• 2019 February 13 15:32

    Throughput of Russian seaports in Jan'2019 grew by 5.6% Y-o-Y to 67.6 million tonnes of cargo (detalization)

    In January 2019, seaports of Russia handled 67.6 million tonnes of cargo (up 5.6%, year-on-year), says press center of the Association of Commercial Sea Ports.

    Transshipment of dry cargo totaled 28.2 million tonnes (+0.3%) including 12.6 million tonnes of coal (+7.2%), 4.2 million tonnes of containerized cargo (+10.9%), 2.6 million tonnes of ferrous metal (+3.6%), 0.5 million tonnes of ore (+1.6%), 0.3 million tonnes of unitized cargo (+36.0%), 3.0 million tonnes of grain (-4.9%) and 0.3 million tonnes of timber (-21.8%).

    Transshipment of liquid bulk cargo totaled 39.4 million tonnes (+9.8%) including 22.4 million tonnes of crude oil (+5.1%), 13.9 million tonnes of oil products (+11.4%) and 2.5 million tonnes of liquefied gas (+45.6%). 

    Exports totaled 52.5 million tonnes (+6.2%), imports - 2.8 million tonnes (+4.2%), transit – 5.6 million tonnes (+9.0%), coastal trade cargo – 6.7 million tonnes (-0.7%).

    Operators of seaports in the Arctic Basin handled 9.4 million tonnes (+25.3%, year-on-year) including 6.8 million tonnes of liquid bulk cargo (+35.8%) and 2.6 million tonnes of dry bulk cargo (+4.0%). Port Sabetta handled 2.8 million tonnes (up 2.9 times), throughput of port Murmansk remained flat, year-on-year, at 5.4 million tonnes, the port of Arkhangelsk handled 0.2 million tonnes (-3.5%).

    Operators of seaports in the Baltic Basin handled 20.9 million tonnes (-0.1%) including 8.6 million tonnes of dry bulk cargo (-1.4%) and 12.3 million tonnes of liquid bulk cargo (+0.8%). The port of Kaliningrad handled 1.0 million tonnes (-16.8%), Vyborg - 0.1 million tonnes (-20.9%), Ust-Luga - 8.6 million tonnes (+0.5%), Primorsk - 4.9 million tonnes (+0.3%), Big Port St. Petersburg - 4.5 million tonnes (+1.8%), Vysotsk - 1.8 million tonnes (+4.3%). 

    Operators of seaports in the Azov-Black Sea Basin handled  21.0 million tonnes (+5.0%) including 13.4 million tonnes of liquid bulk cargo (+11.3%) and 7.6 million tonnes of dry bulk cargo (-4.5%). The port of Novorossiysk handled 13.2 million tonnes (+8.3%), Tuapse - 2.4 million tonnes (+12.0%), Rostov-on-Don - 1.3 million tonnes (+27.6%), Taman - 1.3 million tonnes (+29.8%), Azov - 0.6 million tonnes (+6.2%), Kavkaz - 0.8 million tonnes (-42.7%), Kerch - 0.2 million tonnes (down 2.6 times).

    Operators of seaports in the Caspian Basin handled  0.5 million tonnes грузов (+3.7%) including 0.3 million tonnes of liquid bulk cargo (+45.7%) and 0.2 million tonnes of dry bulk cargo (-24.3%). The port of Makhachkala handled 0.3 million tonnes (+10.4%), the port of Astrakhan - 0.2 million tonnes (-8.0%). 

    Operators of seaports in the Far East Basin handled 15.8 million tonnes (+4.6%) including 9.2 million tonnes of dry bulk cargo (+6.0%) and 6.6 million tonnes of liquid bulk cargo (+2.7%). Port Vostochny handled 5.8 million tonnes (+4.5%), Vanino - 2.5 million tonnes (+6.5%), Nakhodka - 1.9 million tonnes (+8.3%), Vladivostok - 1.8 million tonnes (+19.8%), De-Kastri - 1.1 million tonnes (+8.5%), Korsakov - 0.2 million tonnes (up 1.5 times), Prigorodnoye - 1.4 million tonnes (-12.5%), Posiet - 0.6 million tonnes (-0.2%).

    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.

