• 2019 May 15 15:05

    Throughput of Russian seaports in 4M'2019 grew by 2.4% to 269.3 million tonnes of cargo (detalization)

    In January-April 2019, seaports of Russia handled 269.3 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 117.4 million tonnes (-4.4%) including 54.2 million tonnes of coal (+10.5%), 10.4 million tonnes of grain (-43.1%), 18.5 million tonnes of containerized cargo (+7.6%), 9.9 million tonnes of ferrous metal (-8.3%), 5.8 million tonnes of mineral fertilizers (-3.3%), 2.5 million tonnes of ore (+24.5%), 1.7 million tonnes of timber (-3.4%).

    Transshipment of liquid bulk cargo totaled 151.9 million tonnes (+8.4%) including 89.3 million tonnes of crude oil (+7.8%), 49.2 million tonnes of oil products (+1.6%) and 11.2 million tonnes liquefied gas (up 1.6 times). 

    Exports totaled 211.2 (+4.3%), imports - 12.2 million tonnes (+2.2%), transit – 21.4 million tonnes (+0.8%), coastal trade cargo – 24.5 million tonnes (-10.5%).

    Operators of seaports in the Arctic Basin handled  34.7 million tonnes, up 23.7%, year-on-year, including 24.7 million tonnes of liquid bulk cargo (+30.7%) and 10.0 million tonnes of dry bulk cargo (+9.4%). The port of Murmansk handled 21.1 million tonnes (+7.1%), Sabetta - 9.0 million tonnes (up 2.2 times), Varandey - 2.4 million tonnes (+3.0%). 

    Operators of seaports in the Baltic Basin handled 85.1 million tonnes (+4.1%) including 35.8 million tonnes of dry cargo (+2.5%) and 49.2 million tonnes of liquid bulk cargo (+5.3%). The port of Ust-Luga handled 35.6 million tonnes (+7.9%), Big Port St. Petersburg - 19.7 million tonnes (+1.9%), Primorsk - 18.9 million tonnes (+4.7%), Vysotsk - 6.6 million tonnes (+7.3%). 

    Operators of seaports in the Azov-Black Sea Basin handled 79.3 million tonnes (-10.5%) including 28.7 million tonnes of dry cargo (-27.1%) and 50.5 million tonnes of liquid bulk cargo (+2.9%). The port of Novorossiysk handled 50.5 million tonnes (-3.5%), Tuapse - 7.3 million tonnes (-18.3%), Rostov-on-Don - 4.6 million tonnes (-11.2%), Kavkaz - 4.1 million tonnes (-43.8%), Taman - 5.7 million tonnes (+23.9%), Temryuk - 1.6 million tonnes (+43.5%).

    Operators of seaports in the Caspian Basin handled 2.2 million tonnes (+31.1%) including 0.8 million tonnes of dry cargo (-15.6%) and 1.4 million tonnes of liquid bulk cargo (up 2.0 times).  The port of Makhachkala handled 1.4 million tonnes (up 1.5 times), Astrakhan - 0.7 million tonnes (+4.5%). 

    Operators of seaports in the Far East Basin handled 68.0 million tonnes (+8.1%) including 42.0 million tonnes of dry cargo (+9.4%) and 26.0 million tonnes of liquid bulk cargo (+5.9%). Port Vostochny handled 24.0 million tonnes (+4.9%), Vanino - 11.0 million tonnes (+12.7%), Nakhodka - 8.5 million tonnes (+6.4%), Vladivostok - 7.2 million tonnes (+10.1%), De-Kastri - 4.8 million tonnes (+24.6%), Posiet - 2.6 million tonnes (+11.2%), Prigorodnoye - 5.7 million tonnes (-7.8%). 

