• 2019 July 12 10:40

    Throughput of Port St. Petersburg in 6M'2019 climbed by 1% Y-o-Y to 30.07 million tonnes

    In January-June 2019, the Port of St. Petersburg handled 30.07 million tonnes of cargo (+1%, year-on-year). According to the port authority, transshipment of oil products grew by 3% to 4.55 million tonnes, dry bulk cargo – declined by 3% to 4.23 million tonnes, general cargo – down 9% to 6.27 million tonnes, transshipment of Ro-Ro cargo – down 10% to 638,200 tonnes, transshipment of loose cargo grew by 38% to 218,000 tonnes including 209,500 tonnes of timber (+37%).

    The port’s container throughput increased by 6% to 1,148,780 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

    26,024.6

    29,731.5

    30,076.6

    101%

     

    DRY BULK CARGO including:

    4,199.3

    4,355.9

    4,236.1

    97%

     

    Ore

    310.7

    347.1

    367.0

    106%

     

    Coal, coke

    8.3

    128.5

    137.5

    107%

     

    Mineral fertilizers

    3,878.5

    3,878.0

    3,714.5

    96%

     

    Other

    1.9

    2.4

    17.1

    up

     

    DRY LOOSE CARGO including:

    176.2

    157.9

    218.0

    138%

     

    Grain

    162.8

    133.6

    191.6

    143%

     

    Other

    13.5

    24.3

    26.4

    109%

     

    TIMBER

    104.1

    153.0

    209.5

    137%

     

    GENERAL CARGO including:

    6,234.0

    6,872.2

    6,278.8

    91%

     

    Ferrous metal

    3,143.9

    3,248.9

    2,660.8

    82%

     

    Non-ferrous metal

    779.6

    637.5

    748.3

    117%

     

    Metal scrap

    591.1

    942.2

    805.1

    85%

     

    Packaged

    349.7

    603.6

    771.5

    128%

     

    Reefer

    751.5

    641.5

    602.0

    94%

     

    including fish

    134.0

    152.9

    139.1

    91%

     

    Other

    618.3

    798.6

    691.0

    87%

     

    CONTAINERS

    11,167.1

    13,040.2

    13,918.8

    107%

     

    Total teus

    954,237

    1,085,177

    1,148,780

    106%

     

    including refrigerated containers:

    123,882

    155,582

    150,207

    97%

     

    CARGO CARRIED by FERRIES

    78.5

    1.1

    21.2

    up

     

    RO-RO

    542.9

    706.7

    638.2

    90%

     

    LIQUID BULK CARGO including:

    3,522.4

    4,444.5

    4,556.2

    103%

     

    Oil products

    3,522.4

    4,444.5

    4,556.2



2019 September 20

18:41 Vostochny Port joins Coordinating Council on Trans-Siberian Transportation as its permanent member
18:22 IAA PortNews offers photo release from 'Development of Icebreaking and Support Fleet' conference held on NEVA 2019 zero-day
18:05 Global Ship Lease announces new five-year $268 mln credit facility for debt refinancing
17:24 Vostochny Port’s harbour services fleet presented at dedicated conference in Saint-Petersburg
17:05 F. A. Vinnen places entire fleet with Verifavia Shipping & Rina for IHM services
16:50 Helsinki Shipyard (Finland) to build two liners for polar cruises
16:35 COSCO SHIPPING Ports announces disposal of interest in various port assets and possible disposal of Taicang Terminal and Jiangsu Petrochemical Terminal
16:21 ABB presents electric power and propulsion solutions for icebreaking vessels at NEVA 2019
16:05 Port of Los Angeles protects overall clean air gains
15:19 Port of Riga rapidly increases volume of handled wood pellets
14:53 South Korean port to slash passenger vessel emissions with ABB shore power
14:15 Krasnoye Sormovo launches Pola Pelagia, dry cargo carrier of Project RSD59З, for Pola Rise
13:30 Damen Shipyards Group is ready to ensure construction of electric water buses for rivers and canals of Saint-Petersburg and Russia
13:12 MSC Cruises and Fincantieri unveil further details of MSC Seashore at coin ceremony
12:24 Victor Olersky sees promising future of electric river passenger ships in Saint-Petersburg and in Russia
12:09 Algoma Central Corporation announces agreement to acquire Croatian-built vessel
11:28 Specifications for 0.50% sulphur fuels and the PAS from ISO: IBIA explains
11:09 GTT obtains Approval in Principle from Bureau Veritas for the Mark III Flex technology on ice-breaking LNG carriers
10:52 IBIA and S&P Global Platts collaborate to help shipping industry comply with IMO 2020
10:31 Workshop for training on emergency response, preparation and planning held in Manila
10:09 Van Oord and Shell test the use of biofuel on trailing suction hopper dredger HAM 316
09:50 State Duma ratifies Convention on the Legal Status of the Caspian Sea
09:33 Brent Crude futures price is up 0.20% to $63.73, Light Sweet Crude – up 0.98% to $58.7
09:25 Lloyd’s Register, China Merchants, GTT, CNOOC, DSIC form jv to design LNG-fuelled VLCC
09:17 Baltic Dry Index is down to 2,192 points
08:58 MABUX: Bunker Market this morning, Sept 20

