• 2018 February 12 13:39

    Throughput of Russian seaports in January 2018 grew by 2.4% Y-o-Y to 61.9 million tonnes (detalization)

    In January 2018, seaports of Russia handled 61.9 million tonnes of cargo (up 2.4%, year-on-year), says press center of the Association of Commercial Sea Ports.

    Transshipment of dry cargo totaled 27.9 million tonnes (+11.0%) including 11.8 million tonnes of coal (+15.0%), 3.8 million tonnes of containerized cargo (+8.5%), 3.0 million tonnes of grain (+26.3%), 2.5 million tonnes of ferrous metal (+7.7%), 1.4 million tonnes of mineral fertilizers (-0.2%) and 217,000 tonnes of refrigerated cargo (-2.3%).

    Transshipment of liquid bulk cargo totaled 34.0 million tonnes (-3.8%) including 19.9 million tonnes of crude oil (-2.7%), 11.8 million tonnes of oil products (-9.2%) and 1.7 million tonnes of liquefied gas (+29.6%). 

    Exports totaled 47.9 million tonnes (-0.2%), imports - 3.0 million tonnes (-0.2%), transit - 5.1 million tonnes (+19.0%), short-sea traffic - 5.8 million tonnes (+1.5%).

    Operators of seaports in the Arctic Basin handled  6.7 million tonnes (+38.6%) including 2.4 million tonnes of dry bulk cargo (+46.3%) and 4.2 million tonnes of liquid bulk cargo (+34.5%). The port of Murmansk handled 4.6 million tonnes (+38.0%), Varandei - 0.7 million tonnes (-9.9%). 

    The ports of the Baltic Sea Basin handled 19.8 million tonnes (-4.0%) including 8.7 million tonnes of dry bulk cargo (+19.5%) and 11.0 million tonnes of liquid bulk cargo (-16.9%). The port of Ust-Luga handled 8.6 million tonnes (+5.8%), Primorsk - 3.7 million tonnes (-34.1%), Big Port St. Petersburg - 4.4 million tonnes (+8.5%), Vysotsk - 1.7 million tonnes (+12.5%).

    Throughput of seaports in the Azov-Black Sea Basin totaled   19.8 million tonnes (-0.1%) including 7.7 million tonnes of dry bulk cargo (+0.1%) and 12.0 million tonnes of liquid bulk cargo (-0.2%). The port of Novorossiysk handled 12.2 million tonnes (+5.4%), Tuapse - 2.1 million tonnes (-5.0%), Kavkaz - 1.3 million tonnes (-23.8%), Taman - 1.0 million tonnes (-16.9%), Rostov-on-Don - 1.0 million tonnes (+12.3%), Kerch - 0.6 million tonnes (-12.6%).

    The ports of the Far East Basin handled 426,000 t (+45.9%) including 240,000 t of dry bulk cargo (+9.3%) and 185,000 t of liquid bulk cargo (+157.7%). The port of Makhachkala handled 237,000 t (+237.6%), Astrakhan – 157,000 (-22.3%), Olya – 30,000 (+63.9%).

    The ports of the Far East Basin handled 15.2 million tonnes (+1.8%) including 8.7 million tonnes of dry bulk cargo (+6.4%) and 6.4 million tonnes of liquid bulk cargo (-3.9%). Port Vostochny handled 5.5 million tonnes (-0.1%), Vanino - 2.3 million tonnes (+15.8%), Nakhodka - 1.8 million tonnes (-6.3%), Prigorodnoye - 1.5 million tonnes (-8.5%), Vladivostok - 1.5 million tonnes (+25.6%), Posiet - 0.5 million tonnes (-17.9%), De-Castri - 1.0 million tonnes (+9.6 %).

    Association of Commercial Sea Ports (ASOP) set up in 1987 unites over 50 organizations and enterprises of Russia’s maritime transport. ASOP comprises commercial seaports, forwarding and agency companies, scientific research institutes and marine educational institutions. Operational results of Russian port sector are based on statistics reports and cover all stevedoring companies operating in the Russian Federation.

