• 2019 May 21 12:25

    Throughput of Port St. Petersburg in Jan-Apr'2019 grew by 2% Y-o-Y to 19.67 million tonnes

    In January-April 2019, the Port of St. Petersburg handled 19.67 million tonnes of cargo (+2%, year-on-year). According to the port authority, transshipment of oil products increased by 5% to 2.93 million tonnes, dry bulk cargo – declined by 1% to 2.71 million tonnes, general cargo – down 11% to 4.13 million tonnes, transshipment of Ro-Ro cargo – down 5% to 419,000 tonnes. In the reporting period, transshipment of dry loose cargo surged by 59% to 156,100 tonnes including 127,600 tonnes of timber (+39%).

    The port’s container throughput increased by 9% to 766,627 TEUs.

    In 2018, the port handled 59.32 mln t of cargo, its container throughput was 2.7 mln TEUs.

    Port

    Type of cargo

    Throughput thou t, 2017

    Throughput thou t, 2018

    Throughput thou t, 2019

    2019 vs 2018

    Port of Saint-Petersburg

    16,711.6

    19,311.7

    19,676.2

    102%

     

    DRY BULK CARGO including:

    2,641.6

    2,754.3

    2,713.4

    99%

     

    Ore

    212.5

    206.8

    213.5

    103%

     

    Coal, coke

    8.3

    67.2

    120.0

    178%

     

    Mineral fertilizers

    2,420.8

    2,480.2

    2,371.1

    96%

     

    Other

    0.0

    0.0

    8.9

    growth

     

    DRY LOOSE CARGO including:

    124.2

    98.3

    156.1

    159%

     

    Grain

    114.8

    84.5

    137.7

    163%

     

    Other

    9.4

    13.8

    18.4

    134%

     

    TIMBER

    66.8

    91.9

    127.6

    139%

     

    GENERAL CARGO including:

    3,948.5

    4,633.8

    4,139.8

    89%

     

    Ferrous metal

    2,045.1

    2,312.1

    1,788.8

    77%

     

    Non-ferrous metal

    500.2

    459.8

    498.4

    108%

     

    Metal scrap

    282.3

    547.6

    428.0

    78%

     

    Packaged

    210.2

    360.3

    535.9

    149%

     

    Reefer

    502.0

    439.2

    397.8

    91%

     

    including fish

    97.1

    122.6

    91.5

    75%

     

    Other

    408.6

    514.8

    490.9

    95%

     

    CONTAINERS

    7,416.9

    8,495.5

    9,151.6

    108%

     

    Total teus

    628,821

    701,819

    766,627

    109%

     

    including refrigerated containers:

    85,163

    106,368

    97,399

    92%

     

    CARGO CARRIED by FERRIES

    74.6

    0.8

    28.8

    growth

     

    RO-RO

    297.9

    442.8

    419.0

    95%

     

    LIQUID BULK CARGO including:

    2,141.0

    2,794.3

    2,939.9

    105%

     

