• 2017 October 19 14:17

    Throughput of port Ust-Luga up 11% to 76.02 mln t in 9M’17

    In January-September 2017, the port of Ust-Luga handled 76,020,200 t of cargo (+11%, year-on-year), says Baltic Sea Ports Administration.

    Transshipment of dry bulk cargo climbed by 29% to 26,161,100 t, coal and coke – by 39% to 22,382,600 t. 

    Transshipment of liquid bulk cargo climbed by 3% to 47,469,800 t including 24,334,800  t of crude oil (+12%) and 21,601,300 t of oil products (-6%). 

    Transshipment of general cargo grew by 4% to 521,400 t.

    Transshipment of cargoes carried by ferries totaled 1,104,900 t (+12%). 

    The port’s container throughput fell by 8% to 56,842 TEUs.

    In 2016, the port handled 93.36 mln t of cargo, container throughput totaled 83,934 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, 2015

    Throughput thou t, 2016

    Throughput thou t, 2017

    2017 vs 2016 %

     

    Port Ust-Luga

    TOTAL:

    65,104.0

    68,564.9

    76,020.2

    111%

     

    DRY BULK CARGO including:

    18,599.1

    20,240.4

    26,161.1

    129%

     

    Ore

    124.9

    245.3

    39.1

    16%

     

    Coal and coke

    16,000.1

    16,148.4

    22,382.6

    139%

     

    Mineral fertilizers

    1,232.2

    2,274.5

    2,146.6

    94%

     

    Other

    1,241.9

    1,572.2

    1,592.8

    101%

     

    LOOSE CARGO including:

    3.5

    8.6

    15.6

    181%

     

    Grain

    3.5




     

    Other


    8.6

    15.6


     

    TIMBER

    182.2

    231.4

    248.3

    107%

     

    GENERAL CARGO including:

    551.9

    499.7

    521.4

    104%

     

    Ferrous metal

    390.1

    419.1

    377.0

    90%

     

    Packaged



    13.7

    up

     

    Other

    161.8

    80.6

    130.7

    162%

     

    CONTAINERs

    591.0

    563.5

    496.4

    88%

     

    Teus

    65,487

    61,783

    56,842


     

    Including reefer containers:



    542


     

    CARGO CARRIED by FERRIES

    1,596.6

    983.3

    1,104.9

    112%

     

    Ro-Ro

    35.6

    10.5

    2.7

    26%

     

    LIQUID BULK CARGO, including:

    43,544.1

    46,027.5

    47,469.8

    103%

     

    Crude oil

    20,007.8

    21,731.3

    24,334.8

    112%

     

    Oil products

    22,503.6

    22,984.0

    21,601.3

    94%

     

    Liquefied gas

    1,032.7

    1,312.2

    1,533.7

    117%




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