2019 April 25

10:49 MABUX: Bunker market this morning, Apr.25.
10:24 Brent Crude futures price edges up to $ 74,6, WTI - down to $ 65,79
10:08 Seagull Maritime acquires software company Tero Marine
10:08 Zelenodolsk Shipyard hosts keel-laying ceremony for 10th Grachonok-class special purpose boat
09:49 NCSP and VTB close the Novorossiysk Grain Terminal shares sale deal
09:07 UK’s leading port operator, ABP, appoints new Chief Commercial Officer
09:05 Baltic Dry Index continues to gain, settles at 850 points
08:07 Delta Mariner first to use deepened Nieuwe Waterweg at the Port of Rotterdam
07:23 LNG vessel completes 6,000th Neopanamax transit at the Panama Canal
07:12 MOL announces delivery of VLCC "PHOENIX JAMNAGAR"

2019 April 24

18:15 Cryogas-Vysotsk kicks off full-scale LNG production
18:11 Jiangsu Zhenjiang Shipyard holds steel-cutting for four ASD tugs ordered for Liaoning Longyun Shunze Tug Ltd.
18:07 COSCO SHIPPING Heavy Industry in Yangzhou holds naming ceremony for 400K DWT VLOC
17:30 Final caisson installed for Tuas Terminal Phase 1
17:07 Klaveness Combination Carriers ASA concludes the first contract of affreightment for its CLEANBU fleet
17:05 Oceaneering takes delivery of the advanced subsea construction support vessel
16:37 COSCO SHIPPING signs a strategic cooperation agreement with Yangzhou
16:34 MOL co-own world 6 largest Liquified Ethan Carrier with Reliance
16:26 Port of Vysotsk three-month cargo throughput rose 12% to 5 million tonnes
16:05 Tanjung Bruas Port expands its services to container ships
15:46 HMM to expand cooperation with FESCO
14:41 Primorsk oil port’s throughput rose 5% in Jan-Mar to 14 million tonnes
14:29 Rosmorport picks Oil Terminal Lavna to provide berths for its ships docking in Murmansk
13:42 Ust-Luga Port’s three-month volume up 8% to more than 26 million tonnes
13:35 Port of St.-Petersburg Q1 cargo volumes rise 3% to 14.26 million tonnes
13:22 FPU Akademik Lomonosov completed trials of nuclear power plant
13:03 Russian Gov’t released orders on the purchase of domestically-produced equipment for transport infrastructure expansion programme
12:47 VDB to develop design of an 18MW icebreaker for Rosmorport
11:18 Daltransugol terminal reaches 150-millionth-tonne milestone since the facility commissioning
10:11 Crude oil futures edge down to $ 74,16 (Brent) and to $ 65,95 (WTI)
10:07 Global Ship Lease announces new long-term charter agreement with Maersk Line
10:03 Baltic Dry Index gains 31 pts to 821 points
09:07 Long Beach Harbor Commission approves new Strategic Plan
09:03 Bunker Market this morning 24th April
08:07 GTT receives a new order from Hyundai Samho Heavy Industries to design the tanks of an LNG Carrier for NYK
07:37 CMA CGM to apply GRI for frozen seafood and snow crab exports from Canada East Coast to worldwide destinations (excluding Africa, EEA, Russia and USA)

2019 April 23

18:24 Russia’s inland waterways Moscow basin ready to open for navigation as of April 24
18:16 NOVATEK’s AGM approves 2018 dividends
17:36 ABS, Google Cloud and SoftServe Partner to demonstrate feasibility of AI-enabled corrosion detection on ships and offshore structures
17:10 NOVATEK elects new board of directors
17:06 Fincantieri acquires control of Insis
16:47 President Vladimir Putin takes part in keel-laying ceremony for frigate duo at Severnaya Verft in St. Petersburg
16:40 SITC holds naming & delivery ceremony for M/V “SITC SHIDAO”
15:08 Kozmino Oil Port conducts the OSR drills
14:12 Zelenodolsk Shipyard to authenticate keel of 10th Grachonok-class counter-sabotage boat
13:31 Far Eastern ports see bunker price mixed movements
13:04 NSCP BoD vote to pull out of Novorossiysk Grain Terminal
13:02 RoRo MV joins Wallenius Wilhelmsen’s fleet
12:26 MABUX: Bunker Market this morning 23rd April
12:18 Nizhny Novgorod water development project task team eases most of environmental concerns
12:15 Wallenius and Swedish Orient Line form new Swedish shipping company – WALLENIUS SOL
11:24 Crude oil futures gain to $ 74,31 (Brent) and to $ 65,87 (WTI)
10:53 Albwardy Damen receives MASTECH award for the new Damen Multibuster 8020
10:51 RZD president slams proposal to ban the rail transport discounts during inland navigation period
10:08 RSPP to submit to Russian Gov’t water transport development proposals after May 22
09:27 Qatar Petroleum initiates LNG ship construction program for 100+ new LNG carriers
09:16 Port of St. Petersburg joins the city-wide subbontik
08:23 North Carolina Ports welcomes first 12,000 TEU vessel

2019 April 22

18:29 President Vladimir Putin to kick off loading of an LNG cargo to Coral Anthelia in Vysotsk, April 24
18:04 Bahri explores maritime opportunities in Africa at Logismed