• 2017 November 22 12:15

    Throughput of Big Port St. Petersburg up 10% to 44.01 mln t in 10M’17

    In January-October 2017, Big Port St. Petersburg handled 44.01 mln t of cargo (+10%, year-on-year). According to the port authority, transshipment of oil products grew by 13% to 6.0 mln t, dry bulk cargo – climbed by 17% to 7.27 mln t, general cargo – up 3% to 10.29 mln t, transshipment of Ro-Ro cargo – up 72% to 1.0 mln t.

    The port’s container throughput increased by 9.6% to 1.58 mln TEUs.

    In 2016, the port handled 48.62 mln t of cargo, its container throughput was 1.74 mln TEUs.

    Port

    Type of cargo

    Throughput, thou t,  2015

    Throughput, thou t,  2016

    Throughput, thou t, 2017

    2017 vs 2016 %

    SAINT-PETERSBURG,

    TOTAL:

    43,164.4

    40,017.2

    44,010.4

    110%

     

    DRY BULK CARGO including:

    7,413.1

    6,200.0

    7,274.1

    117%

     

    Ore

    689.9

    730.8

    555.1

    76%

     

    Coal, coke

    0.0

    0.0

    49.5

    Up

     

    Mineral fertilizers

    6,673.7

    5,467.2

    6,667.6

    122%

     

    Other

    49.5

    2.0

    1.9

    95%

     

    DRY LOOSE CARGO including:

    106.9

    166.0

    254.9

    154%

     

    Grain

    20.1

    140.5

    233.7

    166%

     

    Sugar

    21.0

    0.0

    0.0


     

    Other

    65.8

    25.5

    21.3

    83%

     

    TIMBER

    322.4

    181.8

    156.3

    86%

     

    GENERAL CARGO including:

    9,939.1

    10,027.1

    10,294.4

    103%

     

    Ferrous metal

    3,971.5

    4,214.3

    4,690.2

    111%

     

    Non-ferrous metal

    1,238.2

    1,335.5

    1,225.5

    92%

     

    Metal scrap

    1,746.0

    1,437.7

    1,251.2

    87%

     

    Packaged

    608.2

    555.4

    708.0

    127%

     

    Reefer

    1,348.6

    1,472.2

    1,353.9

    92%

     

    Including fish



    340.3


     

    Other

    1,026.8

    1,012.0

    1,065.7

    105%

     

    CONTAINERs

    16,532.6

    17,214.9

    18,947.6

    110%

     

    teus

    1,434,670

    1,447,915

    1,587,580


     

    Including refrigerated containers



    191,039


     

    CARGO CARRIED by FERRIES

    279.8

    318.2

    79.3

    25%

     

    Ro-Ro

    509.3

    581.6

    1,002.4

    172%

     

    LIQUID BULK CARGO, including:

    8,061.1

    5,327.7

    6,001.5

    113%

     

    Oil products

    8,015.2

    5,308.8

    6,001.5

    113%

     

    Food

    21.5

    18.9

    0.0

    Down

     