    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 August 19

18:41 Andrey Zubarev takes the helm at Sea Port St. Petersburg
18:36 Hapag-Lloyd announces General Rate Increase from East Asia to South America Eastcoast
18:26 Rosterminalugol YTD coal exports volume hits the 15-millionth-tonne mark
18:04 CMA CGM Group to take part in the Asia Fruit Logistica 2019 in Hong Kong
17:36 MPA launches Singapore’s first Maritime Sustainability Reporting Guide
17:04 ACO Marine commissions a series of Clarimar wastewater treatment plants for Jadrolonija
16:35 Suez Canal Container Terminal announces plans to open reefer repair hub to all brands
16:19 Jumbo and GoodFuels partner to take sustainable bio-fuel oil to the offshore support market
16:11 Main phase of Beloomut hydro engineering system rehabilitation project to be completed by the end of 2019, Moscow Canal authority says
15:58 LR awards world’s first digital type approval to HHI
15:32 d’Amico International announces the sale of one of the vessels
15:09 Samsung Heavy to advance smart ship technology in cooperation with equipment producers
14:17 JFD signs strategic partnership with Aquacentrum Den Helder to provide submarine escape training
13:09 Samsung Heavy Industries to win orders for 10 LNG-fueled vessels
12:53 Kraken’s ThunderFish® delivered to DRDC, Canada
12:09 Sinanju signs 2-year time charter agreement with ExxonMobil for LNG-powered “Marine Vicky”
11:18 MODEC announces issuance of project bond for FPSO charter project
11:16 Registration underway for “Import Substitution in Russian Shipbuilding: Ambition and Reality” Roundtable
11:09 Busan Port-Qingdao Port concludes MOU to promote cruise business
10:08 RAN signs two year lease extension with the National Australia Bank for its two Cape Class Patrol Boats
09:43 Brent Crude futures edge up to $ 59,28, WTI – to $ 55,34
09:08 The BPA and the Port of Rotterdam Authority concludes a development agreement to construct and operate the Rotterdam Distribution Center
09:01 Baltic Dry Index rises 2% to 2088 points
08:56 MABUX: Bunker market this morning, Aug 19
08:49 Hapag-Lloyd announces General Rate Increase from East Asia to Latin America

2019 August 18

16:51 USCG responds to ferry aground in Boston Harbor
15:09 NOAA awards $2.7 million in grants for marine debris removal and research
13:02 BAE Systems cuts steel for UK Royal Navy's HMS Cardiff
12:46 Kongsberg Digital simulation and software selected to fast-track R&D at new autonomous ship centre in Korea
11:05 NYK sponsors endangered Sea Turtle Research
10:56 Coast Guard cites passenger vessel for operating illegally, terminates voyage

2019 August 17

14:24 Kinder Morgan announces additional projects to enhance capabilities at Houston Ship Channel Facilities
13:31 Damen Shipyards Cape Town joins Women’s International Shipping & Trading Association
12:28 CMA CGM announces rate restoration for Asia to West Africa trade
11:32 APL informs on voil sailing on Asia-Indian Subcontinent Service in August
10:58 Pre-commissioned USCG's Cutter Midgett makes second cocaine seizure within five days

2019 August 16

18:16 Port of Vyborg volumes in Jan-Jul plummet 29% to 687,700 tons
18:06 Hapag-Lloyd announces rates from East Asia to North Europe and Mediterranean
17:36 Norwegian Encore leaves MEYER WERFT's building dock
17:06 Balltec secures North Sea decommissioning contract from Heerema Marine Contractors Nederland
16:35 Canada Infrastructure Bank signs MoU with the Port of Montreal on Contrecoeur port expansion project
16:05 Vår Energi AS awarded an EPCI contract to Rosenberg Worley AS
16:03 Low-sulphur marine fuel sales by Gazprom Neft in the first half of the year increased by 11% to 121,400 tonnes
15:48 Samsung Heavy to advance smart ship technology in cooperation with equipment producers
15:36 Throughout of oil port Primorsk in Jan-Jul 2019 increased 14% to 35.74 million tonnes
15:14 New mid-year record for container volumes through the Port of Vancouver
15:11 USCG repatriates 25 migrants to the Dominican Republic
14:27 Port of Vysotsk throughput in January-July rose 7% to 11.14 million tonnes
14:10 Austal signs A$126 mln contract to export two Cape Class Patrol Boats
13:14 Seven-month cargo volumes of Port of Ust-Luga increase 10% to 62 million tonnes (update)
13:05 NORDEN signs multiple long-term global contracts
12:05 APM Terminals Poti to implement uninterrupted 24/7 operations
11:39 Port of St. Petersburg seven-month volumes rise 2% to 35 million tonnes (update)
11:05 Steel cutting ceremony for the next AIDA LNG cruise ship at MEYER WERFT
10:48 Tekmar Energy selected for Formosa 1 Phase 2
10:44 Port of Hamburg seaborne cargo throughput up 4.1 percent to 69.4 million tons in H1 2019
09:55 Crude futures prices tend upward again: Brent Crude rises to $ 58,88, WTI – to $ 55,16
09:34 Baltic Dry Index leaps 97pts to 2047 points
09:27 Bunker prices show mixed movements at Port of St. Petersburg
08:41 MABUX: Bunker market this morning, Aug 16