• 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 November 21

09:35 Bunker prices continue decreasing at the Port of Saint-Petersburg, Russia (graph)
09:14 Baltic Dry Index is down to 1,003 points

2018 November 20

18:21 Igor Levitin suggests separating positions of Deputy Transport Minister and head of Rosmorrechflot
18:06 MAN Energy Solutions wins order to supply the engine for a new dredger in southern China
17:53 Workshop aimed at building oil pollution preparedness and response capacity held in the Republic of Guinea
17:36 “K” Line announces delivery of new LPG carrier for Gyxis Corporation
17:18 Atomflot: first delivery of fish by NSR expected in summer-autumn season of 2019
17:04 Diana Shipping announces time charter contract for m/v Sideris GS with Berge Bulk
16:47 Rashid Sharipov as Chairman of the Board of Directors NCSP BoD
16:25 NIBULON Shipbuilding and Repair Yard launched second POSS-115 Project tug
16:04 OOCL announces improvements to Asia – Middle East 1 and Asia – Middle East 3
15:50 Storage area line launched at Vostochny Port’s Phase 3
15:34 New overpass at Maasvlakte 2 opens
15:03 Port of Oakland works to reduce impact of trucks
14:33 The port of Marseille Fos is engaged in reducing shipemissions by developing LNG as a marine fuel
14:03 Teesport Intermodal Rail Terminal celebrates fourth anniversary
13:43 12th Transport of Russia Forum and Exhibition opens in Moscow
13:10 Damen signs with Rimorchiatori Spezzini for two new Damen ASD Tugs 2411
13:02 Bunker prices are going down in the Far East ports of Russia (graph)
12:38 CCCC Dredging supports the 6th Forum of Dredging Companies as its Sponsor
11:54 Concession agreement signed for construction of coal terminal “Lavna”
11:30 OOCL introduces the new West Africa Service 2
10:45 Major ASW ship Severomorsk of RF Navy's Northern Fleet escorts Indian civilian vessel in the Gulf of Aden
10:23 Russian Railways’ BoD makes decision on discounts for cargo transportation in 2019
10:00 Brent Crude futures price down 0.39% to $66.53, Light Sweet Crude – down 0.24% to $57.06
09:19 Baltic Dry Index is down to 1,023 points
08:51 Valenciaport container vilume increased by 4.78% in the last twelve months
07:51 Klaveness Combination Carriers declares option for sixth combination carrier newbuild

2018 November 19

18:37 IMO holds workshop boosting maritime security in Gulf of Guinea
18:05 MOL conducts tabletop drill for LNG carrier
17:49 Hapag-Lloyd to start new Asia – Gulf Service (AGS)
17:43 Busan Port Authority signs Letter of Intent for the Maasvlakte Distribution Park West
17:01 Ocean Network Express expands the partnership of Asia - South America
16:32 BIMCO standard ship repair contracts overhauled
16:05 Port of Hamburg railborne container transport up 4.3 percent in the first nine months of 2018
15:44 FESCO and DB Cargo plan to launch joint transit shipments from China to Europe via Kaliningrad
15:10 Costamare announces the acquisition of the York Capital majority interest in five 14,000 TEU containerships
14:56 Half a billion tones of Kazakhstan oil lifted from CPC Marine Terminal
14:47 Saipem 7000 semi-submersible at Damen Verolme Rotterdam for DPS upgrade
14:33 OpenRisk launches guideline for risk management at sea to improve response to accidental spills
13:59 NCSP Group's consolidated cargo turnover for January-September totaled 105,253 thousand tons
13:11 Average wholesale prices for М-100 HFO down to RUB 19,660 in RF spot market
12:47 ABP invests over £1 million on a rooftop solar project at the Port of Goole
12:18 Damen supports 2nd Dredging and Hydraulic Engineering Structures Congress as its General Sponsor
12:00 The Fjords plans to add another all electric passenger vessel to its fleet
11:36 TOTE Services' Philip Greene Jr. retires next year
11:02 Damen Shipyards Group celebrates Multraship Carrousel RAVE Tug winning KNVTS Ship of the Year Award
10:44 Port of Oakland cargo volume up 3.9 percent in August - October 2018
10:43 Throughput of Port Vysotsky up 9.4% to 6.34 million tonnes in 10M’18
10:19 Brent Crude futures price up 0.69% to $67.22, Light Sweet Crude – up 1.02% to $57.26
09:57 Media Group PortNews issues special edition of its magazine for Transport Week 2018
09:35 Rosmorrechflot reduced operation period of locks in Volga-Don Basin
09:18 Baltic Dry Index is up to 1,031 points

2018 November 18

16:21 Wellington ferry skipper fined $1,688 after grounding
15:04 SFL continues its fleet renewal programme, to sell its 2002-built VLCC
14:37 Austal delivers Expeditionary Fast Transport ship USNS Burlington to U.S. Navy
14:26 Lockheed Martin gets $282M contract mod for four MMSCs project
14:13 Ulstein Verft starts construction of largest hybrid ship for Color Line
13:41 Klaveness extends contract of affreightment with South32 Marketing Pte Ltd
12:06 PaxOcean wins three newbuilding contracts from Royal IHC