• 2017 November 22 14:44

    Throughput of port Ust-Luga up 11% to 85.04 mln t in 10M’17

    In January-October 2017, the port of Ust-Luga handled 85,040,700 t of cargo (+11%, year-on-year), says Baltic Sea Ports Administration.

    Transshipment of dry bulk cargo climbed by 29% to 29,411,300 t, coal and coke – by 37% to 25,093,600 t. 

    Transshipment of liquid bulk cargo climbed by 3% to 47,469,800 t including 24,334,800  t of crude oil (+12%) and 21,601,300 t of oil products (-6%). 

    Transshipment of general cargo grew by 7% to 626,600 t.

    Transshipment of cargoes carried by ferries totaled 1,221,300 t (+11%). 

    The port’s container throughput fell by 9.7% to 63,004 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 %

     

    Port Ust-Luga

    TOTAL:

    73,122.4

    76,753.3

    85,040.7

    111%

     

    DRY BULK CARGO including:

    20,647.2

    22,755.8

    29,411.3

    129%

     

    Ore

    124.9

    245.3

    43.1

    18%

     

    Coal and coke

    17,827.4

    18,327.2

    25,093.6

    137%

     

    Mineral fertilizers

    1,331.8

    2,451.9

    2,497.3

    102%

     

    Other

    1,363.1

    1,731.4

    1,777.3

    103%

     

    LOOSE CARGO including:

    3.5

    8.6

    15.6

    181%

     

    Grain

    3.5

    0.0

    0.0


     

    Other

    0.0

    8.6

    15.6

    181%

     

    TIMBER

    204.0

    253.0

    272.9

    108%

     

    GENERAL CARGO including:

    605.6

    584.1

    626.6

    107%

     

    Ferrous metal

    423.3

    471.7

    471.7

    100%

     

    Packaged

    0.0

    0.0

    13.7

    up

     

    Other

    182.3

    112.4

    141.2

    126%

     

    CONTAINERs

    686.9

    638.1

    545.9

    86%

     

    Teus

    75,552

    69,764

    63,004


     

    Including reefer containers:



    555


     

    CARGO CARRIED by FERRIES

    1,778.3

    1,102.2

    1,221.3

    111%

     

    Ro-Ro

    40.0

    12.0

    2.7

    23%

     

    LIQUID BULK CARGO, including:

    49,156.8

    51,399.6

    52,944.3

    103%

     

    Crude oil

    22,608.4

    24,634.7

    27,439.0

    111%

     

    Oil products

    25,395.6

    25,262.8

    23,762.4

    94%

     

    Liquefied gas

    1,152.9

    1,502.2

    1,742.9

    116%

     




2018 July 19

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18:14 DP World signs agreement to boost international trade
17:55 NIBULON launched second T3500 Project tug
17:32 IMO supports spill preparedness in the Northwest Pacific
17:10 ABB turbochargers support optimal performance and fuel efficiency for one of the world’s largest container ships
16:48 Escort vessel Yaroslav Mudriy of RF Navy’s Baltic Fleet leaves port of Cyprus
16:21 Ocean Alliance - CMA CGM to reshuffle its CIMEX 6 service
15:59 Blagoveshchensk shipyard launched hydrographic vessel Aleksandr Rogotsky built for RF Navy’s Pacific Fleet
15:26 Austal USA opens new San Diego operations office
15:04 MABUX says high volatility remains in global bunker market
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14:27 FSB Border Service explains its position as regards vessels owned by foreign entities and used by Russian fishermen
14:09 New CMA CGM's FAK rates from Asia to North Europe
14:02 The PORT OF KIEL invests in cargo handling and environmental technology
13:43 Season of icebreaker assistance in water area of port Sabetta is over from July 20
13:28 Coast Guard offloads approximately 8.5 tons of cocaine
13:04 CMA CGM: FAK rates from Asia to the Mediterranean
12:55 NOVATEK shipped first LNG cargos to China
12:36 ILCA, Port of Amsterdam to host Chem Together meeting, Sept. 11
12:10 Fuel oil prices are flat at the Far East ports of Russia (graph)
11:42 State Duma approves Russian ships’ multiple crossings of State Border through notification procedure
11:19 CMA CGM to apply FAK rates for Asia-North Africa trades
10:54 Canada’s Davie Shipbuilding delivered first LNG-powered ferry to be built in North America
10:35 NYK establishes logistics JV for finished cars using automobile freight trains in India
10:03 New Port of Hamburg “Connection Compass 2018/19” has arrived
09:46 Brent Crude futures price down 0.18% to $72.77, Light Sweet Crude – down 0.12% to $67.67
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2018 July 18

18:31 Naval Group posts H1 2018 performance results
18:00 BC Ferries announces sponsorship of the Nicholas Sonntag Marine Education Centre
17:36 DP World announces closing of Continental Warehousing Corporation (India) transaction
17:12 Marine Technics to participate in International Far East Maritime Show-2018
16:44 Oleg Bukin elected as Chairman of Tuapse Commercial Seaport BoD
16:23 Transocean and Chevron Australia ink 11-well contract
15:45 Stena Bulk positions itself in crude oil
15:19 Transocean announces 13-well contract for Transocean 712
14:57 AGCS issued Safety & Shipping Review 2018
14:43 Scandlines Helsingborg-Helsingör kicks off the holiday traffic season without delay
14:18 Intermarine UK promotes Portland Port to Government minister
14:00 Szczecin to become the capital of Baltic seaports in September
13:31 OHT to order ULSTEIN-designed heavy lift transport and installation vessel
12:59 Ports of Szczecin and Świnoujście announce 12-pct increase of cargo handling in HI’18
12:22 Dorian LPG confirms receipt of director nominations from BW LPG
11:50 Throughput of Ukraine’s seaports in HI’18 fell by 3.1% Y-o-Y to 53.8 million tonnes
11:25 TTS Colibri 3D compensated crane passes FAT
11:03 Overseas Shipholding Group places order for cemical tanker duo with Hyundai Mipo Dockyard
10:41 Yaroslavsky Shipbuilding Plant launches Svetlyak-class patrol boat Balaklava
10:32 Brent Crude futures price down 0.35% to $71.91, Light Sweet Crude – down 0.36% to $66.92
10:16 ICS encouraged by IMO progress on 2020 global sulphur cap implementation issues
09:59 Bunker prices continue going down at the Port of Saint-Petersburg, Russia (graph)
09:40 Throughput of Russian seaports in 6M’18 grew by 2.8% Y-o-Y to 394.8 million tonnes (detalization)
09:16 Baltic Dry Index up to 1,721 points

2018 July 17

18:24 North P&I Club and 24Vision ink partnership agreement
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17:55 TransContainer announced its operating results for the second quarter and the first half of 2018
17:27 Equinor buys shares for use in the group's Share saving plan
17:11 Vigor Marine LLC gets Navy's contract for USNS Mercy mid-term availability
16:56 Okskaya Sudoverf puts into operation Belmax 4, fourth non-self-propelled barge of Project ROB20
16:34 Prosafe awarded important contract in Brazil
15:47 Orsted opts for Tekmar's CPS for Borssele 1 and 2 offshore wind farm projects
15:28 Port of Rotterdam places a bee colony in the port area