• 2017 October 12 09:37

    NCSP volumes for 9M 2017 totaled 107.7 million tons

    NCSP Group reports that its consolidated cargo turnover for January-September 2017 totaled 107 742 thousand tons.

    CEO of PJSC NCSP Sultan Batov commented on 9M 2017 operating results: «For the three quarters of 2017 transshipment of grain totaled a record breaking 7 464 thousand tons with 84.4% year-on-year growth. In September alone we loaded 1 113 thousand tons of grain. On the other hand, worsening weather conditions in September have negatively affected transshipment of many cargoes. Storm warnings were issues for a total of some 6 days».

    Transshipment of liquid cargo in January-September 2017 totaled 80 799 thousand tons, including 56 951 thousand tons of crude oil; 23 055 thousand tons of refined oil products; 456 thousand tons of UAN liquid fertilizer, and 337 thousand tons of seed oils.

    Transshipment of crude oil and refined oil products decreased in September versus August 2017 due to seasonal maintenance works at some Russian refineries and stormy weather, which lead to postponement of some material shipments till next month.

    Transshipment of bulk cargo for the nine months of 2017 increased by 3 269 thousand tons or 37.8% year-on-year, and reached 11 915 thousand tons.

    Transshipment of grain in the reporting period increased by 3 417 thousand tons or 84.4% year-on-year and totaled 7 464 thousand tons. Growth rates accelerated by 5 percent point compared to January-August 2017. Growth is supported by the huge 2017 harvest.

    Volumes of coal in January-September 2017 increased by 300 thousand tons or 23.7% year-on-year and reached 1 563 thousand tons.

    Transshipment of iron ore and ore concentrate, chemical cargo, and sugar comprised 1 894 thousand tons, 571 thousand tons, and 422 thousand tons respectively.

    Volumes of iron ore and ore concentrate decreased in September comparted to August 2017 due to stormy weather, maintenance works at some mines, growing local consumption, and a drop in global prices in view of steel production cuts in China.

    Transshipment of general cargo in January-September 2017 totaled 10 340 thousand tons, incusing 8 987 thousand tons of ferrous metals and pig iron, 868 thousand tons of non-ferrous metals, 296 thousand tons of timber, and 188 thousand tons of perishable cargo. Volumes of non-ferrous metals were up 30 thousand tons or 3.6% year-on-year.

    Container traffic in the reporting period comprised 4 386 thousand tons or 439 thousand TEU, growing 10.7% year-on-year in tons, and 23.3% year-on-year in TEU.

    Transshipment of other cargo in January-September 2017 totaled 303 thousand tons.

    NCSP Group Cargo Turnover for January-September 2017 (thousand tons)


    9M 2017

    9M 2016

    Change

    Change %

    Cargo turnover, total

    107 742.0

    110 486.4

    -2 744.4

    -2.5%

    Liquid cargo, total

    80 799.3

    86 118.4

    -5 319.1

    -6.2%

    Crude oil

    56 951.4

    61 259.2

    -4 307.8

    -7.0%

    Oil products

    23 055.3

    24 209.4

    -1 154.1

    -4.8%

    UAN

    455.9

    509.5

    -53.6

    -10.5%

    Seed oils

    336.7

    140.3

    196.4

    140.0%

    Bulk cargo, total

    11 914.8

    8 646.0

    3 268.8

    37.8%

    Grain

    7 464.1

    4 046.7

    3 417.4

    84.4%

    Chemical cargo*

    571.4

    733.6

    -162.2

    -22.1%

    Sugar

    421.9

    582.2

    -160.3

    -27.5%

    Iron ore and ore concentrate

    1 894.4

    2 020.1

    -125.7

    -6.2%

    Coal

    1 563.0

    1 263.4

    299.6

    23.7%

    General cargo, total

    10 339.5

    11 321.8

    -982.3

    -8.7%

    Ferrous metals

    8 987.4

    10 032.8

    -1 045.4

    -10.4%

    Timber

    295.7

    419.4

    -123.7

    -29.5%

                Timber (thousand cubic meters)

    535.4

    760.4

    -225.0

    -29.6%

    Non-ferrous metals

    868.1

    838.1

    30.0

    3.6%

    Perishable cargo

    188.3

    31.5

    156.8

    497.7%

    Containers

    4 385.7

    3 960.1

    425.6

    10.7%

                Containers (thousand TEU)

    438.9

    355.8

    83.1

    23.3%

    Other cargo

    302.8

    440.1

    -137.4

    -31.2%

    NCSP Group is the largest port operator in Russia and the third largest in Europe by cargo turnover in 2016. NCSP Group is traded on Moscow Exchange (NMTP) and London Stock Exchange as GDRs (NCSP). NCSP Group volumes in 2016 totaled 147 million tons. NCSP Group consists of: PJSC Novorossiysk Commercial Sea Port, Primorsk Trade Port LLC, Novorossiysk Grain Terminal LLC, OJSC Novorossiysk Ship Repair Yard, JSC NCSP Fleet, JSC NLE, OJSC IPP, Baltic Stevedore Company LLC, JSC SFP.


