• 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

     




2017 July 27

17:32 DryShips announces appointment of two new directors
17:28 Pella Shipyard launches tugboat RB-369 of Project 16609 built for RF Navy
16:56 Sea port of Saint-Petersburg has increased expenses for the social programme
16:34 The Port of Gdansk Authority participates in a debate on the Silk Road
16:11 Topaz Energy and Marine Limited closes US$375 million Senior Notes
15:47 PKP CARGO and the Port of Gdansk at the next stage of implementation of the Three Seas Initiative
15:23 DAMEN supports conference “LNG Fleet and LNG Bunkering in Russia” as its Sponsor
15:01 Teekay and Brookfield announce strategic partnership
14:50 Materials for “PortNews. Port Service.” journal can be contributed by 4 August 2017
14:31 Northwest Seaport Alliance year-to-date container volumes up 7 percent
14:05 Ireland's marine economy outperforms general economy
13:48 Volgogradneftemash JSC shipped large-size equipment for TAIF-NK (photo)
13:31 Matson announces new U.S. Flag Marshall Islands service
13:05 The typhoon season begins in Japan
12:49 Trest Godromontazh JSC will reconstruct hydraulic engineering structures of Vogograd river port for RUB 206.6 mln (photo)
12:30 Diana Shipping reports financial results for six months ended June 30, 2017
12:12 Bunker prices are flat at the Far East ports of Russia (graph)
12:00 ABS joins industry partners to advance autonomous shipping
11:30 Port of NY & NJ reports cargo volumes for H1 2017
11:00 Philly Shipyard delivers third product tanker to Kinder Morgan
10:35 U.S. Defense Department confirms award to Crowley of $2.3 billion transportation contract
10:22 Gazpromneft-Lubricants sold 7,400 t of marine lube oils in HI’17, up 7.5% YoY (photo)
10:01 Brent Crude futures price down 0.12% to $50.21, Light Sweet Crude – down 0.16% to $48.67
09:39 Port of Antwerp International invests in Brazilian Port of Açu
09:18 Baltic Dry Index down to 968 points

2017 July 26

18:06 Norwegian Maritime Authority laid down amendments to the Regulations on environmental safety1 and the Regulations on port State control2
17:36 Simon Stevin arrives in Norway to load 32,000 tonnes of rock for the Borkum Riffgrund 2 offshore wind farm
17:06 Campbell Shipping appoints ISS for global husbandry representation services contract
16:53 NCSP wins anti-monopoly case in court
16:47 Hampton RoadsTransit сhristens BMT-designed ferry
16:29 SPb Governor and representatives of Passenger Port of Saint-Petersburg visit Turku
16:00 Port of Antwerp supports pilot project for secure, efficient release of containers
15:34 Okskaya Shipyard launches multi-purpose diving catamaran of Project SDS18, Igor Ilyin (photo)
15:02 ABS classes U.S.-built Liquefied Gas Barge
14:47 PETRONAS and partners will not proceed with Pacific NorthWest LNG project
14:22 Dr Wolfgang Hönemann represents Rotterdam port in North Rhine Westphalia
13:55 PETRONAS delivers first LNG cargo to Thailand
13:32 European Commission publishes Mobility Package for Transport
13:02 Georgia Ports Authority of USA ordered more STS cranes from Konecranes
12:53 Ukraine to close Ilyichevsk Ship Repair Plant and Museum of Ukrainian Navy
12:30 Samskip makes major Norwegian acquisition with Nor Lines takeover
12:01 Cnsortium of Bolloré Transport & Logistics, CMA CGM and CHEC sign the concession agreement for the Containers Terminal of the new Port of Kribi (Cameroon)
11:59 OCIMF and ReCAAP step up counterpiracy cooperation
11:51 Maersk Line launches Remote Container Management for customers
11:20 Wärtsilä scrubber systems to clean the exhaust from two new Japanese bulk carriers
10:40 Indicative bunker prices go up at the port of Saint-Petersburg, Russia (graph)
10:03 Brent Crude futures price up 0.72% to $50.56, Light Sweet Crude – up 0.94% to $48.34
09:37 Baltic Dry Index up to 980 points
09:18 Rosmorport appoints Yegor Shelukhin as Deputy Director for Security of Arkhangelsk Branch (photo)

2017 July 25

18:00 Krasnoye Sormovo delivers two chemical tankers of Project RST27 to shipping company Volgotrans (photo)
17:05 Western Marine delivers 176 TEU inland container vessel to Invicta Limited
16:33 Cruise ship Pacific Princess made her inaugural call to Passenger Port of Saint Petersburg
16:05 Wagenborg to repair Oostersluisbrug Groningen
15:44 Kaliningrad seaport boundaries changed
15:39 W&T Offshore contracts the Enterprise Offshore 264 jackup rig to drill the ST 224 gas condensate prospect
15:16 COSCO (Guangdong) Shipyard announces delivery of vessel
15:12 Ferryboat Petersburg returns to Ust-Luga – Baltijsk line (photo)
14:48 Commercial Sea Port of Taganrog invested RUB 114.9 mln in port infrastructure development in HI’17
14:27 380-tonne cargo unit handled by Multipurpose Terminal YUG-2 at the port of Ust-Luga (photo)
14:00 AquaStroy to invest RUB 493 mln in construction of yacht port Aquamarine in Vladivostok