• 2018 July 12 13:58

    Throughput of Big Port St. Petersburg up 14% to 29.73 million tonnes in 6M’18

    In January-June 2018, Big Port St. Petersburg handled 29.73 million tonnes of cargo (+14%, year-on-year). According to the port authority, transshipment of oil products grew by 26% to 4.44 million tonnes, dry bulk cargo – climbed by 3% to 4.34 million tonnes, general cargo – up 10% to 6.88 million tonnes, transshipment of Ro-Ro cargo – up 30% to 706,700 tonnes.

    The port’s container throughput increased by 13.7% to 1.08 million 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 %

    Port of Saint-Petersburg

    TOTAL:

    24,217.9

    26,024.6

    29,736.1

    114%


    DRY BULK CARGO including:

    3,610.3

    4,199.3

    4,340.1

    103%

     

    Ore

    441.1

    310.7

    362.5

    117%

     

    Coal, coke

    0.0

    8.3

    97.3

    рост

     

    Mineral fertilizers

    3,167.2

    3,878.5

    3,878.0

    100%

     

    Other

    2.0

    1.9

    2.4

    126%

     

    DRY LOOSE CARGO including:

    99.4

    176.2

    157.9

    90%

     

    Grain

    79.2

    162.8

    133.6

    82%

     

    Other

    20.1

    13.5

    24.3

    180%

     

    TIMBER

    139.5

    104.1

    153.0

    147%

     

    GENERAL CARGO including:

    6,137.9

    6,234.0

    6,887.4

    110%

     

    Ferrous metal

    2,661.1

    3,143.9

    3,248.9

    103%

     

    Non-ferrous metal

    807.1

    779.6

    637.5

    82%

     

    Metal scrap

    870.4

    591.1

    942.2

    159%

     

    Packaged

    268.9

    349.7

    619.3

    177%

     

    Reefer

    893.8

    751.5

    641.5

    85%

     

    Including fish


    134.0

    144.3


     

    Other

    636.7

    618.3

    798.0

    129%

     

    CONTAINERs

    10,328.6

    11,167.1

    13,040.4

    117%

     

    Teus

    885,422

    954,237

    1,085,042


     

    Including refrigerated containers


    123,882

    155,582


     

    CARGO CARRIED by FERRIES

    187.5

    78.5

    1.1

    down

     

    Ro-Ro

    326.1

    542.9

    706.7

    130%

     

    LIQUID BULK CARGO, including:

    3,388.8

    3,522.4

    4,449.5

    126%

     

    Oil products

    3,376.2

    3,522.4

    4,449.5


     

