• 2020 July 14 17:33

    Throughput of Russian seaports in 6M’2020 climbed by 0.1% (detalization)

    Exports grew with imports, transit and short-sea traffic having decreased

    In January-June 2020, seaports of Russia handled 410.4 million tonnes, up 0.1%, year-on-year, says press center of the Association of Commercial Sea Ports.

    Handling of dry cargo totaled 185.7 million tonnes (+2.8%) including 86.0 million tonnes of coal (-1.7%), 28.5 million tonnes of containerized cargo (+1.9%), 17.5 million tonnes of grain (+30.5%), 9.4 million tonnes of mineral fertilizers (+6.1%) and 6.1 million tonnes of ore (up 1.6 times).

    Handling of liquid bulk cargo totaled 224.7 million tonnes (-2.1%) including 128.8 million tonnes of crude oil (-6.8%), 75.8 million tonnes of oil products (+5.0%), 16.7 million tonnes of liquefied gas (+1.6%) and 2.6 million tonnes of liquid food (+31.3%).

    Exports totaled 324.1 million tonnes (+0.8%), imports - 17.9 million tonnes (-4.1%), transit - 32.2 million tonnes (-0.6%), short-sea traffic – 36.2 million tonnes (-3.5%).

    Operators of seaports in the Arctic Basin handled 46.8 million tonnes (-9.3%) including 13.1 million tonnes of dry bulk cargo (-12.2%) and 33.7 million tonnes of liquid bulk cargo (-8.1 %). The ports of Murmansk handled 27.4 million tonnes (-11.3%), Sabetta - 14.1 million tonnes (+1.9%), Varandei – 2.8 million tonnes (-23.1%), Arkhangelsk -1.4 million tonnes (+12.2%).

    Operators of seaports in the Baltic Basin handled 127.9 million tonnes (-1.7%) including 54.1 million tonnes of dry bulk cargo (-2.4%) and 73.9 million tonnes of liquid bulk cargo (-1.1%). The ports of Ust-Luga handled 53.8 million tonnes (-1.0%), Primorsk - 29.5 million tonnes (-1.1%), Big Port St. Petersburg - 29.9 million tonnes (-0.7%), Kaliningrad - 5.4 million tonnes (-6.9%).

    Operators of seaports in the Azov-Black Sea Basin handled 122.8 million tonnes (+2.9%) including 48.0 million tonnes of dry bulk cargo (+14.7%) and 74.8 million tonnes of liquid bulk cargo (-3.5%). The port of Novorossiysk handled 73.5 million tonnes (-1.9%), Tuapse - 13.5 million tonnes (+19.5%), Taman - 10.0 million tonnes (+33.8%), Kavkaz - 8.9 million tonnes (+6.6%), Rostov-on-Don - 7.6 million tonnes (+7.0%).

    Operators of seaports in the Caspian Basin handled 4.2 million tonnes (+17.8%) including 1.8 million tonnes of dry bulk cargo (+34.6%) and 2.4 million tonnes of liquid bulk cargo (+7.8%). The port of Makhachkala handled 2.6 million tonnes (+20.4%), Astrakhan - 1.2 million tonnes (+14.0%).
    Operators of seaports in the Far East Basin handled 108.7 million tonnes (+3.0%) including 68.7 million tonnes of dry bulk cargo (+2.4%) and 40.0 million tonnes of liquid bulk cargo (+3.9%). Vostochny Port handled 39.0 million tonnes (+6.0%), Vanino - 16.2 million tonnes (-0.1%), Nakhodka - 13.5 million tonnes (+3.0%), Vladivostok - 11.3 million tonnes (-1.2%), Prigorodnoye - 8.4 million tonnes (+5.5%), De-Kastri - 6.8 million tonnes (-1.9%).  

