• 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 April 26

18:05 East-Asia workshop boosts seafarer training
17:47 IMO’s support for knowledge-sharing and capacity-building in Africa highlighted at 3rd conference of AAMA
17:30 CMA CGM & Adani Ports create joint-venture to run Mundra Port’s new container terminal for 15 years
17:06 ABS facilitates Polar Code Operational Assessment
16:53 DNV GL launches new PSC Planner application
16:29 Port fleet of Baltic Sea Tug Agency (Ust-Luga port) expanded with two new tugboats (photo)
16:02 Maritime and Port Authority in Singapore honours “K”LINE Group Company
15:33 ABB launches Shipping 4.0 with search for ‘Power of the Future
15:02 Scorpio Bulkers announces agreement to time charter-in one Ultramax vessel
14:48 Tall ship Khersones arrived in Sochi (photo)
14:32 Prosafe awarded Johan Sverdrup contract
14:17 Klaipėdos Nafta starts allocation of LNG terminal capacities
14:02 TechnipFMC awarded subsea contract for ExxonMobil Liza in Guyana
13:46 Cargo shipments by North-Western Shipping Company up 7% to 1.35 mln t in QI’2017
13:32 China launches its first home-made aircraft carrier
13:02 “LSC Shipmanagement” adds to the fleet its biggest tanker – “Elandra Eagle”
12:43 Hyundai Heavy Industries posts largest ship orders in 3 years
12:38 Sea Port of Saint-Petersburg spent RUB 3.6 mln for implementation of the ecological programme in QI’2017
12:15 Krasnoye Sormovo to launch second chemical tanker of Project RST27 built for Volgotrans on 5 May 2017 (photo)
11:47 Rail Baltica project to boost Baltic economies
11:44 Damen TSHD 650 launched for Gippsland Ports
11:20 Vladimir Putin attended launch of project to manufacture marine gas turbines at Saturn plant in Rybinsk (photo)
10:56 Transneft Druzhba increased delivery capacity of Baltic Pipeline System – 2 up to 36 mln t
10:33 HMS Severn visits port of Cardiff
10:11 Brent Crude futures price down 0.13% to $52.50, Light Sweet Crude – down 0.18% to $49.47
09:48 Indicative bunker prices go down at the port of Saint-Petersburg (graph)
09:29 Vasily Kornilyev appointed as Acting Chairman of Astrakhan Region Government (photo)
09:14 Baltic Dry Index down to 1,154 points

2017 April 25

18:35 NYK vessel rescues yachtsman in the South Pacific
18:05 Crowley implements new terminal operating system in Puerto Rico
17:53 Two million tonnes of oil produced at LUKOIL’s Vladimir Filanovsky field
17:35 Solstad's extraordinary general meeting approves merger plans
17:12 IAA PortNews congratulates Damen on its 90th anniversary!
17:05 JAXPORT records 13 percent growth in Asian container shipments in first six months of fiscal year 2017
16:35 The Color Line vessel shortlisted for the Next Generation Ship Award
16:05 Evergas announces namegiving ceremony for 7th Dragon vessel
15:55 Multipurpose Reloading Complex increased financing of its ecological programme by 5.6 times
15:31 Yilport Ferrol Container Terminal welcomes first container vessels
15:19 Volga Shipping Company opens navigation season on Upper Volga (photo)
15:08 New coal carrier enters service for JERA Trading Singapore
14:54 Tanker Lilaste of LUKOIL-BUNKER's Murmansk branch will undergo scheduled repair by July 2017
14:33 ABS Guide helps prevent dropped objects
14:19 Gazprom Neft drills first ever multi-hole “fishbone” well on the Arctic shelf
14:03 HRADF names the highest bidder for Thessaloniki Port
13:53 TSHD Severnaya Dvina starts dredging at main navigation canal of port Arkhangelsk (photo)
13:32 Navios Maritime Partners announces acquisition of one capesize vessel
13:02 APL enhances China-Indonesia trade lane with new China Southeast Asia Service 6
12:37 Ventis and OSM form JV for “K” Line LNG vessel crewing
12:06 Vostochny Port participated in 15th specialized international conference “Coaltrans China”
11:42 Bunker prices are still high at the Far East ports of Russia (graph)
11:18 Ukraine’s water transport carried 2,000 passengers in Jan-March'17, down 43.6%, Y-o-Y
10:59 First shiploader delivered to Vostochny Port’s Phase 3 (photo)
10:24 Brent Crude futures price up 0.44% to $55.37, Light Sweet Crude – up 0.43% to $49.44
10:05 Zelenodolsk Plant Named After M. Gorky lays down tenth small-size missile ship of Project 21631 for RF Navy (photo)
09:33 Port of Gdansk throughput up 0.7% to 8.86 mln t in Jan-March'17
09:16 Baltic Dry Index down to 1,170 points

2017 April 24

18:07 DOF Subsea purchased shares in Canadian Subsea Shipping Company AS
17:49 Cargo transportation by Ukraine’s water transport down 9.3% to 0.9 mln t in QI’2017
17:30 Shearwater GeoServices receives TGS Irish Atlantic Margin award
17:02 DOF awarded extension with Statoil for the vessel Skandi Vega