2019 September 19

18:04 Bibby Marine Services takes the next step to optimize walk-to-work operations
17:56 Marinet approves Poseidon maritime cyber security project
17:37 American Ethane reveals plans to order 17 VLECs
17:34 Wärtsilä’s Board of Directors decided on the distribution of the second dividend instalment
17:22 Marinet approves T2OT project for high accuracy positioning of seagoing vessels
17:04 VARD secures advanced stern trawler contract with Luntos
16:50 Average wholesale prices for М-100 HFO down to RUB 14,328 in RF spot market
16:34 Zeebrugge port authority invests in new 1,071 meter quay wall
16:04 RINA to classify Swedish Maritime Administration fleet
15:53 Marinet set to establish exports support center in Finland in 2020
15:34 MacGregor secures orders worth more than EUR 20 million for projects in Europe and Asia
15:05 Wärtsilä foresees a lower result for 2019
14:31 North Pole ice-resistant platform presented by Admiralteiskie Verfi at NEVA 2019
14:09 ABS announces LNG Cargo Ready notation for ethane carriers at Gastech 2019
13:46 Hyundai Heavy Industries receives AIP for new LPG carrier design
13:03 Bunker prices go up at the Far East ports of Russia (graph)
12:40 ABS and AEC сollaborate on newbuild VLEC fleet
12:17 Murmansk Sea Fishing Port handled 171,200 tonnes of cargo in 8M’2019, down 28.5% Y-o-Y
11:58 PortNews-TV offers video on naming ceremony for PortNews tanker
11:36 International symposium on Anthropogenic Underwater Noise held in Hamburg on 10 September
11:09 LR awards DSME AiP for 98,000 m3 VLEC design with High MnA steel tank
10:42 Ships of RF Navy’s Caspian flotilla take part in Tsentr 2019 maneuvers
10:09 Singapore and Panama ink MoU to strengthen maritime relations
09:51 Brent Crude futures price is up 0.20% to $63.73, Light Sweet Crude – up 0.33% to $58.23
09:49 MABUX: Bunker market this morning, Sept 19
09:33 Baltic Dry Index is down to 2,266 points
09:18 ABS grants AIP for two next generation gas carrier designs

2019 September 18

18:26 SGRE confirmed member of the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices in 2019
18:03 MOL repays existing loans through issuance of project bond for FPSO charter project
17:48 Russia’s Rosmorrechflot and Ministry of Industry and Trade develop preferential leasing programme
17:30 Vympel DB develops concept design for Arctic cruise ship
17:22 Metal Shark delivers new foil-assisted catamaran excursion vessel to Pure Florida
17:11 US Coast Guard shifts response efforts in Bahamas
17:03 ECSA considers the European State Aid Guidelines for maritime transport highly successful and key to maintaining a strong European shipping sector