• 2017 November 13 09:54

    Throughput of Russian seaports in 10M’17 grew by 9.3% to 649.5 mln t

    In January-October 2017, seaports of Russia handled 649.5 mln t of cargo (up 9.3%, year-on-year), says press center of the Association of Commercial Sea Ports.

    Transshipment of dry cargo totaled 306.5 mln t (+10.4%) including 129.1 mln t of coal (+13.8%), 39.7 mln t of containerized cargo (+13.0%), 37.0 mln t of grain (+31.3%), 23.1 mln t of ferrous metal (-2.3%), 14.3 mln t of mineral fertilizers (+8.8%) and 2.5 mln t of refrigerated cargo (+2.5%).

    Transshipment of liquid bulk cargo totaled 343.0 mln t (+8.3%) including 210.7 mln t of crude oil (+12.6%), 116.8 mln t of oil products (+1.2%) and 11.8 mln t of liquefied gas (+7.2%). 

    Exports totaled 500.6 mln t  (+6.9%), imports - 29.6 mln t (+14.0%), transit - 47.7 mln t (+15.4%), short-sea traffic - 71.4 mln t (+21.9%).

    Operators of the Arctic Basin handled 60.9 mln t (+52.2%) including 36.7 mln t of liquid bulk cargo (+104.6%) and 24.2 mln t of dry cargo (+9.6%). The port of Murmansk handled 42.6 mln t (+60.1%), Varandei - 7.0 mln t (+5.4%). 

    The ports of the Baltic Sea Basin handled 205.4 mln t (+4.9%) including 85.9 mln t of dry cargo (+16.2%) and 119.5 mln t of liquid bulk cargo (-1.9 %). The port of Ust-Luga handled 85.0 mln t (+10.8 %), Primorsk - 49.4 mln t (-8.6 %), Big Port St. Petersburg - 44.0 mln t (+10.0%), Vysotsk - 14.4 mln t (+2.0%).

    Throughput of seaports in the Azov-Black Sea Basin totaled 219.3 mln t (+9.8 %) including 95.3 mln t of dry cargo (+10.1%), 124.0 mln t of liquid bulk cargo (+9.5%). The port of Novorossiysk handled 120.2 mln t (+11.7%), Tuapse - 21.8 mln t (+6.1 %), Kavkaz - 29.0 mln t (+7.1%), Taman - 12.2 mln t (+13.7%), Rostov-on-Don - 11.8 mln t (+9.4%), Kerch - 7.8 mln t (-1.3%).

    The ports of the Caspian Basin handled 3.1 mln t (-35.3%) including 2.2 mln t of dry cargo (-9.8%) and 0.9 mln t of liquid bulk cargo (-61.4%). The port of Makhachkala handled 1.1 mln t (-58.3%), Astrakhan - 1.8 mln t (-9.1 %), Olya – 195,000 (+25.0%).

    The ports of the Far East Basin handled 160.7 mln t (+4.4%) including 98.8 mln t of dry cargo (+6.7%) and 61.9 mln t of liquid bulk cargo (+1.0%). Port Vostochny handled 57.7 mln t (+1.4%), Vanino - 24.7 mln t (-0.9%), Nakhodka - 20.2 mln t (+3.8%), Prigorodnoye - 14.1 mln t (+6.7%), Vladivostok - 14.0 mln t (+18.7%), Posiet - 6.4 mln t (-5.1%), De-Castri - 9.2 mln t (-3.5 %).

    Association of Commercial Sea Ports (ASOP) set up in 1987 unites over 50 organizations and enterprises of Russia’s maritime transport. ASOP comprises commercial seaports, forwarding and agency companies, scientific research institutes and marine educational institutions. Operational results of Russian port sector are based on statistics reports and cover all stevedoring companies operating in the Russian Federation.

2017 November 22

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

18:24 Navios Maritime Holdings reports 3Q, 9 months financial results
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
11:58 Assembling of Crimea Bridge’s motor vehicle part completed at one of the four sea sections (photo)
11:25 Lisbon, Portugal will host LPG Europe Summit in March 2018
11:00 RF Navy's Pacific Fleet warship detachment leaves Thailand
10:37 RadiantFleet announces agreement with Clearwater Ship Management
10:14 Brent Crude futures price up 0.13% to $62.30, Light Sweet Crude – up 0.12% to $56.49
09:53 Gazprom and Mitsubishi discuss cooperation prospects in LNG sector
09:30 NIBULON shipyard put into operation its new assembly and fabrication workshop
09:12 Baltic Dry Index up to 1,385 points

2017 November 20

18:06 Shipping must be economically sustainable if it is to deliver on environmental sustainability, ICS tells OECD
17:51 Port of Goole supports region’s green future
17:29 Government of Germany сontinues support to WMU
17:06 Sokhna World Zone project presented to investors in Dubai
16:44 Sovcomflot posts operating profit over 9M’17 rising by 50.5% to USD 131.2 million
16:18 New sugar terminal to be constructed at the Port of Gdansk
16:00 Wärtsilä to deliver high efficiency and low emissions for new Viking Line ferry
15:55 Azerbaijan Caspian Shipping Company expands its activities in foreign waters
15:30 IMO takes part in Green Ship Technology North America Conference
15:04 Cammell Laird issues EU worker statement
14:46 Port of Klaipeda (Lithuania) handled 35.12 mln t of cargo in 10M’17, up 5.5% Y-o-Y
14:29 National Fish Resources to invest RUB 3-4 bln in creation of a fishery cluster in the Kaliningrad Region
14:08 RS class: gas carriers “BORIS VILKITSKY” and “FEDOR LITKE” delivered to the customer
13:37 Average wholesale prices for М-100 HFO up to RUB 12,821 in RF spot market
13:14 Damen launches cutting-edge Fishery Research Vessel for Angolan Fisheries Ministry
13:01 Optimarin shakes up BWT sector with unique promise for shipowners
12:43 IMO’s Jan De Boer participated at the LNG Ship/Shore Interface Conference in London
12:22 International seminar on mutual cooperation between IMO, WMU and KMOU held in Busan, Republic of Korea
12:01 Maersk Line and Damco deliver a block train solution for Decathlon
11:36 JMSDF’s destroyer Hamagiri arrives in Vladivostok
11:12 Onezhsky Shipyard launches floating bridges built for a residential area in Petrozavodsk (photo)
10:50 Container throughput of port Hong Kong (China) up 7.7% to 17.26 mln TEUs in 10M’17
10:24 Brent Crude futures price down 2.09% to $45.08, Light Sweet Crude – down 0.16% to $56.62
10:05 Nonius Engineering supports “Hydraulic Engineering Structures of Water Transport” Congress as its Sponsor
09:43 Commercial Sea Port of Ust-Luga performs unique unloading operation (photo)
09:20 Baltic Dry Index up to 1,371 points
09:08 EU NAVFOR’s Italian ship Virginio Fasan chases and captures suspected pirates
08:18 First shipload of liquefied natural gas to Northern Finland delivered to Manga LNG terminal

2017 November 19

17:31 Wison signs MOU with Shanghai Electric for medium large floating LNG power solution
17:22 Tomini Shipping places order for three Kamsarmaxes