• 2017 March 20 12:03

    Throughput of port Ust-Luga up 9% to 15.68 mln t in Jan-Feb'17

    In January-February 2017, the port of Ust-Luga handled 15,685,600 t of cargo (+9%, year-on-year), says Baltic Sea Ports Administration.

    Transshipment of dry bulk cargo climbed by 33% to 4,521,300 t, coal and coke – by 45% to 3,887,800 t. 

    Transshipment of liquid bulk cargo climbed by 2% to 10,607,400 t including 4,906,100 t of crude oil (+2%) and 5,410,000 t of oil products (+3%). 

    Transshipment of general cargo surged by 81% to 143,200 t.

    Transshipment of cargoes carried by ferries totaled 228,900 t (-34%). 

    The port’s container throughput fell by 3.8% to 13,91 TEUs. 

    In 2016, the port handled 93.36 mln t of cargo, container throughput totaled 83,934 TEUs.

    Ust-Luga port is situated practically at the border of the Russian Federation and the European Union. The deep water area of the port (17.5 m) together with the approach channel (3.7 km) make Ust-Luga port the only Russian port on the Baltic Sea capable of admitting dry-cargo vessels with the deadweight of up to 75,000 tonnes and liquid cargo carriers with the deadweight of up to 160,000 tonnes.

    Port

    Type of cargo

    Throughput thou t, 2015

    Throughput thou t, 2016

    Throughput thou t, 2017

    2017 vs 2016 %

    Ust-Luga

    TOTAL:

    13,572.9

    14,378.6

    15,685.6

    109%

     

    DRY BULK CARGO including:

    3657.9

    3411.4

    4521.3

    133%

     

    Coal and coke

    3172.3

    2675.1

    3887.8

    145%

     

    Mineral fertilizers

    184.9

    536.5

    313.1

    58%

     

    Other

    300.7

    199.8

    320.4

    160%

     

    LOOSE BULK CARGO,  including:

    0.0

    0.0

    10.4

    up

     

    Other loose bulk cargo

    0.0

    0.0

    10.4


     

    TIMBER

    34.0

    52.6

    51.9

    99%

     

    GENERAL CARGO including:

    109.0

    78.9

    143.2

    181%

     

    Ferrous metal

    101.3

    61.7

    124.0

    up 2 times

     

    Other

    7.7

    17.2

    19.2

    112%

     

    CONTAINERs

    117.2

    133.7

    122.5

    92%

     

    Teus

    15,003

    14,453

    13,912


     

    including refrigerated containers:



    141


     

    CARGO CARRIED by FERRIES

    303.7

    349.1

    228.9

    66%

     

    Ro-Ro

    14.1

    4.0

    0.0

    down

     

    LIQUID BULK CARGO, including:

    9337.0

    10349.0

    10607.4

    102%

     

    Crude oil

    4499.6

    4809.2

    4906.1

    102%

     

    Oil products

    4666.8

    5262.7

    5410.0

    103%

     

    Liquefied gas

    170.6

    277.1

    291.3

    105%




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