• 2019 September 12 10:55

    Throughput of Port St. Petersburg in 8M'2019 climbed by 2% Y-o-Y to 40.17 million tonnes

    In January-August 2019, the Port of St. Petersburg handled 40.17 million tonnes of cargo (+2%, year-on-year). According to the port authority, transshipment of oil products grew by 8% to 6.50 million tonnes, dry bulk cargo – climbed by 4% to 5.80 million tonnes, general cargo – down 10% to 8.15 million tonnes, transshipment of Ro-Ro cargo – down 11% to 844,800 tonnes, loose cargo - up 19% to 241,600 tonnes including 280,800 tonnes of timber (+30%).

    The port’s container throughput increased by 5% to 1,506,849 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

    35,261.7

    39,398.8

    40,171.8

    102%

     

    DRY BULK CARGO including:

    5,657.2

    5,600.1

    5,800.7

    104%

     

    Ore

    421.3

    515.3

    506.0

    98%

     

    Coal, coke

    8.3

    204.4

    154.3

    75%

     

    Mineral fertilizers

    5,225.7

    4,878.0

    5,101.9

    105%

     

    Other

    1.9

    2.4

    38.5

    up

     

    DRY LOOSE CARGO including:

    237.4

    202.6

    241.6

    119%

     

    Grain

    223.9

    169.5

    209.3

    123%

     

    Other

    13.5

    33.2

    32.4

    98%

     

    TIMBER

    140.7

    216.8

    280.8

    130%

     

    GENERAL CARGO including:

    8,417.9

    9,066.2

    8,159.6

    90%

     

    Ferrous metal

    3,957.3

    4,156.7

    3,411.6

    82%

     

    Non-ferrous metal

    1,007.7

    941.4

    933.5

    99%

     

    Metal scrap

    980.3

    1,218.7

    1,081.0

    89%

     

    Packaged

    571.2

    874.4

    1,050.9

    120%

     

    Reefer

    1,030.9

    835.0

    791.6

    95%

     

    Including fish

    212.5

    207.7

    192.0

    92%

     

    Other

    870.4

    1,039.9

    891.0

    86%

     

    CONTAINERS

    15,085.7

    17,323.8

    18,314.8

    106%

     

    Total teus

    1,278,447

    1,436,830

    1,506,849

    105%

     

    Including refrigerated containers:

    157,234

    185,799

    181,840

    98%

     

    CARGO CARRIED by FERRIES

    79.0

    1.3

    28.5

    up

     

    RO-RO

    782.0

    949.9

    844.8

    89%

     

    LIQUID BULK CARGO including:

    4,862.1

    6,038.0

    6,501.0

    108%

     

    Oil products

    4,862.1

    6,038.0

    6,501.0





2019 September 20

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
16:39 Vigor hosts keel-laying ceremony for the U.S. landing craft MSV(L)
16:21 Vitol announces long-term LNG time charter contract with H-Line
16:03 Despite some positive indicators, concerns remain for offshore energy underwriters, reports IUMI
15:42 Wärtsilä Denmark joins Digitalisation in Shipping: Europe 2019 as Associate Partner
15:24 USCG ends search for migrants of capsized vessel off Martinica Beach
15:03 GTT receives an order from HHI & SHI for the tank design of six Very Large Ethane Carriers
14:50 FSUE Atomflot develops project on construction of 7MW icebreaking tugboat
14:33 Hapag-Lloyd to increase rates from North East Asia to Australia
14:16 Wärtsilä simulators provide advanced training at newly inaugurated Portuguese facility
14:14 Ørsted contracts Van Oord for cable installation at Greater Changhua offshore wind farms
14:12 GTT obtains Approval in Principle for Arc7 ice class ships from Russian Maritime Register of Shipping
14:03 ABS and Samsung Heavy Industries sign digital technology