• 2019 March 14 14:17

    Port of Ust-Luga handled 17.17 million tonnes in 2M’19, up 4% Y-o-Y

    In January-February 2019, the port of Ust-Luga handled 17,177,100 tonnes of cargo, up 4%, year-on-year, says Baltic Sea Ports Administration.

    Transshipment of dry bulk cargo climbed by 6% to 5,770,400 including 4,453,300 tonnes of coal and coke (+2%, year-on-year). 

    Transshipment of liquid bulk cargo grew by 5% to 11,041,700 tonnes including 4,806,800 tonnes of crude oil (flat, year-on-year) and 5,826,300 tonnes of oil products (+9%, year-on-year). 

    Transshipment of general cargo plunged by 87% to 16,800 tonnes.

    Transshipment of cargoes carried by ferries totaled 158,100 tonnes (-43%). 

    The port’s container throughput dropped by 20% 11,244 TEUs. 

    In 2018, the port handled 98.72 million tonnes of cargo, container throughput totaled 69,131 TEUs.

    Ust-Luga port is situated practically at the border of the Russian Federation and the European Union. The deep water area of the port (17.5 m) together with the approach channel (3.7 km) make Ust-Luga port the only Russian port on the Baltic Sea capable of admitting dry-cargo vessels with the deadweight of up to 75,000 tonnes and liquid cargo carriers with the deadweight of up to 160,000 tonnes.

    Port

    Type of cargo

    Throughput thou t, 2017

    Throughput thou t, 2018

    Throughput thou t, 2019

    2019 vs 2018, %

    Port of Ust-Luga

    TOTAL:

    15,685.6

    16,585.4

    17,177.1

    104%

     

    DRY BULK CARGO including:

    4,521.3

    5,441.6

    5,770.4

    106%

     

    Ore

    0.0

    3.9

    0.0

    down

     

    Coal, coke

    3,887.8

    4,347.7

    4,453.3

    102%

     

    Mineral fertilizers

    313.1

    597.7

    665.5

    111%

     

    Other

    320.4

    492.3

    651.6

    132%

     

    DRY LOOSE CARGO including:

    10.4

    0.0

    0.0


     

    Other

    10.4

    0.0

    0.0


     

    TIMBER

    51.9

    49.9

    90.1

    181%

     

    GENERAL CARGO including:

    143.2

    130.9

    16.8

    13%

     

    Ferrous metal

    124.0

    72.6

    0.0

    down

     

    Packaged

    0.0

    31.2

    2.5

    8%

     

    Other

    19.2

    27.1

    14.3

    53%

     

    CONTAINERS

    122.5

    119.1

    100.0

    84%

     

    Total teus

    13,912

    14,104

    11,244

    80%

     

    including refrigerated containers:

    141

    57

    98

    172%

     

    CARGO CARRIED by FERRIES

    228.9

    277.4

    158.1

    57%

     

    RO-RO

    0.0

    1.2

    0.0

    down

     

    LIQUID BULK CARGO including:

    10,607.4

    10,565.4

    11,041.7

    105%

     

    Crude oil

    4,906.1

    4,805.6

    4,806.8

    100%

     

    Oil products

    5,410.0

    5,351.3

    5,826.3

    109%

     

    Liquefied gas

    291.3

    408.5

    408.6

    100%




2019 June 20

15:04 Busan Port Authority and Port of Rotterdam Authority sign contract for the issue of a five hectare site on Maasvlakte Distribution Park West
14:42 Composit participated in Dredging Summit & Expo 2019
14:25 UAE Shipping Association looks to branch out
14:03 MOL and GAIL sign charter contract for one LNG carrier
13:47 DNV GL: Building a marine supply infrastructure as part of a future hydrogen society
13:46 New generation trailing suction hopper dredger ‘Bonny River’ joins the DEME’s fleet
13:28 Helle Hammer awarded WISTA Norway’s LeaderShip Award 2019
12:50 Gazprom Management Committee reviews progress of Nord Stream 2 and TurkStream projects
12:24 Bunker prices are flat at the Far East ports of Russia (graph)
12:01 CMA CGM announces GRR from Asia to West Africa
11:36 ReCAAP ISC and Indian Coast Guard co-hosting 12th Capacity Building Workshop for Maritime Law Enforcement and Regulatory Authorities
11:11 NCSP Group’s consolidated cargo turnover for Jan-Apr 2019 increased by 0.3% to 47.6 million tonnes
10:42 Amendments to be introduced to the Water Traffic Act
10:10 Tallink Grupp connects first two vessels to shore power at Port of Stockholm in a bid to reduce environmental impact
10:09 CMA CGM announces FAK rates from Asia to the Middle East Gulf
09:46 Brent Crude futures price is up 1.81% to $62.95, Light Sweet Crude – up 1.69% to $54.9
09:27 MABUX: Bunker market this morning, June 20
09:17 Baltic Dry Index is up to 1,179 points

