• 2017 March 20 11:14

    Throughput of Big Port St. Petersburg up 7% to 8.09 mln t in Jan-Feb'17

    In January-February 2017, Big Port St. Petersburg handled 8.09 mln t of cargo (+7%, year-on-year). According to the port authority, transshipment of oil products fell by 6% to 1.24 mln t, dry bulk cargo – climbed by 15% to 1.28 mln t, general cargo – up 8% to 1.88 mln t, transshipment of Ro-Ro cargo – up 27% to 112,500 t.

    The port’s container throughput increased by 5.2% to 292,180 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:

    8,109.1

    7,564.8

    8,092.0

    107%

     

    DRY BULK CARGO including:

    1,194.9

    1,122.5

    1,287.8

    115%

     

    Ore

    123.4

    119.4

    85.1

    71%

     

    Mineral fertilizers

    1,066.5

    1,003.1

    1,202.7

    120%

     

    Other

    5.0

    0.0

    0.0

     

     

    Grain

    17.5

    30.8

    56.0

    182%

     

    Sugar

    0.0

    21.7

    50.8

    up 2.3 times

     

    Other

    17.5

    9.1

    5.2

    57%

     

    TIMBER

    73.6

    34.1

    13.7

    40%

     

    GENERAL CARGO including:

    1,848.3

    1,750.1

    1,887.3

    108%

     

    Ferrous metal

    751.5

    781.1

    954.9

    122%

     

    Non-ferrous metal

    235.6

    243.2

    272.4

    112%

     

    Metal scrap

    397.2

    212.2

    112.9

    53%

     

    Packaged

    69.2

    67.6

    94.2

    139%

     

    Reefer

    195.8

    254.2

    260.0

    102%

     

    including fish and fish products



    35.9

     

     

    Other

    199.1

    191.8

    193.0

    101%

     

    CONTAINERS

    3,140.2

    3,170.2

    3,447.9

    109%

     

    teus

    273,293

    277,631

    292,181

     

     

    including refrigerated containers:



    35,985

     

     

    CARGO CARRIED by FERRIES

    41.1

    46.3

    46.2

    100%

     

    Ro-Ro

    78.4

    88.4

    112.5

    127%

     

    LIQUID BULK CARGO, including:

    1,715.1

    1,322.2

    1,240.6

    94%

     

    Oil products

    1,709.7

    1,322.2

    1,240.6

     

     

    Chemicals

    5.4

    0.0

    0.0

     




2018 April 24

09:17 Baltic Dry Index up to 1,306 points
09:08 Compensation regime for Hazardous and Noxious Cargoes a step closer - IMO
08:48 City of Antwerp and Antwerp Port Authority start urban mission to Moscow and St. Petersburg

2018 April 23

18:06 World’s largest short sea Ro-Ro vessel MV Celine christened at Dublin Port
17:52 Digital Ship’s Maritime Big Data Forum will be held on 29 May 2018 in Oslo
17:36 Ocean Rig announces agreement to postpone delivery of newbuilding drillship Ocean Rig Santorini
17:20 Construction of Bagayevsky hydrosystem begins in Rostov Region (photo)
17:05 ITF urges Hutchison Ports to improve global health and safety operations
16:35 Polskie LNG conduct a technical dialogue on extension of LNG Terminal in Świnoujście
16:29 Rosmorport’s icebreakers assisted over 5,700 vessels in freezing seaports of Russia this winter navigation season
16:05 Hapag-Lloyd plans 20 percent reduction in CO2 emissions by 2020
15:55 Azerbaijan Caspian Shipping Company to provide additional scholarships for students
15:33 TransContainer’s net profit in QI’2018 increased by 19.5% Y-o-Y to RUB 1.479 million
15:04 M.v. Tucana delivers fibre optic cable baskets from Drammen (Norway)
14:47 Port of Gdansk (Poland) throughput up 44% to 12.7 million tonnes in January-March 2018
14:31 Average wholesale prices for М-100 HFO in RF spot market up to RUB 13,542 per tonne
14:10 ICTSI PNG units ink union agreements
13:59 MOL сrude oil tanker rescues a castaway in the South China Sea
13:39 Container barge transport to become more efficient in the port of Antwerp
12:48 Cargo transportation by Ukraine’s water transport fell by 7.3% to 0.7 million tonnes in 3M’18
11:46 Vistula Maersk makes a maiden call to St. Petersburg, as first in series of new ice-class vessels
11:13 2 icebreaker escort operations performed in eastern part of Gulf of Finland during 24 hours on April 22-23
10:51 Training ship Perekop completes unofficial visit to Republic of Sri Lanka
10:25 Brent Crude futures price down 0.04% to $74.03, Light Sweet Crude – down 0.13% to $68.31
10:04 Workshop on IMO's ISPS Code held in Mexico
09:40 Training on ship air pollution and low carbon measures held in Tehran
09:17 Baltic Dry Index up to 1,281 points

