• 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%




2019 June 25

09:46 MABUX: Bunker market this morning, June 25
09:16 Baltic Dry Index is up to 1,258 points

2019 June 24

18:05 Training Montenegro to combat oil spills
17:50 Four cruise ships visit the Port of Riga at the same time
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17:05 Austal delivers third guardian class patrol boat to the Australian Department of Defence
16:47 Incat Crowther announces contract to design a 65m catamaran passenger ferry
16:46 Construction and operation of dual-fuel ships has low economic efficiency – USC President
16:45 Maersk Drilling completes sale of jack-up Mærsk Giant
16:24 USC set to build floating electricity-generating facilities running on LNG supplied by bunkering ships
16:03 Van Oord and Mammoet enter into cooperation with scale-up Verton
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15:30 United Shipbuilding Corporation establishes USC-Propulsion and USC-Interior subdivisions
15:03 MOL signs deal on a long-term charter contract to utilize "MOL FSRU Challenger" for Hong Kong Offshore LNG Terminal Project
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2019 June 21

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13:15 Anthony Veder expands fleet with taking in five gas carriers from GATX
13:12 HELCOM’s Executive Secretary to step down in August 2019
12:48 Novotrans acquired stevedoring company operating Ro-Ro ferry facility at the port of Ust-Luga