2020 September 23

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15:25 FESCO’s Board of Directors elected new Management Board
15:03 Kalmar’s fuel-efficient terminal tractor solutions selected by Yilport for fleet expansion at Puerto Bolívar and Gävle container terminals
14:47 RF Government to revise comprehensive plan for upgrading and expanding core infrastructure
14:30 U.S. Coast Guard awards four more fast response cutters to Bollinger Shipyards
14:01 ESPO expresses commitment of European ports to play their part in helping shipping sector decarbonise
13:28 Travelling by ferry between Finland and Sweden is now permitted without restrictions
13:19 Damen delivers ASD Tug 2810 to Thomas Service Maritimes
13:02 Van Oord’s Deep Dig-It trencher buries cables to 5,5 metres depth for offshore grid connection
12:44 Nakhodka Shipyard launched two self-propelled freight/passenger barges ordered by Kamchatka Transport Ministry
12:15 Construction of LNG transshipment facility in Kamchatka put under special control of RF Government
12:01 CMA CGM announces FAK rates from Asia to North Africa and to the Mediterranean
11:53 Maersk partners with IB Cargo to offer tailored logistics solutions for IKEA Supply AG in Romania
11:09 Konecranes wins Automation Service Contract in Indonesia
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10:32 IAA PortNews offers photos from farewell ceremony for Project 22220 icebreaker Arktika leaving for Murmansk
10:13 BlueWater Reporting: Asia-South America trades sees high demand, equipment shortages
10:00 RF Government approves new NSR navigation rules
09:41 Oil prices decrease amid information about growing US reserves
09:29 Maritime Safety Committee adopts resolution on Recommended action to facilitate ship crew change
09:26 Baltic Dry Index as of September 22
09:12 MABUX: Bunker market this morning, Sept 23
08:48 MPA and SMI launched a joint call for proposals on the electrification of harbourcraft in the port of Singapore

2020 September 22

18:24 FESCO launches new maritime service from ports of China and USA to Chukotka
18:06 Aker Solutions wins electrification work for Lundin Energy Norway
17:49 Onezhsky Shipyard launches yet another self-propelled hopper barge of Project NV-600
17:36 DNV GL – Maritime releases the fourth edition of its Maritime Forecast to 2050
17:15 KNUD E. HANSEN introduces new design of icebreaking expedition cruise vessel
16:56 Vyborg Shipyard lays down processing trawler of KMT02.03 design
16:35 "NextGEN" shipping decarbonization concept mooted for green and efficient navigation
16:19 USC and KOMEA create Russia-Korea shipbuilding and ship equipment cluster
16:05 Hopper Dredger First to Sail 2,000 Hours on 100% Sustainable Marine Biofuel
15:34 Boudewijn Siemons appointed as new Port Authority COO
15:10 The largest LNG-powered container ship joins CMA CGM Group's fleet
14:58 Lead nuclear-powered icebreaker of Project 22220, the Arktika, heads out for Murmansk
14:23 Release of containers at Port of Antwerp will be digitalized
14:17 Gazprombank to loan EUR 522 for construction of floating LNG storage units
13:22 Konecranes to start cooperation negotiations in Germany and Finland in its Industrial Equipment business area
13:00 Ships of RF Navy’s Black Sea Fleet participated in Kavkaz-2020
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12:15 Dogger Bank wind farm places record-breaking turbine order boosting local jobs
11:49 BIMCO adopts the industry’s first ship sale and leaseback standard
11:46 Operation of Novosibirsk gateway completed in navigation season of 2020
11:20 Rosmorport prepares tender documentation to continue construction of international marine terminal in Pionersky
10:33 IAA PortNews’ webinar “All Ferries. Caspian Basin” scheduled for 30 September 2020
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09:55 New gas tanker form paves the way for revision of ASBATANKVOY
09:31 Oil prices are recovering
09:22 Keppel O&M secures two contracts worth approximately $200 million
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08:38 MABUX: Bunker market this morning, Sept 22

2020 September 21

18:27 CMA CGM announces new PSS, FAK and GRR from Asia to North Europe
18:07 IUMI reports that marine cargo insurance market is “improving amid significant change”
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17:21 CMA CGM Group launches “A Humanitarian Ship for Lebanon” campaign to ship emergency humanitarian aid
17:21 USCG prepares for storm, coastal flooding along Texas coast
16:37 Fire on fast rescue craft onboard the M/V Siem Diamond
16:14 LR and the NPL partner on marine autonomy assurance
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14:45 Point system developed in Russia for estimation of local content in shipbuilding