    Chemical cargo

    24.5

    0.0

    0.0





2017 December 15

18:20 Onezhsky Shipyard launched self-propelled hopper Silnaya (photo)
18:06 DOF sells the vessel Skandi Marstein
17:06 The Port of Gdansk to expand the Oliwskie Quay
16:50 Russia’s State Duma approves ensuring the priority of ships flying RF flag in the segment of short-sea shipping
16:21 CMA CGM announces GRR from Asia to West Africa
15:34 Construction at NIBULON’s transshipment terminal in Mykolaiv is in full swing
14:45 Klaipėdos Nafta and Eesti Gaas begin cooperation in small-scale LNG distribution business
14:18 Arctic Economic Council welcomes Korea Shipowners’ Association as first sub-Arctic member
13:51 Baltic Workboats delivered 24m combat pollution and diving support vessel to Port of Klaipeda
13:29 WMU Executive Board 21st Session meets in London
12:56 Marine Recruiting Agency launches training project for Rosterminalugol
12:33 Skangas to source LNG at import terminal on Isle of Grain, UK
12:10 Ningbo Zhoushan Port volumes up 9.6% to 933 million tons in Jan - Nov 2017
11:58 Azerbaijan Caspian Shipping Company holds training with participation of crane ships crew
11:32 Africa maritime cooperation centre launched
11:09 Throughput of port Helsinki (Finland) up 14% to 13.1 mln t in 11M’17
10:44 Brent Crude futures price up 0.11% to $63.38, Light Sweet Crude – up 0.39% to $57.26
10:30 Rolls-Royce delivers first mobile MTU gas engines for Rederij Doeksen
10:11 Port of Klaipeda (Lithuania) handled 39.21 mln t of cargo in 11M’17, up 6.5% Y-o-Y
09:57 IAA PortNews offers video of virtual round-table meeting “Best practices of coal transshipment in Russian ports”
09:32 Baltic Dry Index down to 1,668 points
09:16 GTT signs new Global Services Agreement with Chevron Transport Corporation
08:25 Safe Bulkers announces acquisition of a Post-Panamax class dry-bulk vessel
07:05 Port of Los Angeles sets new record for highest monthly container volumes
06:04 CMA CGM announces new FAK rates from Asia to North Europe
05:04 The Foundation Det Norske Veritas assumes full ownership of DNV GL
04:43 Damen Shiprepair & Conversion wins contract for first European conversion of a dredger to dual-fuel LNG / MGO

2017 December 14

18:03 Bunker prices still maintain the potential for growth
18:02 Pacific centre launches on low-carbon shipping mission
17:37 Gazprom and Shell to handle oversized equipment for Baltic LNG at Commercial Sea Port of Ust-Luga (photo)
17:29 Key decisions from MEPC 71 related to implementing BWM Convention outlined at BWMTech London Conference
17:05 Ulstein and TTS shortlisted for OSJ Innovation Award
16:35 HHI Group receives support of LR in building an LNG-fuelled future
16:05 Aker Solutions secures subsea services agreement with Statoil
15:50 Commercial Sea Port of Kandalaksha handled 1.46 mln t of cargo in 11M’17, up 3 times Y-o-Y
15:36 Special issue of PortNews magazine published for Transport Week is available online
15:25 United Nations experts endorse RF initiative
15:07 BASF extend their fleet with another Konecranes barge handler
14:52 Infrastructure development will be one of priorities of Vladimir Putin’s new presidential term
14:45 CMA CGM launches new, innovative and complementary set of products
14:03 Wärtsilä and Mitsubishi Heavy Industries MME to collaborate in creating improved power and propulsion for ships
13:31 CLdN adds fourth weekly sailing between Gothenburg and Zeebrugge
13:01 GTT and Korean DSEC sign Technical Assistance and License Agreement
12:29 IMO encourages member countries to ratify and enforce the London Protocol to prohibit dumping at sea
12:00 Bahri welcomes Abdullah Aldubaikhi as new CEO
11:30 Bunker fuel is still in short supply at the Far East ports of Russia (graph)
11:01 Port of Oakland import volume ahead of last year’s pace
10:40 Outright prohibition of heavy fuel in the Arctic is not reasonable – maritime administrations of Russia and Finland
10:21 Brent Crude futures price up 0.58% to $62.8, Light Sweet Crude – up 0.18% to $56.7
10:14 ABS awarded contract by Cenac Marine Services to support compliance with US Coast Guard (USCG) Subchapter M requirements
09:59 Russia and Finland have similar positions on double control of fuel used by vessels
09:30 Amsterdam joins the ‘Premier League’ in the ethanol market
09:14 Baltic Dry Index down to 1,730 points
08:28 APL introduces mobile application for container tracking
07:02 Port of Felixstowe handles 1 million TEU by rail

2017 December 13

18:32 The European Ports Forum assembles in Brussels
18:07 Samskip adds 100 rail wagons to its fleet
17:58 Rosmorport taps Sergey Simonov as Deputy General Director
17:31 SENSREC project to continue support Bangladesh to comply with international requirements towards accession to the IMO ship recycling treaty
17:25 CMA CGM issues update on winter surcharge on imports into St Petersburg, Ust-Luga & Bronka (Russia)