• 2019 December 11 17:50

    NCSP Group's consolidated cargo turnover for 10 months of 2019 totaled 121.2 million tons

    NCSP Group claims that the normalized cargo turnover of NCSP Group (taking into account the sale of NGT LLC) for 10 months of 2019 grew by 9.2% compared to the same period last year. (Normalized cargo turnover of NCSP Group for 2018 and 2019 — in volumes of transshipment does not take into account the grain cargo turnover through NGT LLC and Berth No. 3 from May 1, 2018, to December 31, 2018)

    Main drivers: Increase in crude oil transshipment volumes (+22.8%) amid the general growth in export of this raw material from Russia; Increase in iron ore raw materials transshipment (+25.3%) due to high export activity; Growth of raw sugar transshipment volumes (growth by 3.2 times) against the background of recovery of cane raw material supplies to Asian CIS countries.

    In January–October 2019, liquid cargo transshipments at NCSP Group's terminals grew by 16.1% or 13,490 thousand tons compared to the same period last year, and totaled 97,434 thousand tons.

    The crude oil transshipment volume for 10 months of 2019 totaled 67,414 thousand tons. The increase totaled 22.8% (12,535 thousand tons), compared to the same period of 2018, which is higher than the results of the pace of the industry by 12.1 p.p. The volume of oil products transshipment increased by 3.3%, or 940 thousand tons, to 29,116 thousand tons.

    In January-October 2019, the volume of transshipment of liquid fertilizers (UAN) remained at the level of 2018. The turnover of seed oils grew by 19.1% or 46 thousand tons and reached 289 thousand tons.

    At its seed oil transshipment terminal (launched in November 2018), IPP LLC shipped 277 thousand tons of seed oils in January–October 2019.

    In January–October 2019, the normalized turnover of bulk cargoes at NCSP Group's terminals (with the sale of NGT LLC taken into account) had a decrease of 11.3% or 1,002 thousand tons y-o-y and totaled 7,874 thousand tons.

    Iron ore raw materials turnover grew by 25.3% or 510 thousand tons to 2,521 thousand tons against the backdrop of high export activity.

    The volume of coal transshipment increased by 10% to 1,379 thousand tons amid the recovery in demand in foreign markets.

    The turnover of chemical products grew by 24.3% or 111 thousand tons and amounted to 568 thousand tons.

    Raw sugar turnover was up 3.2 times or 348 thousand tons and reached 503 thousand tons.

    The volume of grain transshipment and other ore cargoes decreased by 44.3% (2,092 thousand tons) and 1.5% (4 thousand tons), respectively.

    In January–October 2019, general cargo transshipments at NCSP Group's terminals decreased by 13.3% or 1,647 thousand tons, totalling 10,779 thousand tons.

    The volume of transshipment of ferrous metals and cast iron decreased by 1,538 thousand tons (-13.8%) to 9,627 thousand tons amid unfavorable external market conditions.

    The volume of non-ferrous metals transshipment increased to 854 thousand tons (by 3.4%, or 28 thousand tons) amid favorable conditions of the aluminum market.

    Timber cargo transshipments dropped by 4.3% or 11 thousand tons to 250 thousand tons.

    Perishable cargoes turnover amounted to 48 thousand tons.

    In January–October 2019, container turnover through NCSP Group's berths amounted to 4,985 thousand tons, which is 3.4% less than the transshipment volume for the same period last year. The cargo turnover increased in the twenty-foot equivalent to 533 thousand TEU, by 17 thousand. TEU, or 3.4%.

    In January–October 2019, transshipments of other cargoes at NCSP Group's terminals totaled 162 thousand tons, which is a 73.1%, or 440 thousand tons, decrease as compared to the same period of the previous year.

    NCSP Group is the largest port operator in Russia by cargo turnover. Its controlling shareholder (62%) is PJSC Transneft. NCSP Group is traded on Moscow Exchange (NMTP) and London Stock Exchange as global depositary receipts (NCSP). NCSP Group's consolidated cargo turnover for HY 2019 totaled 71.75 million tons. The Group's consolidated revenue as per IFRS totaled USD 951 million in 2018. NCSP Group is comprised of PJSC Novorossiysk Commercial Sea Port, Primorsk Trade Port LLC, JSC Novorossiysk Ship Repair Yard, JSC NCSP Fleet, JSC NLE, IPP LLC, NCS LLC, Baltic Stevedore Company LLC, and SFP LLC.

