• 2018 June 15 09:40

    Throughput of Russian seaports in 5M’18 grew by 2.7% Y-o-Y to 328.4 million tonnes (detalization)

    In January-May 2018, seaports of Russia handled 328.4 million tonnes of cargo (up 2.7%, year-on-year), says press center of the Association of Commercial Sea Ports.

    Transshipment of dry cargo totaled 156,4 million tonnes (+9.1%) including 63.7 million tonnes of coal (+3.6%), 21.9 million tonnes of containerized cargo (+12.5%), 21.9 million tonnes of grain (up 1.5 times), 13.3 million tonnes of ferrous metal (+7.7%), 7.7 million tonnes of mineral fertilizers (+10.0%), 2.9 million tonnes of ore (+5.9%), 2.3 million tonnes of timber (+9.6%).

    Transshipment of liquid bulk cargo totaled 172.1 million tonnes (-2.5%) including 100.9 million tonnes of crude oil (-6.8%), 60.2 million tonnes of oil products (+0.3%) and 8.7 million tonnes of liquefied gas (+37.4%). 

    Exports totaled 254.7 million tonnes (+1.1%), imports - 15.2 million tonnes (+6.9%), transit - 26.7 million tonnes (+12.7%), coastal trade cargo - 31.9 million tonnes (+1.0%).

    Operators of seaports in the Arctic Basin handled 32.0 million tonnes (+9.0%, year-on-year) including 20.4 million tonnes of liquid bulk cargo (+12.7%) and 11.6 million tonnes of dry cargo (+3.2%). The port of Murmansk handled 21.8 million tonnes (+3.5%), Arkhangelsk - 1.2 million tonnes (+25.7%). 

    Operators of seaports in the Baltic Basin handled 103.0 million tonnes (-1.5%) including 57.9 million tonnes of liquid bulk cargo (-9.1%) and 45.1 million tonnes of dry cargo (+10.4%). The port of Ust-Luga handled 41.5 million tonnes (-1.4%), Primorsk - 22.6 million tonnes (-17.6%), Vysotsk - 7.5 million tonnes (-3.1%), Big Port St. Petersburg - 24.7 million tonnes (+15.6%), Kaliningrad - 6.1 million tonnes (+11.7%), Vyborg - 0.6 million tonnes (+21.8%).

    Operators of seaports in the Azov-Black Sea Basin handled  110.9 million tonnes (+6.5%) including 48.8 million tonnes of dry cargo (+16.1%) and 62.1 million tonnes of liquid bulk cargo (-0.1%). The port of Novorossiysk handled 65.4 million tonnes (+7.1%), Rostov-on-Don - 6.6 million tonnes (+32.7%), Taganrog - 1.3 million tonnes (+31.2%), Tuapse - 11.2 million tonnes (-0.7%), Kavkaz - 10.0 million tonnes (-0.2%), Taman - 5.4 million tonnes (-17.0%), Kerch - 3.3 million tonnes (-8.7%).

    Operators of seaports in the Caspian Basin handled 2.1 million tonnes грузов (+47.3%) including 1.2 million tonnes of dry cargo (+13.0%) and 0.9 million tonnes of liquid bulk cargo (up 2.4 times).  The port of Makhachkala handled 1.1 million tonnes (up 2.7 times), Olya – 131,600 tonnes (up 2 times), Astrakhan - 0.8 million tonnes (-10.8%). 

    Operators of seaports in the Far East Basin handled 80.5 million tonnes (+0.2%) including 49.7 million tonnes of dry cargo (+3.3%) and 30.8 million tonnes of liquid bulk cargo (-4.4%). The port of Vladivostok handled 8.2 million tonnes (+21.0%), Prigorodnoye - 7.8 million tonnes (+1.1%), Olga - 0.7 million tonnes (+8.5%), Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky - 0.7 million tonnes (+35.2%), Vostochny - 28.8 million tonnes (-2.3%), Vanino - 12.4 million tonnes (-0.7%), Nakhodka - 10.1 million tonnes (-3.1%), De-Kastri - 4.7 million tonnes (-7.4%), Posiet - 3.0 million tonnes (-9.4%).

    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.