    Food

    12.6

    0.0

    0.0






2018 July 16

18:31 APL adds port calls to West Asia Express Service
18:16 Diana Shipping announces signing and drawdown of a US$75M Term Loan Facility with BNP Paribas
17:55 Director Kopczynska addresses WMU students and faculty on maritime Europe
17:40 Great Lakes announces receipt of $70 million San Jacinto award
17:33 Bollinger Shipyards commits USCG icebreaker program to Florida
17:31 New vehicle terminal announced at the Port of Southampton
17:18 Hapag-Lloyd hikes rates for East Asia-Arabian Gulf trade
17:08 ING Bank signed a USD 80 million syndicated loan agreement with NIBULON
16:43 Minimum training standards for fishers under review
16:25 USCG rescues 7 people from capsized boat near Horn Island
16:20 Port of Antwerp sets new records with best half year ever
15:56 Freeport of Riga showed good growth in the first half of 2018
15:32 Maersk Drilling secures two contract extensions in the North Sea
15:19 Container throughput of port Hong Kong (China) down 3.6% to 9.88 million TEUs in Jan-June’18
15:03 Van Oord will acquire MPI Offshore
14:44 Average wholesale prices for М-100 HFO down to RUB 17,589 in RF spot market
14:35 Wärtsilä to assist Transocean with thruster maintenance optimisation and dry-docking cost reductions
14:25 Jan De Nul Group acquires part of MPI’s offshore business unit
14:11 Fednav accepts delivery of MV Federal Dee, its 60th owned vessel
13:46 Eastern Shipbuilding inks contract with Bisso Offshore for RApport 2400 Ship Handling Tug duo
13:27 Azerbaijan Caspian Shipping Company’s fleet is involved in a new international project
13:07 Court dismisses EUR 9 million claim against Armada Seismic Invest II AS
13:06 Hong Kong will host ShipTek Ship Owning & Ship Management Conference & Awards on 30 August 2018
12:48 Marine Recruiting Agency takes on a project of training crane specialists in Estonia
12:23 SEACOR Holdings announced that it favors a business combination of Dorian LPG LTD. and BW LPG Limited
12:02 IMO head highlights key maritime issues during trip to China
11:46 Rosmorport appoints Igor Glukhov as Deputy Director for Navigation Safety of its Far East Basin Branch
11:25 Fincantieri contracted to build LNG-fueled pair for TUI Cruises
11:01 Baltic Dry Index up to 1,666 points
10:44 Brent Crude futures price down 0.5% to $74.96, Light Sweet Crude – down 0.64% to $69.5
10:25 Mexico benefits from IMO training on port security
10:02 IMO held port emissions training for Argentina
09:52 CMA CGM's FAK rates for Asia to Red Sea trades
09:40 Bunker sales at the port of Singapore in HI’18 up 1.7% Y-o-Y to 25.35 million tonnes
09:18 Port of Singapore throughput in HI’18 grew by 0.8% Y-o-Y to 312.79 million tonnes

2018 July 15

11:24 MAN Energy Solutions ready for SMM 2018
10:43 CMA CGM informs of FAK rates from the Indian Subcontinent to North Europe and the Mediterranean

2018 July 14

12:40 CMA CGM announces GRR for Far East to East Africa trade
11:41 ABP: Container terminal operation expansion to meet growing demand
10:14 Navtek selects Corvus Energy to provide battery for the world's first all-electric tug

2018 July 13

18:50 YILPORT Holding submits offer for Taranto Container Terminal concession
18:12 Metal Shark and ASV Global introduce “Sharktech” Autonomous Vessels
17:48 ABP: £2.7 million lock gate project secures future of Newport docks
17:16 Golar LNG Partners completed acquisition of equity interest in Golar Hilli, owner of FLNG Hilli Episeyo
16:48 Total closes acquisition of Engie’s upstream LNG business and becomes world No2 LNG player
16:36 Norwegian Cruise Line confirms options for two more Leonardo-class cruise ships
16:25 Russian Minister of Natural Resources and Environment Dmitry Kobylkin visited SCF headquarters
15:59 Upgraded vessels of Project 14200 started navigation on passenger routes in Ob-Irtysh basin
15:33 Draft law on closed zones for dry bulk cargo transshipment submitted to State Duma (document)
15:12 Wärtsilä signs a EUR 170 million scrubber deal
14:37 Draft law on development of cruise tourism in Russia’s Arctic and Far East submitted to State Duma
14:24 Weatherdock AG offers fishing sector a solution to support the fight against IUU
13:49 Damen supporting European shipbuilding with NAVAIS coordination
13:11 USCG postpones underwater assessment of WWII tanker Coimbra
12:40 A £2.7 million lock gate project secures future of Newport Docks
12:11 Hapag-Lloyd to apply season surcharge for NEC to WCSA trade
11:49 London will host 9th Maritime Salvage & Casualty Response Conference on 12-13 September 2018
11:27 Hapag-Lloyd's PSS for North Europe - Caribbean, Central America trade
11:03 Throughput of port Kaliningrad in 6M’18 up 9% Y-o-Y to 7.20 million tonnes
10:38 Brent Crude futures price down 0.24% to $74.27, Light Sweet Crude – up 0.07% to $70.38