AED 4Bn expansion projects at Khalifa Port on its 7th Anniversary
11:27 Damen signs contract with Cotecmar for DTC hydrographic research vessel
11:12 WMU and EMSA cooperate on capacity building and research
11:03 SAL Heavy Lift becomes world’s first to equip vessels with new hydrogen / methanol injection technology
10:48 Murmansk Sea Fishing Port handled 245,000 tonnes of cargo in 11M’2019, down 20.7% Y-o-Y
10:34 Overseas Shipholding Group and American Shipping Company jointly announce extension of tanker charters
10:24 WMU President reports to the IMO Assembly
09:59 Kawasaki Heavy Industries launches the world's first liquefied hydrogen carrier
09:43 MABUX: Bunker market this morning, December 13
09:29 Brent Crude futures price is up 0.65% to $64.62, Light Sweet Crude – up 0.52% to $59.49
09:13 Baltic Dry Index is down to 1,388 points

2019 December 12

18:36 EBRD finances Tekirdag port on Turkey’s Sea of Marmara
18:05 Dutch Drone Delta established with Port of Rotterdam Authority support
17:51 Port of Southampton continues infrastructure investment with £3m crane
17:30 Baltic Workboats shipyard delivers 19 WP Oilrec workboat
17:05 The European Federation of Inland Ports welcomes the Green Deal for Europe
16:46 MOL orders 2 next-generation 'EeneX' coal carriers
16:43 Throughput of port Kaliningrad in Jan-Nov’2019 fell by 21% Y-o-Y to 10.20 million tonnes
16:26 Klaipėda LNG terminal welcomed three large and four small LNG vessels in November
16:05 Air quality sensor in the Port of Rotterdam checks sulphur emissions from shipping
15:57 Throughput of port Vyborg in Jan-Nov’2019 fell by 35% Y-o-Y to 1.12 million tonnes
15:34 Alewijnse wins electrical contracts for two additional Combi Freighters at Damen Yichang Shipyard
15:00 Throughput of port Vysotsk in Jan-Nov'2019 climbed by 6% Y-o-Y to 17.90 million tonnes
14:36 Krasnoye Sormovo shipyard launches dry cargo carrier Pola Anastasia of Project RSD59
14:12 CMA CGM announces FAK Reefer Rates from North Europe to Asia and Middle East
13:53 Bunker market sees mixed price movements at the Far East ports of Russia (graph)
13:31 NLNG signs sales deal with Vitol SA
13:12 Austal USA delivers USNS Puerto Rico to U.S. NAVY
12:49 Throughput of port Primorsk in Jan-Nov’2019 grew by 16% Y-o-Y to 56.25 million tonnes
12:24 Lead nuclear-powered icebreaker of Project 22220, Arktika, left for sea trials
12:00 ABS publishes Fuel Cell Guidance to support industry decarbonization objectives
11:38 Port of Ust-Luga handled 95.31 million tonnes in 11M’18, up 6% Y-o-Y
11:13 Throughput of Port St. Petersburg in 11M'2019 grew by 2% to 55.01 million tonnes
11:10 Verifavia Shipping undertakes IHM services for 29 Attica Group vessels
10:56 Wärtsilä to divest its ELAC Nautik business
10:49 Throughput of port Riga (Latvia) in 11M’2019 fell by 9.4% Y-o-Y to 30 million tonnes
10:26 TransContainer dispatched test train from Korea to Poland
10:05 MABUX: Bunker market this morning, Dec 12
09:47 Brent Crude futures price is up 0.41% to $63.98, Light Sweet Crude – up 0.14% to $58.84