2017 October 23

18:06 Ocean Change requires solutions - UN Oceans Envoy
17:50 Passenger Port of St. Petersburg welcomed one cruise ship last week
17:36 Hyundai Heavy Industries contracts Kelvin Hughes to supply I Band and E/F Band SharpEye™ radars
17:06 Yang Ming provides North Europe-East Med Express
16:46 Cruise shipping season closes in Kiel
16:44 Black Sea Fleet major amphibious ship Azov completed visit in Pylos, Greek port
16:16 RF Ministry of Industry and Trade is planning subsidies to cover costs on construction of shipbuilding complex “Zvezda”
15:55 Cargo transportation by Ukraine’s water transport down 12.3% to 4.2 mln t in 9M’17
15:28 Szczecin and Świnoujście Seaports Authority announces 6.3-pct growth of cargo handling
15:03 Wärtsilä to supply waterjets for a new high speed ferry for Naviera Armas
14:32 Krasnoye Sormovo shipyard launches third chemical carrier of Project RST27М built for BF Tanker
14:03 HHLA Container Terminal Tollerort puts into service three gantry cranes
13:37 305 units of large-size equipment for ZapSibNeftekhim delivered in navigation period of 2017 (photo)
13:10 Average wholesale prices for М-100 HFO down to RUB 12,170 in RF spot market
13:00 TTS Group ASA secures two new contracts with Cosco (Dalian) Shipyard for delivery of two shipsets of cargo cranes and two shipsets of hatch covers
12:56 Port of Helsinki number of international cruise ship passengers up to 478,000 in 2017
12:47 WMU President delivered keynote opening address of Maritime Conference Bahamas 2017
12:26 Mexican port security officials undergone training on complying with IMO’s ISPS Code
11:58 ESL Shipping's LNG-powered dry cargo vessel Haaga successfully launched at Jinling Shipyard
11:31 Seatruck installs its own Optimarin BWT systems during normal service
11:15 Damen and Corrosion host anti-fouling seminar
10:41 Valcom LLC supports conference “LNG Fleet and LNG Bunkering in Russia” as its Sponsor
10:20 Brent Crude futures price up 0.26% to $57.90, Light Sweet Crude – up 0.52% to $52.11
10:02 Nakilat announces financial results for third quarter of 2017
09:49 Vympel Shipyard launches lead high-speed passenger-carrying hydrofoil of project 23160, Kometa 120М (photo)
09:18 Baltic Dry Index up to 1,578 points
02:14 Essar Projects congratulates GMB for inauguration of India’s first Ro-Ro ferry project

2017 October 22

15:47 Navantia and General Electric sign a license agreement
15:45 Maersk Line lands award for sustainability collaboration
15:43 Scorpio Bulkers announces the financing of a Kamsarmax vessel in Japan
15:42 Aker Solutions ASA posts results for Q3 2017
15:39 General Dynamics NASSCO christens USNS Hershel “Woody” Williams
15:36 Nb. 445 ‘Snow Crystal’ launched at the Westerbroek yard of Ferus Smit
15:34 Wärtsilä signs maintenance agreement with GasLog LNG Services for eight LNG carriers

2017 October 20

18:31 Finnpilot Pilotage Ltd joins the ITS Finland network
18:10 Kari Wihlman appointed as Director-General of Finnish Transport Agency with effect from 1 January 2018
17:47 Rosmorport appoints Oksana Masyuk as Deputy Director for Economics and Finance of its Arkhangelsk Branch (photo)
17:19 Russian Railways's loading of export freight from ports increases by almost by 6% in 3 quarters of 2017
16:56 Scandlines Helsingborg-Helsingör expands capacity
16:28 USPA announced tender for construction of berth 1-z in Port of Odessa
16:03 Wärtsilä's asset and lifecycle management agreement lets GasLog concentrate on its core business
16:00 Wilson Sons Shipyards delivers SST-Aruá to SAAM SMIT
15:31 In 9M’17, TransContainer transported 1.31 mln TEUs, up 17.7% Y-o-Y
15:03 Otto Energy starts drilling of the ST 224 #1 well
14:29 Opening ceremony of Russian-Indian international Indra-2017 exercise held in Vladivostok
14:02 d’Amico International Shipping launches the first three LR1 vessels
13:30 Sea transport of Sevastopol carried 660,400 passengers in September 2017, down 3.2%, Y-o-Y
13:02 ICTSI orders hybrid RTGs for Manila flagship
12:44 Draft procedure for investment port duty assessment is available at federal portal for legal information (document)
12:22 Aker Solutions wins order for world's largest umbilicals system
12:19 APL starts new Korea China Straits service
12:05 LNG reloading station of Klaipėdos nafta applies highest safety standards
11:37 Major ASW ship Vice Admiral Kulakov enters the port of Alexandria
11:08 Zvezda Shipbuilding complex, Rosnefteflot and Taimyrneftegaz agreed to build and operate 10 Arctic shuttle tankers
10:43 Conference “LNG Fleet and LNG Bunkering in Russia”: registration is underway
10:20 Brent Crude futures price up 0.24% to $57.37, Light Sweet Crude – up 0.33% to $51.46
09:59 Innovative passenger catamaran Grifon presented in Saint-Petersburg (photo)
09:32 Bunker prices are slightly up at the Port of Saint-Petersburg, Russia (graph)
09:14 Baltic Dry Index up to 1,582 points

2017 October 19

18:01 Record shipment marks ABP Ipswich and Glencore support of UK farmer