• 2019 July 12 11:01

    Port of Ust-Luga handled 54.334 million tonnes in 6M’19, up 11% Y-o-Y

    In January-June 2019, the port of Ust-Luga handled 54,334,200 tonnes of cargo, up 11%, year-on-year, says Baltic Sea Ports Administration.

    Transshipment of dry bulk cargo grew by 15% to 20,213,300 including 16,522,900 tonnes of coal and coke (+17%, year-on-year). 

    Transshipment of liquid bulk cargo grew by 10% to 33,043,800 including 16,619,600 tonnes of crude oil (+23%) and 15,165,300 tonnes of oil products (-1%). 

    Transshipment of general cargo dropped by 57% to 109,100 tonnes.

    Transshipment of cargoes carried by ferries fell by 39% to 388,700 tonnes. 

    The port’s container throughput dropped by 24% to 29,307 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 Ust-Luga

    TOTAL:

    50,941.1

    49,108.7

    54,334.2

    111%

     

    DRY BULK CARGO including:

    16,495.3

    17,613.0

    20,213.3

    115%

     

    Ore

    19.5

    3.9

    0.0

    down

     

    Coal, coke

    14,120.7

    14,117.6

    16,522.9

    117%

     

    Mineral fertilizers

    1,266.0

    1,759.0

    1,808.4

    103%

     

    Other

    1,089.1

    1,732.5

    1,882.0

    109%

     

    DRY LOOSE CARGO including:

    15.6

    0.0

    0.0


     

    Other

    15.6

    0.0

    0.0


     

    TIMBER

    182.5

    163.6

    298.7

    183%

     

    GENERAL CARGO including:

    347.9

    252.1

    109.1

    43%

     

    Ferrous metal

    256.7

    96.7

    46.2

    48%

     

    Packaged

    0.0

    75.5

    4.2

    6%

     

    Other

    91.2

    79.9

    58.7

    73%

     

    CONTAINERS

    3,26.2

    337.2

    280.7

    83%

     

    Total teus

    35,743

    38,797

    29,307

    76%

     

    including refrigerated containers:

    456

    125

    261

    up 2.1 times

     

    CARGO CARRIED by FERRIES

    737.7

    633.9

    388.7

    61%

     

    RO-RO

    2.7

    1.2

    0.0

    down

     

    LIQUID BULK CARGO including:

    32,833.1

    30,107.7

    33,043.8

    110%

     

    Crude oil

    16,621.8

    13,514.8

    16,619.6

    123%

     

    Oil products

    15,236.6

    15,356.2

    15,165.3

    99%

     

    Liquefied gas

    974.8

    1,236.7

    1,258.8

    102%




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