• 2018 May 17 12:26

    The port of Saint-Petersburg handled 19.31 million tonnes of cargo in 4M’18, up 16% Y-o-Y

    In January-April  2018, the port of St. Petersburg handled 19.31 million tonnes of cargo (+16%, year-on-year). According to the port authority, transshipment of liquid bulk cargo grew by 31% to 2.79 million tonnes, dry bulk cargo – climbed by 4% to 2.75 million tonnes, general cargo – up 17% to 4.63 million tonnes, transshipment of Ro-Ro cargo – up 49% to 442,800 tonnes.

    The port’s container throughput increased by 24% to 701,819 TEUs.

    In 2017, the port handled 53.64 mln t of cargo, its container throughput was 1.92 mln TEUs.

    Port

    Type of cargo

    Throughput thou t, 2016

    Throughput thou t, 2017

    Throughput thou t, 2018

    2018 vs 2017 %

    Saint-Petersburg

    TOTAL:

    15,771.1

    16,711.6

    19,311.7

    116%


    DRY BULK CARGO including:

    2,258.4

    2,641.6

    2,754.3

    104%

     

    Ore

    263.4

    212.5

    206.8

    97%

     

    Coal, coke

    0.0

    8.3

    67.2

    up

     

    Mineral fertilizers

    1,995.0

    2,420.8

    2,480.2

    102%

     

    DRY LOOSE CARGO including:

    64.2

    124.2

    98.3

    79%

     

    Grain

    49.4

    114.8

    84.5

    74%

     

    Other

    14.8

    9.4

    13.8

    146%

     

    TIMBER

    85.1

    66.8

    91.9

    138%

     

    GENERAL CARGO including:

    3,924.3

    3,948.5

    4,633.8

    117%

     

    Ferrous metal

    1,700.2

    2,045.1

    2,312.1

    113%

     

    Non-ferrous metal

    543.4

    500.2

    459.8

    92%

     

    Metal scrap

    534.4

    282.3

    547.6

    194%

     

    Packaged

    150.4

    210.2

    360.3

    171%

     

    Reefer

    583.1

    502.0

    439.2

    87%

     

    Including fish


    97.1

    114.1


     

    Other

    412.8

    408.6

    514.8

    126%

     

    CONTAINERs

    6,805.3

    7,416.9

    8,495.5

    115%

     

    Teus

    585,903

    628,821

    701,819


     

    Including refrigerated containers


    85,163

    106,368


     

    CARGO CARRIED by FERRIES

    117.6

    74.6

    0.8

    1%

     

    Ro-Ro

    212.0

    297.9

    442.8

    149%

     

    LIQUID BULK CARGO, including:

    2,304.3

    2,141.0

    2,794.3

    131%

     