2020 August 14

18:27 RS updates requirements for ship technical documentation
18:15 Boston Ship Repair secures Navy's $16,5M contract for T-AO 193
18:05 RS introduces Guidelines on Fatigue Assessment of Ships
17:46 Ukrainian port of Skadovsk opens grain season
17:23 Heerema's SSCV Sleipnir breaks own record with 10100 mT jacket lift
17:03 Diamond S Shipping Inc. reports 2Q 2020 results
16:59 NIBULON hits new records in 2020/21 marketing year
16:40 H1’2020 throughput of Taganrog Sea Commercial Port is flat Y-o-Y
16:18 Robert Socha joins Conrad Shipyard’s senior management team
15:54 Rosneft’s 1H 2020 hydrocarbon production fell by 7% YoY
15:35 Aker Carbon Capture AS and Aker Offshore Wind Holding AS – contemplated private placement and listing on Merkur Market
15:11 DOF Rederi AS sold vessels with YB 1983/2020
14:49 Port of LA to work with California manufacturers and technology association under new agreement
14:22 Transshipment of Angara launchpad components underway at Sovetskaya Gavan port
13:46 NCSP joins national project to improve workforce productivity
13:24 First of six new US Navy tugboats features integrated Furuno Marine Electronics
13:01 Port of Cardiff signs new long-term lease with Stone Supplies Ltd.
12:38 Rosneft reports H1 net loss of RUB 113 billion
12:10 Okskaya Shipyard lays down fifth multipurpose dry cargo carrier of Project RSD59 for Astrol
11:47 IMSC issues statement on the Incident with Motor Tanker Wila
11:29 Port of LA July volumes are strongest of 2020
10:53 First part of permanent layoff negotiations at Turku shipyard are ready
10:29 Krasnoye Sormovo lays down 23rd dry cargo carrier of Project RSD59
10:04 BlueWater Reporting issues alliance market share report
09:30 Crude oil prices start rising
09:12 MABUX: Bunker market this morning, Aug 14
09:07 Baltic Dry Index as of August 13

2020 August 13

20:58 Rosmorrechflot promotes Stanislav Uryupin to Port of Novorossiysk Harbourmaster
18:31 Glavgosexpertiza gives nod to Sovetskaya Gavan LPG terminal project
18:06 Global Industry Alliance issues Just-In-Time Arrival Guide
17:36 HMM Rotterdam en route to Rotterdam
17:18 Ust-Luga Multipurpose Reloading Complex half-year cargo volume down 9% year-on-year
17:06 The operational situation in the port of Beirut is back to normal
16:48 TCSP Group half-year throughput grows 11.4%
16:31 Kalmar service expertise to enhance safety, performance and productivity on WWO’s American routes from Manzanillo International Terminal in Panama
16:12 CMA CGM announces PSS from North Europe (except France) to Australia & New Zealand
15:26 Minister for Regional Growth and Local Government opens multi million pound bulks terminal at Teesport
15:21 St. Petersburg set to create infrastructure for all-electric passenger vessels
14:39 First supply of bunker fuel by Gazpromneft Marine Bunker to the brand new cruise ship Mustai Karim
13:52 MABUX releases weekly review of global bunker market
13:21 VIKING delivers first of ambulance boat trio for Hellenic Coastguard
12:32 Grain exports via Krasnodar Krai based seaports in Jan-Jul jump 32%
12:14 Port of Oakland import cargo volume grew 6.4 percent in July
11:33 MacGregor receives EUR 18 million RoRo orders from Japan
10:52 Australia authorities issue fumigation requirements for the 2020/2021 high risk season
10:17 Sea Port of St. Petersburg half-year cargo volume rose 3%
10:14 MABUX: Bunker market this morning, Aug 13
09:52 Crude futures prices retreat
09:32 Baltic Dry Index as of Aug 12
08:26 ME-GI engine sails through sea trials

2020 August 12

18:57 Risavika LNG index for September up by 8.9 % week on week
18:27 Andreas Rieckhof new Chairman of Hamburg Messe und Congress GmbH Supervisory Board
18:08 At the three Hamburg container terminals throughput volume down 12.0 % in H1 2020
18:07 Sri Lanka Ports Authority assures safe handling of dangerous cargo under UN regulations
17:47 Rosmorport’s Azov-Black Sea branch adds TSHD Sommers to its fleet
17:43 Boluda Towage Europe takes on two new tugs from Damen Shipyards Group
16:49 Investors set to inject in excess of RUB 19 bn in federal port infrastructure facilities development
15:44 MoD eyes placing more orders for the Steregushchiy class corvettes with Amur Shipyard
15:17 Joint R&D Starts for Use of Ammonia in Marine Transportation to Reduce GHG Emissions
14:47 CMA CGM announces PSS from Asia to North Europe