• 2019 November 13 12:49

    Port of Ust-Luga handled 87.49 million tonnes of cargo in 10M’19, up 7% Y-o-Y

    In January-October 2019, the port of Ust-Luga handled 87,493,200 tonnes of cargo, up 7%, year-on-year, says Baltic Sea Ports Administration.

    Transshipment of dry bulk cargo climbed by 18% to 35,248,400 tonnes including 28,594,300 tonnes of coal and coke (+20%, year-on-year). 

    Transshipment of liquid bulk cargo climbed by 2% to 50,424,300 tonnes including 23,032,500 tonnes of crude oil (+1%) and 25,484,300 tonnes of oil products (+4%). 

    Transshipment of general cargo dropped by 26% to 232,600 tonnes.

    Transshipment of cargoes carried by ferries totaled 604,100 tonnes (-35%). 

    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 of Ust-Luga

    TOTAL:

    85,040.7

    81,509.7

    87,493.2

    107%

     

    DRY BULK CARGO including:

    29,411.3

    29,916.9

    35,248.4

    118%

     

    Ore

    43.1

    11.7

    0.0

    down

     

    Coal, coke

    25,093.6

    23,775.2

    28,594.3

    120%

     

    Mineral fertilizers

    2,497.3

    3,030.9

    3,463.1

    114%

     

    Other

    1,777.3

    3,099.1

    3,191.0

    103%

     

    DRY LOOSE CARGO including:

    15.6

    0.0

    0.0


     

    Other

    15.6

    0.0

    0.0


     

    TIMBER

    272.9

    384.7

    501.0

    130%

     

    GENERAL CARGO including:

    626.6

    313.0

    232.6

    74%

     

    Ferrous metal

    471.7

    109.0

    150.6

    138%

     

    Packaged

    13.7

    82.4

    4.7

    6%

     

    Other

    141.2

    121.6

    77.3

    64%

     

    CONTAINERS

    545.9

    529.7

    482.6

    91%

     

    Total teus

    63,004

    60,649

    51,764

    85%

     

    including refrigerated containers:

    555

    156

    393

    up 2.5 times

     

    CARGO CARRIED by FERRIES

    1,221.3

    935.5

    604.1

    65%

     

    RO-RO

    2.7

    1.2

    0.2

    17%

     

    LIQUID BULK CARGO including:

    52,944.3

    49,428.7

    50,424.3

    102%

     

    Crude oil

    27,439.0

    22,828.6

    23,032.5

    101%

     

    Oil products

    23,762.4

    24,585.2

    25,484.3

    104%

     

    Liquefied gas

    1,742.9

    2,014.8

    1,907.5

    95%




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