• 2017 February 17 15:33

    Throughput of Big Port St. Petersburg up 10% to 4.06 mln t in January 2017

    In January 2017, Big Port St. Petersburg handled 4.06 mln t of cargo (+10%, year-on-year). According to the port authority, transshipment of oil products fell by 4% to 680,000 t, dry bulk cargo – climbed by 3% to 637,600 t, general cargo – up 22% to 933,200 t, transshipment of Ro-Ro cargo – up 34% to 49,900 t.

    The port’s container throughput increased by 111.1% to 144,470 TEUs.

    In 2016, the port handled 48.62 mln t of cargo, its container throughput was 1.74 mln TEUs.

    Port

    Type of cargo

    Throughput thou t, 2015

    Throughput thou t, 2016

    Throughput thou t, 2017

    2017 vs 2016 %

    Port Saint-Petersburg

    TOTAL:

    4,071.8

    3,683.0

    4,062.9

    110%

     

    DRY BULK CARGO including:

    700.9

    619.7

    637.6

    103%

     

    Ore

    61.4

    52.0

    47.9

    92%

     

    Mineral fertilizers

    634.5

    567.7

    589.7

    104%

     

    Other

    5.0

    0.0

    0.0

    ,

     

    DRY LOOSE CARGO including:

    9.0

    5.2

    23.3

    рост

     

    Grain

    0.0

    2.4

    18.1

    рост

     

    Other

    9.0

    2.8

    5.2

    185%

     

    TIMBER

    29.3

    12.0

    2.5

    21%

     

    GENERAL CARGO including:

    844.0

    765.7

    933.2

    122%

     

    Ferrous metal

    378.9

    355.4

    463.5

    130%

     

    Non-ferrous metal

    82.6

    89.4

    115.5

    129%

     

    Metal scrap

    168.8

    84.7

    85.2

    101%

     

    Packaged

    28.8

    38.1

    46.5

    122%

     

    Reefer

    83.4

    123.9

    130.0

    105%

     

    Other

    101.3

    74.1

    92.6

    125%

     

    CONTAINERs

    1,529.2

    1,511.5

    1,715.3

    113%

     

    Teus

    136,252

    129,963

    144,474

    ,

     

    CARGO CARRIED by FERRIES

    16.5

    19.2

    20.8

    108%

     

    Ro-Ro

    32.1

    37.4

    49.9

    134%

     

    LIQUID BULK CARGO, including:

    910.9

    712.2

    680.4

    96%

     

    Oil products

    910.9

    712.2

    680.4

    ,




2017 February 21

14:51 Vyborg Shipyard to deliver second icebreaking support ship intended for Novy Port in May 2017
14:20 Port of London Authority to discuss 20 year growth plan for the Thames river
14:02 CMA CGM announces GRR from India to West Africa
13:41 Bunker prices go down in the Far East ports of Russia (graph)
13:10 New Times Shipbuilding holds naming ceremony for two oil tankers and announces delivery of cargo lake ship
12:55 Yamal major landing ship of RF Navy's Black Sea Fleet returned to Sevastopol from the Mediterranean Sea (photo)
12:39 IAA PortNews offers a photo release from the 4th International Forum of Dredging Companies
12:23 KCA Deutag secures platform drilling contract with Sakhalin Energy
12:10 Intermodal Asia to launch the Industry Leaders Strategy Summit in Shanghai on 21st – 22nd March 2017
11:44 Delivery of icebreaker Ilya Muromets scheduled for autumn – RF Defence Ministry (photo)
11:30 Kelvin Hughes to supply radar systems for the Royal Navy’s latest River-class OPVs
11:16 Allseas Group will build the second string of TurkStream
11:03 De Boer Remorquage SARL orders two custom tugs from Damen
10:42 MHI-MME retrofitted 80 LNG carriers for running on low sulfur fuel
10:24 GTT to equip yet another FSRU with its cryogenic membrane containment system
10:18 Sydney City Marine completes its first maintenance docking of a Damen vessel
10:03 Brent Crude futures price down 0.05% to $56.15, Light Sweet Crude – down 0.41% to $54
09:59 “K” Line (India) becomes member of Indian National Shipowner’s Association
09:45 Baltic Dry Index up to 757 points
09:31 HII Executive VP and General Counsel inducted into Women’s Leadership Institute
09:17 Throughput of NCSP Group in January 2017 up 6.4% to 12.7 mln t

