• 2019 June 13 12:39

    Port of Ust-Luga handled 45.24 million tonnes in 5M’19, up 9% Y-o-Y

    In January-May 2019, the port of Ust-Luga handled 45,241,400 tonnes of cargo, up 9%, year-on-year, says Baltic Sea Ports Administration.

    Transshipment of dry bulk cargo climbed by 10% to 16,325,900 tonnes including 13,296,100 tonnes of coal and coke (+12%, year-on-year). 

    Transshipment of liquid bulk cargo climbed by 10% to 28,027,700 tonnes including 13,716,300 tonnes of crude oil (+20%) and 13,185,200 tonnes of oil products (+1%). 

    Transshipment of general cargo dropped by 73% to 64,500 tonnes.

    Transshipment of cargoes carried by ferries totaled 342,400 tonnes (-38%). 

    The port’s container throughput fell by 25% to 24,508 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:

    42,055.9

    41,485.4

    45,241.4

    109%

     

    DRY BULK CARGO including:

    13,246.7

    14,781.1

    16,325.9

    110%

     

    Ore

    11.6

    3.9

    0.0

    down

     

    Coal, coke

    11,421.7

    11,875.7

    13,296.1

    112%

     

    Mineral fertilizers

    977.4

    1,464.5

    1,499.3

    102%

     

    Other

    836.0

    1,437.0

    1,530.5

    107%

     

    DRY LOOSE CARGO including:

    15.6

    0.0

    0.0

     

     

    Other

    15.6

    0.0

    0.0

     

     

    TIMBER

    162.0

    131.9

    249.8

    189%

     

    GENERAL CARGO including:

    321.2

    237.2

    64.5

    27%

     

    Ferrous metal

    242.0

    96.7

    6.4

    7%

     

    Packaged

    0.0

    74.1

    4.2

    6%

     

    Other

    79.2

    66.4

    53.9

    81%

     

    CONTAINERS

    270.7

    275.6

    231.0

    84%

     

    Total teus

    30,012

    32,862

    24,508

    75%

     

    including refrigerated containers:

    393

    121

    226

    187%

     

    CARGO CARRIED by FERRIES

    636.7

    554.1

    342.4

    62%

     

    RO-RO

    2.7

    1.2

    0.0

    down

     

    LIQUID BULK CARGO including:

    27,400.2

    25,504.4

    28,027.7

    110%

     

    Crude oil

    13,718.9

    11,412.3

    13,716.3

    120%

     

    Oil products

    12,854.6

    13,070.6

    13,185.2

    101%

     

    Liquefied gas

    826.7

    1021.4

    1126.2

    110%




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