• 2019 March 14 13:53

    Throughput of Port St. Petersburg in Jan-Feb'2019 remained flat Y-o-Y at 9.01 million tonnes

    In January-February 2019, the Port of St. Petersburg handled 9.01 million tonnes of cargo (+12%, year-on-year). According to the port authority, transshipment of oil products fell by 6% to 1.27 million tonnes, dry bulk cargo – declined by 5% to 1.29 million tonnes, general cargo – down 14% to 1.85 million tonnes, transshipment of Ro-Ro cargo – down 6% to 175,500 tonnes.

    The port’s container throughput increased by 12% to 362,225 TEUs.

    In 2018, the port handled 59.32 mln t of cargo, its container throughput was 2.7 mln TEUs.

    Port

    Type of cargo

    Throughput thou t, 2017

    Throughput thou t, 2018

    Throughput thou t, 2019

    2019 vs 2018

    Port of Saint-Petersburg

    TOTAL:

    8,105.0

    9,028.5

    9,011.3

    100%


    DRY BULK CARGO including:

    1,296.1

    1,357.6

    1,293.8

    95%

     

    Ore

    85.1

    103.2

    99.5

    96%

     

    Coal, coke

    8.3

    31.5

    20.8

    66%

     

    Mineral fertilizers

    1,202.7

    1,222.9

    1,171.5

    96%

     

    Other

    0.0

    0.0

    2.0

    growth

     

    DRY LOOSE CARGO including:

    56.0

    46.4

    64.6

    139%

     

    Grain

    50.8

    37.9

    58.5

    154%

     

    Other

    5.2

    8.5

    6.1

    72%

     

    TIMBER

    13.7

    25.7

    58.5

    up 2.3times

     

    GENERAL CARGO including:

    1,847.5

    2,158.8

    1,856.9

    86%

     

    Ferrous metal

    954.9

    1,093.8

    805.9

    74%

     

    Non-ferrous metal

    272.4

    234.9

    199.9

    85%

     

    Metal scrap

    112.9

    249.6

    172.3

    69%

     

    Packaged

    94.2

    152.9

    240.3

    157%

     

    Reefer

    219.9

    188.2

    176.5

    94%

     

    including fish

    35.9

    41.5

    36.3

    88%

     

    Other

    193.1

    239.4

    261.9

    109%

     

    CONTAINERS

    3,492.4

    3,902.7

    4,286.7

    110%

     

    Total teus

    295,603

    323,473

    362,225

    112%

     

    including refrigerated containers:

    39,405

    45,239

    51,484

    114%

     

    CARGO CARRIED by FERRIES

    46.2

    0.3

    1.5

    growth

     

    RO-RO

    112.5

    187.2

    175.5

    94%

     

    LIQUID BULK CARGO including:

    1,240.6

    1,349.8

    1,273.9

    94%

     

    Oil products

    1,240.6

    1,349.8

    1,273.9

     




2019 March 22

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
13:17 REMPEITC-Caribe training workshop funded by IMO held in Guyana
12:55 Workshop promoting good practice in spill preparedness and response held in Côte d'Ivoire
12:30 Bunker prices go up at the port of Saint-Petersburg, Russia (graph)
12:03 18 vessels escorted by icebreakers in eastern part of Gulf of Finland during 24 hours on March 21-22
11:42 Gazpromneft – Lubricants starts bunkering with marine oils in Primorsk
11:08 MSC Bellissima, MSC Cruises’ latest newbuild visits Valletta Cruise Port
10:50 Maritime Incubator to be established at the Port of Gdansk
10:49 MABUX: Bunker market this morning, Mar.22
10:29 Baltic Dry Index is down to 695 points
10:08 ZIM net loss up to $119.9 million in 2018
09:51 Brent Crude futures price is down 0.21% to $67.72, Light Sweet Crude – down 0.23% to $59.84
09:23 Manufacturing at the Port of Riga beneficial for both businesses and the Port
09:08 DEME Offshore announces Moray East wind farm Tier One suppliers
08:32 Rhenus establishes its own network in South Africa by acquiring World Net Logistics

