• 2018 July 18 09:40

    Throughput of Russian seaports in 6M’18 grew by 2.8% Y-o-Y to 394.8 million tonnes (detalization)

    In January-June 2018, seaports of Russia handled 394.8 million tonnes of cargo (up 2.8%, year-on-year), says press center of the Association of Commercial Sea Ports.

    Transshipment of dry cargo totaled 188.8 million tonnes (+8.5%) including 78.3 million tonnes of coal (+4.1%), 26.6 million tonnes of containerized cargo (+12.8%), 25.2 million tonnes of grain (up 1.6 times), 15.6 million tonnes of ferrous metal (+5.8%), 9.2 million tonnes of mineral fertilizers (+7.0%), 7.1 million tonnes of cargo carried by ferries (-23.8%), 3.5 million tonnes of ore (+7.1%) and 2.6 million tonnes of timber (+3.1%).

    Transshipment of liquid bulk cargo totaled 206.0 million tonnes (-2.0%) including 120.4 million tonnes of crude oil (-6.6%), 72.4 million tonnes of oil products (+0.9%) and 10.5 million tonnes of liquefied gas (+45.7%).

    Exports totaled 305.4 million tonnes (+2.3%), imports - 18.4 million tonnes (+5.0%), transit - 31.8 million tonnes (+10.3%), coastal trade cargo – 39.2 million tonnes (+0.0%).

    Operators of seaports in the Arctic Basin handled 38.3 million tonnes (+7.2%, year-on-year) including 24.2 million tonnes of liquid bulk cargo (+9.2%) and 14.1 million tonnes of dry cargo (+3.8%). Exports accounted for 65.2%, imports – for 0.5%, coastal trade cargo – 34.3%. No transit cargo was handled in the Arctic Basin. The port of Murmansk handled 25.9 million tonnes (+1.4%), Arkhangelsk - 1.4 million tonnes (+23.0%), Kandalaksha - 1.0 million tonnes (up 1.6 times).

    Operators of seaports in the Baltic Basin handled122.6 million tonnes (-1.6%) including 68.5 million tonnes of liquid bulk cargo (-8.3%) and 54.1 million tonnes of dry cargo (+8.4%). Exports accounted for 89.3%, imports - 8.3%, coastal trade cargo and transit cargo – for 1.6% and 0.8% accordingly. The port of Ust-Luga handled 49.1 million tonnes (-3.6%), Primorsk - 26.8 million tonnes (-14.6%), Vysotsk - 9.0 million tonnes (-1.3%), Big Port St. Petersburg - 29.7 million tonnes (+14.2%), Kaliningrad - 7.2 million tonnes (+9.2%), Vyborg - 0.8 million tonnes (+28.5%).

    Operators of seaports in the Azov-Black Sea Basin handled 133.3 million tonnes (+5.8%) including 58.1 million tonnes of dry cargo (+14.0%) and 75.2 million tonnes of liquid bulk cargo (+0.2%). Exports accounted for 63.5%, imports – for 3.0%, transit – for 22.1%, coastal trade cargo – for 11.4%.  The port of Novorossiysk handled 78.0 million tonnes (+7.0%), Rostov-on-Don - 7.8 million tonnes (+27.3%), Azov - 4.7 million tonnes (up 1.6 times), Temryuk - 1.7 million tonnes (+28.9%), Taganrog - 1.5 million tonnes (+23.5%), Tuapse - 13.3 million tonnes (-1.4%), Kavkaz – to 13.1 million tonnes (-3.1%), Taman – to 6.1 million tonnes (-18.7%), Kerch - 4.0 million tonnes (-6.3%).

    Operators of seaports in the Caspian Basin handled 2.4 million tonnes (+39.1%) including 1.4 million tonnes of dry cargo (+10.4%) and 1.0 million tonnes of liquid bulk cargo (up 2.1 times). Exports accounted for 50.7%, imports – for 4.3%, transit – for 41.3%, coastal trade cargo – for 3.7%.  The port of Makhachkala handled 1.3 million tonnes (up 2.3 times), Olya – 179,000 tonnes (up 2.1 times), Astrakhan - 1.0 million tonnes (-12.1%).

    Operators of seaports in the Far East Basin handled 98.2 million tonnes (+2.3%) including 61.1 million tonnes of dry cargo (+5.0%) and 37.0 million tonnes of liquid bulk cargo (-1.7%). Exports accounted for 87.2%, imports – for 3.5%, transit – for 0.4%, coastal trade cargo - 8.9%. The port of Vladivostok handled 10.0 million tonnes (+23.6%), Prigorodnoye - 9.2 million tonnes (+6.6%), Shakhtersk - 2.9 million tonnes (+32.3%), Korsakov - 0.8 million tonnes (+4.6%), Vostochny - . 34.6 million tonnes (-0.8%), Vanino - 14.8 million tonnes (-1.6%), Nakhodka - 12.2 million tonnes (-1.0%), De-Kastri - 5.8 million tonnes (-6.2%), Posiet - 3.7 million tonnes (-8.7%).

    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.