2020 February 28

11:02 Diana Shipping announces the sale of a Capesize dry bulk vessel, the m/v Norfolk
10:41 IMO developed guidelines for taking onboard samples of fuel from ships
10:18 Fincantieri launches the first corvette for Qatar
10:07 Pathways to achieve IMO's Initial GHG Strategy goals discussed at dedicated workshop hosted by WMU
09:40 Brent Crude futures price is down 2.51% to $50.43, Light Sweet Crude – down 2.68% to $45.83
09:29 The construction of new deepwater berths of cruise terminal at Piraeus Port starts
09:21 MABUX: Bunker market this morning, Feb 28
09:14 Baltic Dry Index is down to 529 points
08:32 CMA CGM announces PSS for cargo from North Europe to Asia

2020 February 27

18:05 European yards specify Thordon System as standard for deck machinery
17:48 IMO's GloFouling Partnership project tackles problem of invasive aquatic species in Sri Lanka
17:29 Tallink Grupp reports nearly 25% higher net profit for the full financial year 2019
17:05 AquaTerra acquires Subsea Engineering and Technical Services
16:51 Zelenodolsk Shipyard named after A.M. Gorky laid down passenger ship Chaika LNG
16:35 Vale clarifies incident with contracted vessel
16:04 NYK Cruises to cancel cruises due to coronavirus
15:30 Average physical depreciation of Rosmorport’s berthing facilities is 24%
15:07 National Association of Shipping Agencies addresses FAS over plans on multiple increase of port dues in Russia
14:56 Arbitration award related to purchase options for four VLCCs on charter to Okeanis ECO Tankers
14:43 ASCO strengthened preventive measures against coronavirus
14:19 ASCO takes necessary precautionary measures to prevent environmental damage
13:55 Rotterdam to host ACI’s 24th Ballast Water Management Conference on 7-8 April 2020
13:53 Ørsted signs 20-year lease with Port of Taichung for Greater Changhua offshore wind farms
13:34 Vysotsk VTS obtains Certificate of Conformity
13:12 Xeneta container rates alert: long-term contracted rates hold despite Coronavirus chaos
12:56 Certificate of Conformity obtained for Ust-Luga VTS
12:33 Finnlines published its 2019 Financial Statements and Financial Review
12:10 A.P. Moller - Maersk links new $5.0bn revolving credit facility to its CO2 performance
11:52 Port of Gdynia seeks opportunities for further development
11:28 Rosmorport’s Murmansk Branch performed pilotage of Capesize vessel
11:04 Rosmorport to complete dredging under NOVATEK’s project in Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky by April 2021
10:41 3rd Technical Conference "Modern Solutions for Hydraulic Engineering" kicks off in Moscow
10:35 Ships of RF Navy’s Baltic Fleet continue performing planned training as part of its long-distance campaign
10:16 Port of Oakland debt ratings affirmed by Fitch
10:13 Brent Crude futures price is down 1.52% to $51.99, Light Sweet Crude – fell to 1.54% to $47.98
09:56 Hydrographic Department to dredge about 20 million cbm of material on Sabetta’s seaway canal in 2020
09:34 Marine Recruiting Agency LLC trained 1,957 specialists in 2019, up 2.6% YoY
09:32 MABUX: Bunker market this morning, Feb 27
09:15 Baltic Dry Index is up to 517 points

2020 February 26

18:37 Royal IHC to supply integrated power cablelay spread
18:01 Chartwell Marine announces sponsorship agreement with Alan Roberts Racing in the lead up to the 2020 racing season
17:29 Keppel delivers world’s fastest brownfield FPSO modification project
17:26 Busan Port Authority and Samsung SDS signed a contract to operate a logistics center in Rotterdam, Netherlands
17:00 Smart Maritime Council announces support for shipboard machinery data standard
16:23 Damen DOP ensures new approach to dredging – expert opinion
16:00 FSUE Rosmorport to dredge 18.4 million cbm of material in 2020
15:36 Yamal LNG reaches thirty million tons milestone
15:12 MHI-MME receives retractable fin stabilizer orders for two luxury expedition vessels being built by Helsinki Shipyard
14:55 Contract signed for extension of Świnoujście LNG Terminal
14:34 Rosmorrechflot to have 20 dredgers built at Lotos shipyard by 2030
14:12 Kongsberg Maritime wins 300 MNOK contract to equip four new cruise vessels
13:55 EU NAVFOR Somalia supports Djiboutian Coast Guard
13:33 Belarusian-Latvian cooperation in multimodal cargo transportation via Latvian ports discussed in Riga
13:10 Global Offshore announces new addition to its cable installation fleet
12:51 Rosmorport announces tender for dredging on access canal of Temryuk port
12:28 PortNews Media Group and Shipbuilding Cluster of Arkhangelsk Region sign agreement on cooperation
12:10 Contship Italia confirms operational continuity at Group's maritime and intermodal terminals amidst SARS-CoV-2 outbreak
12:07 Milaha reports a 6% increase in net profit for full year 2019
11:29 BIMCO, ICS, INTERCARGO and INTERTANKO launch survey to identify fuel oil issues
11:01 Seaspan agrees to purchase a fleet of four containerships