• 2018 June 15 11:59

    Throughput of port Ust-Luga in 5M’18 down 1% to 41.48 million tonnes

    In January-May 2017, the port of Ust-Luga handled 41,485,400, down 1%, year-on-year, says Baltic Sea Ports Administration.

    Transshipment of dry bulk cargo grew by 12% to 14,781,100 including 11,875,700 tonnes of coal and coke (up 4%). 

    Transshipment of liquid bulk cargo fell by 7% to 25,504,400 tonnes including 11,412,300 tonnes of crude oil (-17%) and 13,070,600 tonnes of oil products (+2%). 

    Transshipment of general cargo dropped by 26% to 237,200 tonnes.

    Transshipment of cargoes carried by ferries totaled 554,100 tonnes (-16%). 

    The port’s container throughput climbed by  9.5% to 32,862 TEUs.

    In 2017, the port handled 103.29 million tonnes of cargo, container throughput totaled 75,262 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, 2016

    Throughput thou t, 2017

    Throughput thou t, 2018

    2018 vs 2017 %

    Ust-Luga

    TOTAL:

    37,671.2

    42,055.9

    41,485.4

    99%

     

    DRY BULK CARGO including:

    10,379.9

    13,246.7

    14,781.1

    112%

     

    Ore

    82.5

    11.6

    3.9

    34%

     

    Coal and coke

    8,004.5

    11,421.7

    11,875.7

    104%

     

    Mineral fertilizers

    1,446.3

    977.4

    1,464.5

    150%

     

    Other

    846.6

    836.0

    1,437.0

    172%

     

    LOOSE CARGO including:

    0.0

    15.6

    0.0

    down

     

    Other

    0.0

    15.6

    0.0


     

    TIMBER

    135.6

    162.0

    131.9

    81%

     

    GENERAL CARGO including:

    287.2

    321.2

    237.2

    74%

     

    Ferrous metal

    246.1

    242.0

    99.1

    41%

     

    Packaged

    0.0

    0.0

    74.1

    up

     

    Other

    41.1

    79.2

    64.0

    81%

     

    CONTAINERs

    301.1

    270.7

    275.6

    102%

     

    Teus

    31,539

    30,012

    32,862


     

    Including reefer containers:


    393

    121


     

    CARGO CARRIED by FERRIES

    669.1

    636.7

    554.1

    87%

     

    Ro-Ro

    9.1

    2.7

    1.2

    44%

     

    LIQUID BULK CARGO, including:

    25,889.2

    27,400.2

    25,504.4

    93%

     

    Crude oil

    12,113.0

    13,718.9

    11,412.3

    83%

     

    Oil products

    13,092.8

    12,854.6

    13,070.6

    102%

     

    Liquefied gas

    683.4

    826.7

    1,021.4

    124%




2018 November 16

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
09:16 Baltic Dry Index is down to 1,009 points

2018 November 14

18:37 Savannah achieves all-time record in October 2018
18:20 Sovcomflot concludes USD 149 million project credit facility with leading European banks