2019 March 26

13:54 Orekhovo-Zuyevo, missile ship of RF Navy’s Black Sea Fleet, headed for Mediterranean under combat training plan
13:29 Phase 2 of Krievu Island project receives GRAND PRIX at Latvian Builders Association’s 2018 Annual Awards
13:02 Van Oord posts results for 2018
12:46 Sergey Karataev appointed General Director of Freight One JSC
12:20 Damen Verolme Rotterdam completes refit of drilling rig Stena Don
11:35 Rosmorport to hold an auction to sell its МСП-90 boom-laying boat
11:11 16 vessels escorted by icebreakers in eastern part of Gulf of Finland during 24 hours on March 25-26
10:49 Rosmorport to hold an auction to sell its Leader pilot boat
10:13 Brent Crude futures price is up 0.13% to $66.9, Light Sweet Crude – up 0.65% to $59.20
09:44 MABUX: Bunker Market this morning, March 26
09:22 Baltic Dry Index is down to 689 points
09:07 TenneT awarded a framework agreement to Jan De Nul Group for repairs of TenneT’s offshore high-voltage cables
08:07 Berths for inland shipping now operational in Afrikahaven at the port of Amsterdam
07:41 GTT grants certification to SVEZA Group for production of plywood for Mark III containment system

2019 March 25

18:00 Navis N4 TOS selected to enhance terminal operations at North Carolina Ports
17:50 Increased safety for pilots boarding in Solent with new weather station
17:45 EMAR Offshore Services welcomes Damen ASD Tug 2811
17:25 Three basins of Russia’s IWW prepared for navigation season of 2019
16:48 Krasnoye Sormovo shipyard signs contract on construction of 11 dry cargo carriers for STLC
15:52 Kenia host 6th Annual East Africa Transport and Infrastructure conference on 13-14 May 2019
15:26 UK Hydrographic Office works with Seychelles government to help tackle piracy in the Indian Ocean
15:04 Yang Ming reports financial results for 2018
14:03 Closing of MacGregor's TTS acquisition postponed to Q2 2019
13:10 ArcelorMittal and Dow start trials for a new CO2 project in North Sea Port
12:39 Average wholesale prices for М-100 HFO up to RUB 19,562 in RF spot market
12:05 Port of Antwerp updates figures for 2018
11:47 The Maritime Standard swings into 2019
11:30 Damen Shipyards Den Helder signs order with Netherlands’ Defense Material Organization for Expeditionary Survey Boat
11:21 Working group on construction of Nizhegorodsky hydrosystem established under auspices of RF Transport Ministry
11:12 MABUX: Bunker Market this morning, March 25
11:04 IMO-executed GloFouling project kicks off to protect marine biodiversity
10:36 Windpark Fryslân awards contract to Van Oord and Siemens Gamesa to build wind farm
10:30 Polarcus announces redelivery of Vyacheslav Tikhonov
10:00 Keppel finalizes the rig construction contract with Awilco Drilling for the construction of semisubmersible drilling rig
09:56 Throughput of Chinese sea and river ports grew by 3.2% to 2.03 billion tonnes in 2M’2019
09:34 Brent Crude futures price is down 0.64% to $66.32, Light Sweet Crude – down 0.76% to $58.59
09:15 Baltic Dry Index is down to 690 points

2019 March 24

16:29 VARO and GoodFuels extend partnership to scale Bio Fuel Oil availability to deep sea segment in ARA Region
15:13 New Kongsberg Maritime application enables Bureau Veritas to successfully complete the first ‘DP Digital Survey’
14:27 ESVAGT increases presence in dynamic offshore wind market
13:03 Semco secures EPCI contract with Total as part of the Tyra Redevelopment Project
12:01 Safe Scandinavia option restructure and extension

2019 March 23

16:03 NCL announces plans for new staff training facility
15:54 ABP Humber provides land to support KIA expansion
14:22 SeaPlanner to support marine coordination for Taiwan's Formosa I offshore wind farm
13:31 Høglund awarded fuel-gas supply systems contract for six Hurtigruten passenger ships retrofits
12:25 McDermott secures substantial offshore EPCI contract in the Middle East
11:21 MacArtney provide Active Heave Compensated MERMAC winch solution to Alcatel Submarine Networks for planned subsea offshore operations

2019 March 22

18:06 GE and Nedstack enter into a partnership to develop hydrogen fuel cell power systems for cruise vessels
17:57 Fitch affirms Deloports rating at 'BB-' with stable outlook
17:36 Samsung Heavy Industries receives a LNGC order
17:05 Maritime Union of Australia issues notice of legal rolling industrial actions at DP WORLD terminals in Australia
16:44 Maersk partners with global companies to trial biofuel
16:44 NATO allied nations from last year’s NATO Summit to attend Unmanned Maritime Systems Technology 2019
16:22 15th edition of Expomaritt Exposhipping Istanbul to be held 2-5 April 2019
16:05 Dutch Sustainable Growth Coalition partners with Maersk in world's largest maritime biofuel pilot
15:30 Hapag-Lloyd announces 2018 results
14:03 ONE unveils enhanced intra-Asia –East India service network for 2019
13:54 Royal IHC to build second TSHD for National Marine Dredging Company
13:41 IMO expands collaborative efforts to promote maritime security