    Oil products

    2,304.3

    2,141.0

    2,794.3





2018 October 18

18:03 VSDV opens new crossdock location in the port of Amsterdam
17:33 The first vessel in Klaveness Combination Carriers next generation of combination carriers named at New Yangzi Shipyard in China
17:17 Cargo transportation via Northern Sea Route can reach 17 million tonnes in 2018
17:03 Savannah container trade up 12 percent in September 2018
16:55 PGRK: sales strategy of Pavlovskoye deposit project is focused on foreign markets
16:33 SITC Logistics Group signs strategic cooperation agreement with Chengdu Port Investment Group and Guangzhou Port Logistics Group
16:03 NYK and Horiba to develop a new sulfur-in-oil analyzer for ships
15:34 Thames freight volume rises by 40% as Thames Vision strategy starts to bear fruit
15:33 Port of Rotterdam Authority and research institute TNO present results of the study at IMO meeting
15:31 Dublin Port volumes grow by 4.7% in first nine months. By year end, 36% growth in just six years
15:03 Chinese Lingang group invests 85 million euros in Zeebrugge inner port
14:47 Practical aspects of LNG bunkering to be discussed at the dedicated conference in Moscow on October 24
14:33 Nouryon, Tata Steel, and Port of Amsterdam partner to develop the largest green hydrogen cluster in Europe
14:24 Bunker prices may change irregular next week amid rising volatility on global fuel market, expert says
14:11 Tallink and Rauma marine constructions sign letter of intent for the construction of new shuttle ferry
14:02 VesselMan and DNV GL team up to offer optimized solution for dry-docking management
13:30 Project Forward paves the way for meeting IMO’s reduction on CO2 emissions
13:14 Equinor’s share saving plan allocates shares
13:02 Damen Shipyards Group and Abu Dhabi Ports sign contract for two Damen ASD Tugs 2411
12:52 Volumes transported by TransContainer’s flatcars and containers grew by 5.1% Y-o-Y to 1.38 million TEUs
12:43 Diana Shipping announces direct continuation of time charter contract for M/V Astarte with Glencore
12:40 Damen Shiprepair Oranjewerf adds three new certifications
12:30 Vympel Shipyard launches third coast guard boat of Project 1496М1, Lamantin, for FSB Border Guard Service
12:11 Equinor focuses NCS portfolio through sale of non-core discovery
11:51 Securitas Technology BV installing cameras in the Port of Rotterdam
11:28 HII starts fabrication of amphibious assault ship Bougainville (LHA 8)
10:55 Seafarers’ mental health is focus of new training programme offered free to mariners worldwide
10:51 RF Navy’s Pacific Fleet detachment to conduct exercise East China Sea
10:13 Ulstein secures contract for design of Jones Act compliant SOV vessel
09:58 Brent Crude futures price up 0.07% to $79.99, Light Sweet Crude – up 0.1% to $67.61
09:39 Myanmar officials trained in forming maritime transport policy
09:14 Baltic Dry Index is down to 1,554 points

2018 October 17

18:03 PGNiG and Venture Global LNG announce LNG Sales and Purchase Agreements for 2 million tonnes per year
17:46 The Freeport of Riga Authority continues to develop cooperation with China
17:22 Port Manatee enjoys record fiscal year with diverse growth
17:00 North Sea Port and Titan LNG successfully supply sea-going vessel with LNG fuel
16:55 33 LNG carriers and 8 gas condensate carriers with export cargo left port Sabetta in April-June 2018
16:24 Baku International Sea Trade Port launches two new tugboats
16:02 Hapag-Lloyd announces General Rate Increase for East Asia to Mexico, Central America, West Coast of South America, Caribbean & Panama trade
15:46 New BIMCO & IBIA Bunkering Guide available
15:23 NOVATEK and Fluxys plan to build an LNG terminal in Rostock
15:02 NYK develops original software that diagnoses combustion chamber problems
14:40 RF Government allocates RUB 8.4 billion for the Far East development
14:21 Scorpio Bulkers announces time charter-out agreements
14:03 CMA CGM implements Empty Repositioning Surcharge for exports from all Turkish ports
13:32 Ørsted contracts Van Oord for cable installation Borssele I & II
13:21 Throughput of Ukraine’s seaports in 9M’18 fell by 1.7% Y-o-Y to 95.9 million tonnes
13:04 CMA CGM to introduce new BAF on Asia-Africa trade
12:30 GTT and Dongsung Finetec sign a Memorandum of Understanding
12:02 Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore and partners sign MoU for 3D printing facility and applications in maritime sector
11:53 Identifying barriers to cutting emissions through just-in-time operations
11:27 Norddeutsche Reederei H. Schuldt joins V.Group
10:50 Brent Crude futures price down 0.09% to $81.34, Light Sweet Crude – up 0.06% to $71.88
10:42 CMA CGM to introduce new BAF on Europe-Africa trade
10:37 Damen Shipyards Galati hands over 74-metre fishery research vessel to Angolan government
10:27 Maritime Arctic Competence Center opens in Saint-Petersburg
09:42 KN invests in environmental protection measures
09:20 Baltic Dry Index is down to 1,578 points

2018 October 16

18:33 Maersk Line announces new FAK rates from Mediterranean to West and Central Asia
18:03 ABS holds two seminars at the 58th Genoa International Boat Show