2018 April 22

15:33 Port of Rotterdam Authority to realise tide pools along Calandkanaal
15:32 British Ports Association raise border facilities' concerns with PM
15:31 Hapag-Lloyd to revise the Fuel Surcharge for Inland Haulage under Carrier arrangement from Germany to Belgium and Netherlands
15:30 JAXPORT names Interim Chief Financial Officer
15:28 Seaspan announces senior management change

2018 April 21

15:06 MV Thuringia makes maiden CI3 service call at Chennai International Terminals
15:04 Diana Shipping announces time charter contract for m/v Arethusa with Glencore
15:00 Gothenburg Port Authority publishes Sustainability Report for 2017
14:47 Wärtsilä welcomes global shipping’s agreement to cut greenhouse gas emissions
14:45 Vopak to invest in new storage capacity at its Rotterdam terminal

2018 April 20

18:15 Yaroslavsky Shipyard launches yet another boom-laying boat (photo)
18:03 CMA CGM announces FAK rates from Asia to Middle East Gulf
17:47 President of Cyprus visits IMO
17:29 NOVATEK’s AGM approves 2017 dividends
17:03 SEA\LNG reiterates LNG’s central role in meeting IMO’s decarbonisation goals
16:40 SCF Group’s financing deal with VTB Bank recognized by Marine Money as a Deal of The Year
16:03 CMA CGM announces an agreement to acquire a stake in CEVA
15:36 Nuclear-powered submarine Severodvinsk passed control check for winter training period
15:03 MEPC 72: Proposal to mandate ISO sulphur test methods to be discussed further
14:40 Krasnoye Sormovo shipyard launches Russia’s first dry cargo carrier of Project RSD59 (photo)
14:24 HELCOM group meets in Berlin to focus on reducing land-based pollution affecting the Baltic Sea
13:38 WMU supports IMO climate change strategy for shipping
13:02 Panama Canal transits three LNG vessels in one day
12:43 Konecranes Gottwald Mobile Harbor Crane to handle bulk materials in Rotterdam
11:49 2 icebreaker escort operations performed in eastern part of Gulf of Finland during 24 hours on April 19-20
11:26 "Safety Day" held for Azerbaijan Caspian Shipping Company management
11:02 Navigation on rivers and canals of Saint-Petersburg opens from April 20
10:38 Azerbaijan Caspian Shipping Company and Russian Maritime Register of Shipping discuss cooperation
10:13 Brent Crude futures price down 0.26% to $73.59, Light Sweet Crude – down 0.31% to $68.08
09:55 Marine Technics supplied a set of engines to refit gensets of vessels operating on the Yenisei river
09:34 Bunker prices are going up at the Port of Saint-Petersburg, Russia (graph)
09:16 Baltic Dry Index up to 1,201 points
08:07 Chairman of IACS pinpoints three key themes of the Association's strategy for the future