2019 March 21

18:05 Dublin Bay Biosphere to host international UNESCO EuroMAB Conference
17:53 Detachment of RF Navy’s Northern Fleet completed transfer through the Suez Canal
17:28 McDermott awarded ethylene contract in Russia
17:05 IMO and Saudi Arabia organize course for members of three key regional maritime security agreements to promote maritime security
16:35 Topaz secures contract extension with BP for 12 vessels in Azerbaijan
16:05 Incat announces construction of a 35m Catamaran Passenger Ferry for Samso Rederi
15:52 Kalmar's Eco Reachstackers and Empty Container Handlers to help Ter Haak Group Amsterdam improve the sustainability of its operations
15:31 Severnaya Verf lays down second processing trawler of Project 170701 for Norebo Holding
15:08 German shipyard Lürssen launches project Fiji yacht named Madsummer
14:39 GoodFuels and REINPLUS FIWADO Bunker fuel first inland vessel on 100% sustainable biofuel
14:13 Incat Crowther 35m ferry for Samso Rederi
13:55 Nuclear-powered container carrier Sevmorput on her first voyage under Arctic LNG 2 project
13:24 Andrei Chibis appointed Acting Governor of Murmansk Region
13:17 Coast Guard continues to break ice on Penobscot River to start on the Kennebec River
12:40 Murmansk Region Governor announces resignation
12:00 Steel cut for first short-sea LNG bunker vessel for Eesti Gaas at Damen Yichang Shipyard, China
11:39 15 vessels escorted by icebreakers in eastern part of Gulf of Finland during 24 hours on March 20-21
11:13 Bunker prices go down at the Far East ports of Russia (graph)
10:50 Doha to host Ports & Maritime Evolution, Rail & Logistics Evolution, Road & Logistics Evolution Qatar Assembly & Expo in September’19
10:27 Brent Crude futures price is up 0.16% to $68.61, Light Sweet Crude – up 0.02% to $60.24
10:08 MAN receives an order for two-stroke engines from Eastern Pacific Shipping
10:05 MABUX: Bunker Market this morning March, 21
09:59 2018 revenues of FSUE Rosmorport grew by 7% Y-o-Y to over RUB 26 billion
09:22 Baltic Dry Index is down to 709 points
09:08 CMA CGM announces FAK rates from ISC to North Europe and the Mediterranean
09:00 PSA, PFR and IFM investors partner to jointly acquire the deepwater container terminal Gdańsk from Macquarie infrastructure and Real Assets, MTAA SUPER, AustralianSuper and Statewide Super
08:36 Port Canaveral starts construction of new Cruise Terminal 3 complex
07:58 SeaKing Electrical completes DFDS ferry upgrades in France

2019 March 20

18:00 Insight Into Contemporary Seafaring workshop held at Azerbaijan State Maritime Academy
17:43 Damen Cruise inks first contract with SeaDream Yacht Club
17:34 Wärtsilä prepares solutions for new state-of-the-art Wasaline ferry
17:34 Fire on Costa Smeralda under construction at Meyer Turku Shipyard not to affect building schedule
17:08 NOVATEK BoD recommends payment of RR 16.81 per ordinary share as 2018 dividend
16:46 Ukrainian seaports increased cargo handling by 2.5 million tons in January-February
16:22 ABP’s Hull Dry Bulks Terminal marks milestone handling biggest shipment
16:03 IMSSEA hosted “Maritime training and research activities” workshop
15:40 EU NAVFOR supports Somali / Ugandan maritime leadership training exercise course
15:21 Port of Long Beach Survey Director named
14:59 Finland’s Ministry of Transport and Communications appoints steering group to support reform of Act on Transport of Dangerous Goods
14:35 11 vessels escorted by icebreakers in eastern part of Gulf of Finland during 24 hours on March 19-20
14:12 Nauticor and Destination Gotland start LNG bunkering in the port of Visby for MS “Visborg” with the world’s largest LNG bunker supply vessel “Kairos”
13:57 DNV GL has joined RAO/CIS Offshore 2019 as Sponsor of a conference session