• 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 January 21

10:34 Piraeus Port Authority SA obtains Certificate for the Managing Adequacy System
10:31 CMA CGM increases Ocean Carrier ISPS Surcharge by USD 13 per container for all trades

2018 January 20

10:28 Sanmar's tug arrives in Naples to enter service with Rimochitori Napolitani
09:55 World’s second largest ship registry prepares for continued success in 2018
07:43 Golden Ocean announces issuance of new shares in connection with delivery of vessel
06:41 Cheniere and Trafigura sign 15-year LNG sale and purchase agreement

2018 January 19

18:20 Name giving ceremony held in Novorossiysk for three Damen tugboats of Delo Service Company (photo)
18:06 British Ports Association responds to UK Government announcement on extra funding for border security in the Channel
17:56 ABP South Wales Ports see strong growth in 2017
17:33 Taganrog Commercial Seaport plans allocation of $4.2 mln for implementation of its 2018 development programme
17:06 BPO lunch debate in European Parliament
16:50 Nevsky Shipyard congratulates North-Western Shipping Company on its 95th anniversary!
16:32 LSC Shipmanagement increases its fleet with bitumen tanker
16:27 Azerbaijan Caspian Shipping Company undertakes measures to prevent environmental pollution
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
15:03 MSC adds new RO-RO service from NWC to West Africa
14:55 Russian Maritime Register of Shipping reviewes the Rules and Guidelines
14:33 “K” Line announces delivery of ‘Corona’ series coal carrier “CORONA WISDOM”
14:17 Jan De Nul supports V Forum of Dredging Companies as its Sponsor
14:03 Maersk Line announces FAK rates from Asia to West Coast of Central and South America, Mexico, Panama and Caribbean
13:32 Gulf Navigation adds “Gulf Mishref” and “Gulf Mirdif” to its fleet
13:16 CMA CGM announces THC in Kaliningrad, Russia
12:51 Second Vroon W2W vessel completes modifications and outfitting at Damen Shiprepair Oranjewerf
12:45 Port of Antwerp scores 5th record year in a row
12:14 NIBULON starts the second stage of the Southern Buh river dredging
11:51 Bunker prices show no significant changes at the port of Novorossiysk, Russia (graph)
11:28 Nine vessels escorted by icebreakers in eastern part of Gulf of Finland during 24 hours on Jan 18-19
11:03 Freeport of Riga Authority set to enter new markets in 2018
10:40 Russian seaports of the Azov Sea handled 87.8 mln t of cargo in 2017, up 24.7% Y-o-Y
10:17 Brent Crude futures price down 1.01% to $68.61, Light Sweet Crude – down 1.22% to $63.17
09:56 Bunker prices are flat at the Port of Saint-Petersburg, Russia (graph)
09:32 Royal IHC supports Hydraulic Engineering Structures and Dredging Congress as its Sponsor
09:15 Baltic Dry Index down to 1,139 points

2018 January 18

18:01 ABP South Wales ports see strong growth in 2017
17:39 Russian Union of Water Transport Workers congratulates North-Western Shipping Company on its 95th anniversary!
16:24 Fincantieri signs cooperation protocol with the autonomous Region of Friuli Venezia Giulia and the trade unions
16:02 MABUX: Bunker prices wait for the new market catalysts
15:33 Port of Marseille Fos and HAROPA launch new rail shuttle
15:02 CMA CGM announces FAK rates from Asia to North Africa and from Asia to the Mediterranean
14:32 Unifeeder adds Vlissingen to its service
14:19 Three vessels escorted by icebreakers in eastern part of Gulf of Finland during 24 hours on Jan 17-18
14:02 Ocean Network Express receives all necessary merger approvals
13:50 RPK-Vysotsk-LUKOIL-II terminal received 10.06 mln t of export oil products in 2017
13:32 Part-load optimisation delivers significant fuel savings for MAN auxiliary engines
13:28 Van Oord supports V Forum of Dredging Companies as its Sponsor
13:12 Rolls-Royce announces strategic review of Commercial Marine operation
12:50 Kerch ferry line carried 5.71 mln passengers in 2017, down 4% Y-o-Y
12:31 Wan Hai Lines to launch Japan Express Service to Singapore Malaysia
12:08 Port of Amsterdam receives LME certification
11:59 Vroon awarded multi-year charter for two PX-121 platform-supply vessels
11:36 Chevron Shipping awards global oil and LNG contract to GAC
11:05 German LNG Terminal launches Open Season
10:27 Brent Crude futures price up 0.14% to $69.48, Light Sweet Crude – up 0.34% to $64.19
10:04 FSUE Morsviazsputnik congratulates North-Western Shipping Company on its 95th anniversary!
09:42 Port of Klaipeda (Lithuania) handled 43.17 mln t of cargo in 2017, up 7.5% Y-o-Y
09:19 Baltic Dry Index down to 1,164 points

2018 January 17

18:00 Federal Agency for Water Resources supports Hydraulic Engineering Structures and Dredging Congress
17:03 Diana Shipping announces time charter contract for m/v Phaidra with Uniper
16:48 Sweden's Minister of Infrastructure visited World Maritime University