• 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%




2017 November 23

13:23 Navigation 2017 to close in Azov-Don Basin of Russia’s IWW on 1 December 2017
13:02 Oldendorff Carriers receives IBJ Bulk Ship Operator of the Year award
12:36 Russia’s General Board of State Expert Review approves Phase I of Bagayevsky Hydrosystem project
12:10 Ports of Ayr and Troon celebrate delivery of new Scottish-built pilot vessel
11:52 Marine Recruiting Agency goes on with the program of RTG operators training
11:29 Coal exports via Rosterminalugol terminal hit 22 mln t milestone this year (photo)
11:04 MGO prices are still high at the Far East ports of Russia (graph)
10:41 Throughput of port Kaliningrad in Jan-Oct'17 grew by 16% to 11.28 mln t
10:18 Brent Crude futures price down 0.25% to $63.16, Light Sweet Crude – down 0.21% to $57.90
09:53 Ukraine’s water transport carried 0.5 mln passengers in Jan-Oct'17, up 30.2%, Y-o-Y
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2017 November 22

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17:03 MSC receives the ‘Container Line of the Year’ award
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16:03 Scottish energy ports capability directory launched
15:47 Throughput of port Vysotsk up 2% to 14.42 mln t in 10M’17
15:21 Cargo transportation by Ukraine’s water transport down 13.3% to 4.8 mln t in 10M’17
15:03 Otto Energy confirms the installation of the jacket and decks comprising the SM 71 F Platform
14:44 Throughput of port Ust-Luga up 11% to 85.04 mln t in 10M’17
14:36 APM Terminals opens a new era for Puerto Quetzal
14:22 Okskaya shipyard will build a series of six trawlers for fishing company Variant
14:03 Forth Ports installs NORBIT survey system for the Forth and the Tay
13:21 DOF sells the vessel Skandi Møgster
12:39 ABB Ability™ Marine Pilot Vision looks beyond human vision for ship automation
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11:46 Navigation season at the main route of the Volga-Baltic Waterway is over (photo)
11:08 Hapag-Lloyd buys low carbon refrigerant containers from Maersk Container Industry
10:51 Bunker prices are flat at the Port of Saint-Petersburg, Russia (graph)
10:30 Brent Crude futures price up 0.13% to $62.30, Light Sweet Crude – up 0.12% to $56.49
10:07 Wagenborg Offshore chooses ULSTEIN PX121 design
09:44 Composit LLC supports “Hydraulic Engineering Structures of Water Transport” Congress as its Sponsor
09:21 Baltic Dry Index up to 1,396 points
09:07 OOCL introduces new containership OOCL Scandinavia
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08:07 Further SharpEye™ order for Pakistan Navy Submarine upgrade
07:30 Ekofish Group builds twin-rigger at Damen Maaskant Shipyards Stellendam

2017 November 21

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18:19 Philly Shipyard delivers fourth and final product tanker to Kinder Morgan
17:59 Major ASW ship Vice Admiral Kulakov enters Norwegian Sea
17:37 Sokhna World Zone project presented to investors in Dubai
17:23 Mathilde Maersk rescues stranded fishermen
17:12 Tuco and Sea Machines unveil remote controlled ProZero workboats
16:51 Sea Port of St.Peterburg completed another stage of machinery modernization
16:34 Hapag-Lloyd announces vessel delay and port omission on WAN service
16:27 MOL and joint PBCF developers attend 2017 Nikkei Global Environmental Technology Award ceremony
16:17 MMT starts offshore geophysical survey for AQUIND Interconnector
15:54 Gazprom and Shell discuss LNG projects and Nord Stream 2
15:35 IMO’s technical cooperation activities have received a boost of US$1.0 million
15:11 Kleven signs MoU with De Beers Marine Namibia
14:52 Djibouti Regional Training Centre equipped with modern computer-based training simulator
14:33 FESCO delivered equipment from Shanghai to Moscow for Chinese CRCC to construct the Moscow metro stations
14:14 Great Lakes takes delivery of Ellis Island, largest hopper dredge in the USA
13:42 State-of-the-art dredger launched with Wärtsilä propulsion system
13:28 Cummins to feature EPA Tier 4 QSK38 clean diesel engine at International Workboat Show
13:05 Russia’s General Board of State Expert Review approves Kola Yard project (photo)
12:23 EU NAVFOR confirms the names of the attacked vessels as Galerna III and MV Ever Dynamic