• 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.


2018 February 24

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2018 February 22

18:25 European Commission fines maritime car carriers, parts suppliers in three separate cartel settlements
18:11 Port of Gdansk expects multimilloin investments
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17:35 Russia’s antitrust regulator gives Transneft green light on Novorossiysk Commercial Sea Port deal
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16:02 The tall ship that harnesses the wind to recharge its batteries
15:29 Port of Tallinn opens passenger terminal A renovated arrivals hall
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15:02 GoodBulk announces delivery of two Capesize vessels
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14:02 European Commission issues decision concerning the Violation of European Antitrust Law
13:35 Vostochny Port JSC picks contractors for coal transfer stations Phase 3 project
13:32 HMM reaches over 10,000 TEU in terms of volume of its US Premium Service
13:02 Boskalis receives EUR 300 million Letter of Award for Singapore Finger Pier 3 development
12:24 Northwest Seaport Alliance container volumes decline in January
12:17 Bunker prices in Far East seaports close the week flat
12:12 Rolls-Royce to supply propellers and mission bay technology for UK Royal Navy’s Type 26 Global Combat Ship
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16:22 Zelenodolsk Shipyard to host keel-laying of 11th Buyan-M class corvette, Feb. 23
15:03 Launching of RST27M Balt Flot 20 at Krasnoye Sormovo Shipyard slated for Feb. 22
14:14 NGO Shipbreaking Platform publishes list of ships dismantled worldwide in 2017
13:18 ATOMFLOT says Russia needs nine more icebreakers for the Northern Sea Route by 2025
13:01 Clarksons Platou collaborates with Maersk Line to provide shipping services in Egypt
12:43 Big Port of St. Petersburg imposes ice restrictions in the harbour effective as of March 7, 2018
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12:10 Rosterminalugol transferred over RUB 1.5bn of taxes to different budgets
12:01 Panama Canal hosts Cheniere Energy to discuss LNG’s Future at the waterway
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09:48 Port of St. Petersburg bunker prices move upward
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17:38 The Maritime CIO Forume Cyprus 2018 to be held in Limassol, March 27
17:03 DNV GL issues over 50,000 electronic certificates
16:55 RIMS secured a further class approval from Korean Register of Shipping for the use of drones during surveys
16:39 Taganrog Commercial Sea Port spent $156 000 on environment protection in 2017
16:34 Wärtsilä and Maersk Drilling create a joint 25-year strategy for thruster services to increase uptime and reduce costs
16:04 Post-Brexit port health border disruption still a major concern for British ports
15:34 Goltens teams up with Yara Marine on SOx scrubbers
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15:04 US Navy awards concept design contract to Fincantieri to evolve FREMM into FFG(X)
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14:02 The largest vessel enters Busan Port since its opening