• 2017 February 17 15:56

    Throughput of port Ust-Luga up 11% to 8.13 mln t in January 2017

    In January 2015, the port of Ust-Luga handled 8,130,900 t of cargo (+11%, year-on-year), says Baltic Sea Ports Administration.

    Transshipment of dry bulk cargo climbed by 31% to 2,146,600 t, coal and coke – up 35% to 1,833,400 t. 

    Transshipment of liquid bulk cargo climbed by 6% to 6% - до 5,692,900 t including 2,503,100 t of crude oil (flat, year-on-year) and 3,047,800 t of oil products (+13%). 

    Transshipment of general cargo surged 3 times to 86,800 t.

    Transshipment of cargoes carried by ferries totaled 114,700 t (-41%). 

    The port’s container throughput fell by 7.2% to 6,670 TEUs. 

    In 2016, the port handled 93.36 mln t of cargo, container throughput totaled 83,934 TEUs.

    Ust-Luga port is situated practically at the border of the Russian Federation and the European Union. The deep water area of the port (17.5 m) together with the approach channel (3.7 km) make Ust-Luga port the only Russian port on the Baltic Sea capable of admitting dry-cargo vessels with the deadweight of up to 75,000 tonnes and liquid cargo carriers with the deadweight of up to 160,000 tonnes.

    Port

    Type of cargo

    Throughput thou t, 2015

    Throughput thou t, 2016

    Throughput thou t, 2017

    2017 vs 2016 %

     

    Port Ust-Luga

    TOTAL:

    7,033.7

    7,304.6

    8,130.9

    111%

     

    DRY BULK CARGO including:

    2,005.7

    1,639.1

    2,146.6

    131%

     

    Coal and coke

    1,789.0

    1,360.5

    1,833.4

    135%

     

    Mineral fertilizers

    70.6

    198.0

    187.3

    95%

     

    Other

    146.1

    80.6

    125.9

    156%

     

    TIMBER

    17.3

    24.1

    33.0

    137%

     

    GENERAL CARGO including:

    50.9

    29.1

    86.8

    up 3 times

     

    Ferrous metal

    48.6

    18.7

    79.0

    up

     

    Other

    2.3

    10.4

    7.8

    75%

     

    CONTAINERs

    56.7

    62.5

    56.9

    91%

     

    Teus

    6,862.0

    7,181

    6,670

    ,

     

    CARGO CARRIED by FERRIES

    158.0

    195.5

    114.7

    59%

     

    Ro-Ro

    10.4

    0.5

    0.0

    down

     

    LIQUID BULK CARGO, including:

    4,734.7

    5,353.9

    5,692.9

    106%

     

    Crude oil

    2,298.5

    2,507.0

    2,503.1

    100%

     

    Oil products

    2,339.8

    2,705.5

    3,047.8

    113%

     

    Liquefied gas

    96.5

    141.3

    141.9

    100%




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2018 January 19

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16:04 Rolls-Royce supplies MTU engines to equipment manufacturer Terex Cranes for two new Demag models
15:34 Northwest Seaport Alliance international container volumes up 4 percent in 2017
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14:55 Russian Maritime Register of Shipping reviewes the Rules and Guidelines
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2018 January 18

18:01 ABP South Wales ports see strong growth in 2017
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2018 January 17

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