    Oil products

    2,141.0

    2,794.3

    2,939.9





2019 September 20

18:41 Vostochny Port joins Coordinating Council on Trans-Siberian Transportation as its permanent member
18:22 IAA PortNews offers photo release from 'Development of Icebreaking and Support Fleet' conference held on NEVA 2019 zero-day
18:05 Global Ship Lease announces new five-year $268 mln credit facility for debt refinancing
17:24 Vostochny Port’s harbour services fleet presented at dedicated conference in Saint-Petersburg
17:05 F. A. Vinnen places entire fleet with Verifavia Shipping & Rina for IHM services
16:50 Helsinki Shipyard (Finland) to build two liners for polar cruises
16:35 COSCO SHIPPING Ports announces disposal of interest in various port assets and possible disposal of Taicang Terminal and Jiangsu Petrochemical Terminal
16:21 ABB presents electric power and propulsion solutions for icebreaking vessels at NEVA 2019
16:05 Port of Los Angeles protects overall clean air gains
15:19 Port of Riga rapidly increases volume of handled wood pellets
14:53 South Korean port to slash passenger vessel emissions with ABB shore power
14:15 Krasnoye Sormovo launches Pola Pelagia, dry cargo carrier of Project RSD59З, for Pola Rise
13:30 Damen Shipyards Group is ready to ensure construction of electric water buses for rivers and canals of Saint-Petersburg and Russia
13:12 MSC Cruises and Fincantieri unveil further details of MSC Seashore at coin ceremony
12:24 Victor Olersky sees promising future of electric river passenger ships in Saint-Petersburg and in Russia
12:09 Algoma Central Corporation announces agreement to acquire Croatian-built vessel
11:28 Specifications for 0.50% sulphur fuels and the PAS from ISO: IBIA explains
11:09 GTT obtains Approval in Principle from Bureau Veritas for the Mark III Flex technology on ice-breaking LNG carriers
10:52 IBIA and S&P Global Platts collaborate to help shipping industry comply with IMO 2020
10:31 Workshop for training on emergency response, preparation and planning held in Manila
10:09 Van Oord and Shell test the use of biofuel on trailing suction hopper dredger HAM 316
09:50 State Duma ratifies Convention on the Legal Status of the Caspian Sea
09:33 Brent Crude futures price is up 0.20% to $63.73, Light Sweet Crude – up 0.98% to $58.7
09:25 Lloyd’s Register, China Merchants, GTT, CNOOC, DSIC form jv to design LNG-fuelled VLCC
09:17 Baltic Dry Index is down to 2,192 points
08:58 MABUX: Bunker Market this morning, Sept 20

2019 September 19

18:04 Bibby Marine Services takes the next step to optimize walk-to-work operations
17:56 Marinet approves Poseidon maritime cyber security project
17:37 American Ethane reveals plans to order 17 VLECs
17:34 Wärtsilä’s Board of Directors decided on the distribution of the second dividend instalment
17:22 Marinet approves T2OT project for high accuracy positioning of seagoing vessels
17:04 VARD secures advanced stern trawler contract with Luntos
16:50 Average wholesale prices for М-100 HFO down to RUB 14,328 in RF spot market
16:34 Zeebrugge port authority invests in new 1,071 meter quay wall
16:04 RINA to classify Swedish Maritime Administration fleet
15:53 Marinet set to establish exports support center in Finland in 2020
15:34 MacGregor secures orders worth more than EUR 20 million for projects in Europe and Asia
15:05 Wärtsilä foresees a lower result for 2019
14:31 North Pole ice-resistant platform presented by Admiralteiskie Verfi at NEVA 2019
14:09 ABS announces LNG Cargo Ready notation for ethane carriers at Gastech 2019
13:46 Hyundai Heavy Industries receives AIP for new LPG carrier design
13:03 Bunker prices go up at the Far East ports of Russia (graph)
12:40 ABS and AEC сollaborate on newbuild VLEC fleet
12:17 Murmansk Sea Fishing Port handled 171,200 tonnes of cargo in 8M’2019, down 28.5% Y-o-Y
11:58 PortNews-TV offers video on naming ceremony for PortNews tanker
11:36 International symposium on Anthropogenic Underwater Noise held in Hamburg on 10 September
11:09 LR awards DSME AiP for 98,000 m3 VLEC design with High MnA steel tank
10:42 Ships of RF Navy’s Caspian flotilla take part in Tsentr 2019 maneuvers
10:09 Singapore and Panama ink MoU to strengthen maritime relations
09:51 Brent Crude futures price is up 0.20% to $63.73, Light Sweet Crude – up 0.33% to $58.23
09:49 MABUX: Bunker market this morning, Sept 19
09:33 Baltic Dry Index is down to 2,266 points
09:18 ABS grants AIP for two next generation gas carrier designs

2019 September 18

18:26 SGRE confirmed member of the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices in 2019
18:03 MOL repays existing loans through issuance of project bond for FPSO charter project
17:48 Russia’s Rosmorrechflot and Ministry of Industry and Trade develop preferential leasing programme
17:30 Vympel DB develops concept design for Arctic cruise ship
17:22 Metal Shark delivers new foil-assisted catamaran excursion vessel to Pure Florida
17:11 US Coast Guard shifts response efforts in Bahamas
17:03 ECSA considers the European State Aid Guidelines for maritime transport highly successful and key to maintaining a strong European shipping sector