2018 November 16

18:07 Ocean Network Express announces delivery of 14,000 - TEU containership “ONE COLUMBA”
18:02 Sovcomflot reported its results for Q3 and 9M ending 30 September 2018
18:01 Throughput of port Vyborg in 10M’18 up 23% Y-o-Y to 1.53 million tonnes
17:42 Federal Antimonopoly Service of Russia approves amendments to railway transport tariffs
17:30 Keppel announces settlement agreement for termination of an integration project
17:17 Throughput of port Kaliningrad in 10M’18 grew by 5% Y-o-Y to 11.83 million tonnes
17:07 Van Oord and Ace Aquatec making FaunaGuard available for rest of the world
17:06 PaxOcean delivers largest FSRU to be built in China
16:55 Throughput of port Primorsk in 10M’18 fell by 10% Y-o-Y to 44.42 million tonnes
16:55 NYK develops advance water-in-oil alarm to prevent engine trouble
16:33 Throughput of port Vysotsk in 10M’18 climbed by 6% Y-o-Y to 15.34 million tonnes
16:28 Maersk Line receives Service Innovation Award for its Remote Container Management product
16:10 Bureau Veritas Chongqing Liansheng wins Global Project Excellence Award of IPMA 2018
15:48 Port of Ust-Luga handled 81.50 million tonnes in 10M’18, down 4% Y-o-Y
15:29 Port of St. Petersburg handled 49.14 million tonnes in 10M’18, up 12% Y-o-Y
15:10 ZIM announces Q3 2018 results
14:45 Jan De Nul supports the 6th Forum of Dredging Companies as its Sponsor
14:24 Decision on construction of 4th and 5th nuclear-powered icebreakers expected before year end
14:10 Diana Shipping announces time charter contract for m/v Thetis with Hudson
13:32 Entry fee for vessels to be changed at the Port of Ventspils in 2019
13:10 Global Ship Lease completes strategic combination with Poseidon Containers
12:55 Ship inspection to keep high standards
12:31 GoodBulk announces delivery of Supramax vessel to its new owners
12:04 CMA CGM announces FAK rates from ISC to North Europe and the Mediterranean
11:30 GTT receives an order from HHI to design the tanks of two new LNG carriers
11:25 Multipurpose Reloading Complex (Ust-Luga) boosts allocations for its development programme
11:04 ForSea completes conversion of the world’s largest battery ferries, powered by ABB
10:44 Wärtsilä, LUT University and Nebraska Public Power District to develop business case for alternative fuels
10:41 Nor-Shipping looks to achieve industry first with ISO sustainable event standard
10:20 Brent Crude futures price up 0.84% to $67.17, Light Sweet Crude – up 0.74% to $56.88
10:02 Portmaster improves efficiency in the Port of Scheveningen
09:57 High level experts to present at Maritime Reconnaissance and Surveillance Technology conference
09:35 Container throughput of port Hong Kong (China) down 5.4% to 16.3 million TEUs in Jan-Oct’18
09:16 Baltic Dry Index is up to 1,020 points

2018 November 15

18:03 Costa Smeralda to call on Cruiseport Rotterdam
17:54 Polish LNG Conference 2018 concludes in Warsaw
17:25 Port of Singapore throughput in 10M’18 grew by 0.7% Y-o-Y to 523.73 million tonnes
17:03 Maersk Line announces rates from Mediterranean to West and Central Asia
16:52 Expert says downward trend in bunker prices may continue next week
16:30 Nevsky Shipyard launched dry cargo vessel of Project RSD59 «Pola Anfisa»
16:19 "K" Line takes delivery of coal carrier “SHONAI MARU” for JERA Trading
16:04 ICTSI names new APAC head
15:22 Meyer Turku starts construction of Carnival XL1
15:03 Port of Antwerp signs an agreement with Enabel
14:34 Throughput of Ukraine’s seaports in 10M’18 declined by 0.7% Y-o-Y to 108 million tonnes
14:03 Pavilion Energy and Novatek agree to strengthen their LNG partnership
14:00 Damen hands over four FCS 2610 vessels to Allianz during ADIPEC
13:36 ABS awards industry’s first offshore facility cyber security-ready notation to Sembcorp Marine
13:23 NOVATEK’s Board of Directors to be elected on 18 January 2019
13:00 Zvezda shipyard started serial manufacturing of Aframax-class tankers
12:39 Residents of Riga and the Port outline a common vision for the future
12:04 Singapore hosts 10th APEC Port Services Network (APSN) Port Connectivity Forum
11:48 Bunker prices are still high in the Far East ports of Russia (graph)
11:22 Sea Port of Saint-Petersburg’s allocations for its development programme totaled RUB 413.5 million in 9M’2018
11:03 NYK promotes decarbonization through exploratory design of NYK Super Eco Ship 2050
10:51 ABS and HHI pioneer Cyber Security standard for new vessels
10:25 Brent Crude futures price down 0.18% to $66, Light Sweet Crude – down 0.36% to $56.05
10:11 OOCL introduces new Asia – South Africa direct services
09:58 A.P. Moller – Maersk, CMA CGM, Hapag - Lloyd, MSC and Ocean Network Express plan to establish container shipping association
09:38 ASW Severomorsk of RF Navy's Northern Fleet completed a call to the Republic of Djibouti