• 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 March 23

18:16 NDQ sets up in Maritime Logistic Zone in Zeebrugge
18:06 COSCO (Dalian) Shipyard delivers a module carrier
17:55 Zelenodolsk Plant and Krylov Centre striving to expand cooperation
17:36 Rhenus takes a 40 percent shareholding in the ARKON Shipping Group
17:16 Nakilat transitions LNG Mesaimeer to in-house management
17:12 MABUX: The state of uncertainty on global fuel market
17:06 Port Bronka is officially announced as a deepwater port
16:52 Anglo-Eastern, Optimarin and Saga join forces for ground-breaking Manila-based BWT training facility
16:40 MacGregor and Rolls-Royce to explore implications of autonomy for container ships
16:10 Throughput of Chinese ports up 7.1% to 1.36 bln t in Jan-Feb'17
16:03 DHT Holdings announces acquisition of 11 VLCCs from BW Group
15:48 Port of Singapore throughput up 7% to 99.15 mln t in Jan-Feb'17
15:25 SENAN takes delivery of four Interceptor 1102 vessels from Damen
14:52 Corvettes of RF Navy's Baltic Fleet carried out artillery strike on ship detachment of conditional enemy
14:29 Rail Baltica progress discussed with the European Coordinator Ms. Trautmann
14:01 VSTEP and Damen sign cooperation agreement for Royal Bahamas Defence Force project
13:46 Murmansk Region Governor Marina Kovtun took part in “Fishery in the Arctic" conference
13:13 Project Deepening and Widening of Mumbai Harbour Channel and JN Port Channel (Phase-II) gets governmental approval
12:55 Heading towards the 2020 sulphur limit highlighted during maritime industry events in Denmark
12:34 Unique crane equipment delivered to Zvezda shipbuilding complex
12:12 Ulstein Verft is about to complete ship service on the sixth ship this year
11:51 Bunker prices are slightly up at the Far East ports of Russia (graph)
11:30 Two NYK vessels receive Panama Canal's Green Connection Award
11:17 First fish terminal created at the port of Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky (photo)
11:01 APL extends cargo assurance for protection against cargo-in-transit risks
10:31 Ocean Yield ASA announces delivery of container vessel with 15 years charter
10:13 Brent Crude futures price up 0.75% to $51.02, Light Sweet Crude – up 0.79% to $48.42
10:10 THE Alliance starts new Mediterranean services
09:59 German Federal Office for Agriculture and Food awards Damen Fisheries Research Vessel contract
09:52 Baltic Dry Index up to 1,190 points
09:36 CITLE offers market entry to western China
09:19 Finnpilot Pilotage Ltd.’s result for 2016

2017 March 22

18:50 FAS Russia oblidges NCSP transfer revenue from its monopolistic activities into the federal budget
17:45 Ukraine’s water transport carried 1,000 passengers in Jan-Feb'17, down 32%, Y-o-Y
17:24 Caspian Flotilla ships are getting ready to participate in the Sea Cup 2017 international contest
17:06 Svitzer purchases newbuild 80 tbp ASD escort tug
16:51 ORBCOMM, Pole Star and Weatherdock launch Class B vessel tracking solution
16:30 USC of Russia and ZPMC (China) sign memorandum of cooperation (photo)
15:46 RF Transport Ministry sees prospects of creating dry bulk area of port Taman in 2020-2025
15:21 CMA CGM announces FAK rates from April 1st, 2017
15:00 Rosmorrechflot appoints Harbour Masters of Dikson and Dudinka ports
14:25 Handling and mooring tariff changed in the Kaliningrad Seaport
14:02 Navantia chooses MAN main and GenSet engines to power two fleet-support-tanker newbuildings
13:33 Port Bronka sees promising possibilities in containerization of dry bulk cargo
13:02 ABS Executive delivers wake-up call on cyber risks
12:34 Ship systems and equipment meeting underway
12:05 Cargo transportation by Ukraine’s water transport in Jan-Feb'17 fell by 30.2% to 0.3 mln t
12:01 Crowley and Penn Terminals sign multi-year stevedoring and terminal services agreement for Puerto Rico – North Atlantic Service
11:46 Bunker market at Russian port of Novorossiysk sees mixed price movements
11:09 Damen InvaSave external ballast water treatment system receives IMO type approval
10:51 Latvian Shipping Company publishes audited annual report 2016
10:30 Crowley launches LNG-powered ConRo ship at VT Halter Marine
10:14 Brent Crude futures price down 0.31% to $50.80, Light Sweet Crude – down 0.33% to $48.08
10:00 GTT to equip new Hyundai Heavy Industries’ LNG carrier
09:38 Bunker prices are going down at the port of Saint-Petersburg, Russia (graph)
09:33 MOL announces name changes of wholly owned subsidiary in Europe
09:17 Baltic Dry Index down to 1,200 points

2017 March 21

17:49 Nissan chooses the Port of Gdansk - another automotive contract at the port
17:26 USPA to simplify contract documentation in accordance with FIDIC standards
16:50 USPA specified criteria and documents necessary to obtain status of port operator