2019 June 19

18:14 Port of Southampton signs sister port agreement with PortMiami
18:05 Unique Wärtsilä fresh water production system offers one ton per day fuel savings
17:51 Continued rail investment at the Port of Southampton accelerates air quality improvements
17:28 PGNiG confirms production potential of Poland’s largest gas field
17:03 IMRF announces new Board of Trustees
16:40 Small-size missile ship Orekhovo-Zuyevo, Black Sea Fleet, completes tasks in the Mediterranean Sea
16:02 Hapag-Lloyd announces GRI from Asia to East Coast South America
15:39 Vympel Shipyard launched first Grachonok-class special purpose boat for Federal National Guard Troops Service
15:02 Black Sea Mediterranean Express (BMX Service) Additional Gemlik Call
14:43 Baltic Workboats announces delivery of 100m fully electric ferry
14:21 RS participates in Global Fishery Forum
14:02 MOL and Japanese shipyards design Next Generation Coal carrier 'EeneX'
13:45 Igor Sharkov appointed Director of FESCO Branch Office in Vladivostok
13:26 FESCO opens seasonal transportation to ports of Chukotka
13:02 Van Oord awarded large contract for Mozambique LNG project
12:34 NIBULON Shipbuilding and Repair Yard starts constructing vessels of new project
12:12 ICS meets in Faroe Islands
11:58 Frigate Admiral Gorhskov of RF Navy's Northern Fleet sails through Panama Canal
11:37 Ship inspection platform Idwal urges investors to carry out due diligence on asset condition as standards decline
11:19 WMU signed MOU with Higher Institute of Maritime Studies, Morocco
11:12 Damen signs Phase II contract with International Organization for Migration for nine additional SAR 1906 search and rescue boats
10:55 ABB wins system package with Keppel for dredging contractor Van Oord
10:33 Lavna coal terminal to reach design capacity of 18 million tonnes in 2022
10:00 Bunker market sees mixed price movements at the port of Saint-Petersburg, Russia (graph)
09:38 MABUX: Bunker Market this morning, June 19
09:32 Brent Crude futures price is up 0.03% to $62.16, Light Sweet Crude – up 0.22% to $54.23
09:15 Baltic Dry Index is up to 1,135 points

2019 June 18

18:36 Spotlighting IMO's actions on climate change
18:31 Transborders Energy signs joint study agreement with Kyushu Electric Power for FLNG Solution
18:06 Kim Heng Offshore & Marine Holdings signs MoU with HHC and Thaitan
18:03 Container service boost at Bristol Port
17:53 IMO and UN Environment – working together to keep the Mediterranean clean
17:36 ZIM introduces myZIM Personal Notifications
17:21 Incat launches a new 111-metre ferry for Spain
17:06 Hapag-Lloyd announces General Rate increase from Japan to Middle East
16:42 Nor-Shipping 2019 sets new records
16:20 Fincantieri and CNR present the results of six multidisciplinary research projects
16:04 Atlantic Towing buys Havyard 833 WE – build no 126
15:25 Live stream of IWW passenger transportation meeting, part of SmartTRANSPORT, starts on IAA PortNews website at 10:00, June 21
15:04 Port of Oakland approves Seaport Air Quality 2020 and Beyond Plan
14:33 Carnival Mardi Gras cruise ship hull assembly begins at Meyer Turku shipyard
14:02 Hapag-Lloyd announces FAK from East Asia to Europe and Mediterranean