• 2019 January 10 12:01

    AS Tallink Grupp reports its performance in Q4’18

    In December 2018 AS Tallink Grupp transported 811 261 passengers, which is a 0.5% decrease compared to December 2017. The number of cargo units decreased by 4.4% to 27 076 units and the number of passenger vehicles decreased by 3.3% to 84 814 units in the same comparison.

    In the fourth quarter of the 2018 financial year (October – December) AS Tallink Grupp transported 2 251 084 passengers which is a 2.8% decrease compared to the previous year. The number of transported cargo units increased by 1.0% to 98 286 units and the number of passenger vehicles decreased by 5.9% to 238 880 units in same comparison.

    AS Tallink Grupp passenger, cargo unit and passenger vehicles numbers for December 2018 and the fourth quarter of the financial year were the following:

     

    December 2018

    December 2017

    Change

    Q4 2018

    Q4 2017

    Change

    Passengers

    811 261

    815 255

    -0.5%

    2 251 084

    2 316 144

    -2.8%

    Finland - Sweden

    240 370

    232 347

    3.5%

    682 994

    694 884

    -1.7%

    Estonia - Finland

    427 980

    435 511

    -1.7%

    1 173 165

    1 217 468

    -3.6%

    Estonia - Sweden

    81 799

    86 537

    -5.5%

    221 979

    236 739

    -6.2%

    Latvia - Sweden

    61 112

    60 860

    0.4%

    172 946

    167 053

    3.5%

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    Cargo Units

    27 076

    28 315

    -4.4%

    98 286

    97 345

    1.0%

    Finland - Sweden

    5 566

    5 976

    -6.9%

    20 510

    20 098

    2.0%

    Estonia - Finland

    16 995

    17 893

    -5.0%

    61 585

    61 674

    -0.1%

    Estonia - Sweden

    3 347

    3 292

    1.7%

    11 941

    11 457

    4.2%

    Latvia - Sweden

    1 168

    1 154

    1.2%

    4 250

    4 116

    3.3%

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    Passenger Vehicles

    84 814

    87 672

    -3.3%

    238 880

    253 896

    -5.9%

    Finland - Sweden

    9 549

    9 963

    -4.2%

    25 790

    26 980

    -4.4%

    Estonia - Finland

    65 703

    66 966

    -1.9%

    185 096

    195 931

    -5.5%

    Estonia - Sweden

    4 663

    5 176

    -9.9%

    13 307

    14 909

    -10.7%

    Latvia - Sweden

    4 899

    5 567

    -12.0%

    14 687

    16 076

    -8.6%


    The following operational factors influenced the development in December and in the fourth quarter of 2018: 

    FINLAND – SWEDEN

    The cruise ferry Silja Serenade did not operate on the route for 12 days due to scheduled maintenance.




2019 March 26

18:06 Georgia Ports Authority marks decade of partnership with Kia
17:50 Nuclear-powered container carrier Sevmorput delivered first batch of cargo for Arctic LNG 2
17:36 ABB wins contract to power the first Chinese-built cruise vessel
17:04 Austal awarded A$369 million U.S. Navy contract
16:34 Nexans to supply turbine cables & accessories for the world’s first floating offshore wind farm operating at 66 kV
16:27 First LNG bunkering operations performed at Polish ports
16:04 CNOOC orders MacGregor on-vessel mooring systems for their new deepwater floating production unit
15:45 Bunker prices are slightly up at the Far East ports of Russia (graph)
15:34 Wärtsilä propulsion solutions producing superior power for two new tug boats
15:04 European Parliament adopts final agreement on the Connection Europe Facility for 2021-2027
14:51 LNG Terminal in Świnoujście accepts fourth LNG spot cargo delivery this year
14:39 NORDEN sells 4 dry cargo vessels
14:27 LOTOS and PGNiG: first commercial bunkerings of ships with LNG in Polish seaports
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