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2020 September 14 10:49

Throughput of Port St. Petersburg in 8M’2020 fell by 2% YoY

Handling of liquid bulk cargo continues growing, handling of dry bulk cargo decreases

In January-August 2020, the Port of St. Petersburg handled 39.52 million tonnes of cargo (-2%, year-on-year). According to the port authority, transshipment of oil products grew by 17% to 7.61 tonnes, dry bulk cargo – fell by 10% to 5.22 million tonnes, handling of general cargo – down 3% to 7.92 million tonnes, transshipment of Ro-Ro cargo – down 14% to 725,900 tonnes, dry loose cargo – down 29% to 172,600 tonnes including 160,300 tonnes of timber (-43%).

The port’s container throughput fell by 6% to 1,407,945 TEUs.

In 2019, the port handled 59.87 mln t of cargo, its container throughput was 2.22 mln TEUs.

Port

Type of cargo

Throughput thou t,

2018

Throughput thou t, 2019

Throughput thou t, 2020

2020 vs 2019

Port of Saint-Petersburg                    TOTAL:

4,976.8

40,179.4

39,523.3

98%


DRY BULK CARGO including:

688.5

5,795.9

5,220.4

90%

 

Ore

75.9

506.0

611.3

121%

 

Coal, coke

40.9

154.3

39.1

25%

 

Mineral fertilizers

571.7

5,101.9

4,478.4

88%

 

Other

0.0

33.7

91.6

up 2.7 times

 

DRY LOOSE CARGO including:

14.7

241.6

172.6

71%

 

Grain

8.1

209.3

113.9

54%

 

Other

6.6

32.4

58.7

181%

 

TIMBER

38.8

280.8

160.3

57%

 

GENERAL CARGO including:

1,072.4

8,162.1

7,922.8

97%

 

Ferrous metal

445.5

3,411.6

3,580.1

105%

 

Non-ferrous metal

141.2

933.5

648.8

70%

 

Metal scrap

111.9

1,085.8

1,197.5

110%

 

Packaged

147.8

1,050.9

1,033.6

98%

 

Reefer

90.3

789.3

677.9

86%

 

including fish

28.6

192.0

139.2

73%

 

Other

135.6

891.0

784.8

88%

 

CONTAINERS

2,196.2

18,312.0

17,701.9

97%

 

Total teus

179,111

1,504,901

1,407,945

94%

 

including refrigerated containers:

16,846

181,840

178,720

98%

 

CARGO CARRIED by FERRIES

0.1

28.5

0.7

2%

 

RO-RO

113.8

844.8

725.9

86%

 

LIQUID BULK CARGO including:

852.3

6,513.7

7,618.7

117%

 

Oil products

852.3

6,513.7

7,618.7