2017 February 20

18:26 ECSA deplores that port and cargo interests condone regional measures
17:59 Sea transport of Sevastopol carried 390,600 passengers in January 2017, down 10%, Y-o-Y
17:31 Period of icebreaker services is over in the Kerch Strait
17:06 Maersk Line increases rates from North Europe to Far East
16:44 USPA to expand range of tenderers for port infrastructure development
16:23 Ships of RF Navy’s Baltic naval base are preparing for a planned combat mission in the sea
16:00 ITF condemns Ukrainian wage slash offer
15:57 Fincantieri and Ferretti announce a cooperation agreement
15:46 Cargo traffic via Nika-Tera terminal (Ukraine) in January 2017 up 2-fold Y-o-Y to 330,500 t
15:20 HH Ferries Group takes visible steps on path to battery operation
14:58 Preparations are underway in New York ahead of June’s UN Oceans Conference
14:35 IMO training in Malaysia has seen port State control officers practice inspecting air pollution and energy efficiency rules
14:12 Icebreaker Voima set out to help vessels in the Gulf of Finland
13:47 Container throughput of port Hong Kong (China) up 3.5% to 1.73 mln TEUs in January 2017
13:23 Average wholesale prices for М-100 HFO down to RUB 11,226 in RF spot market
13:00 Evoqua Water Technologies supports Conference “Implementation of the BWMC in Russia” as its Sponsor
12:39 Port of Singapore throughput up 10% to 50.54 mln t in January 2017
12:36 Hyundai Global Services enters into eco-friendly ship services business with KSS Line
12:21 Newbuilding programme of Krasnoye Sormovo covers a two-year period with cruise liner PV-300 to be laid down in March – USC
11:55 Throughput of port Primorsk up 11% to 5.63 mln t in January 2017
11:48 Fire on Korean fishing vessel at port of Cape Town under control
11:27 Rolls-Royce showcases MTU drive and propulsion solutions for naval vessels at IDEX, NAVDEX 2017
11:02 RF Government signs Decree on expansion of Taman seaport (Krasnodar Territory)
10:58 Swedish Dockworkers Union agrees to call off all industrial action in the Port of Gothenburg
10:40 FAS Russia and container carriers will develop common rules and principles of behavior in shipping market
10:19 Gastops to provide DRA for USCG's offshore patrol cutter
09:57 Brent Crude futures price up 0.20% to $55.91, Light Sweet Crude – up 0.17% to $53.87
09:38 Sredne-Nevsky Shipyard completed first phase of Project R1650 Rondo boat construction (photo)
09:16 Baltic Dry Index down to 741 points

2017 February 19

08:55 Three Gorges Dam congestion caused by annual maintenance and COSCO Shipping Lines’ countermeasures
07:10 Gazprom’s exports to Germany add 37 per cent between February 1 and 15
07:07 Golar LNG coses $402.5 mln of 2.75% convertible senior notes
07:06 Hapag-Lloyd announces General Rate Increase from East Asia to East Coast of South America

2017 February 18

16:35 Boskalis subsidiary VBMS awarded inter-array cabling contract for EnBW Hohe See OWF
16:32 Dryships enters into $200 mln common stock purchase agreement with Kalani Investments
11:31 Color Line and Ulstein sign contract for building the world's largest plug-in hybrid vessel
11:30 Spanish strike actions suspended

2017 February 17

18:14 Throughput of port Vysotsk up 32% to 1.59 mln t in January 2017
17:56 Atomflot says construction of Leader icebreaker should be started in 2021