• 2019 July 12 17:26

    Throughput of Russian seaports in 6M'2019 grew by 2.8% to 409.0 million tonnes of cargo (detalization)

    In January-June 2019, seaports of Russia handled 409.0 million tonnes of cargo (up 2.8%, year-on-year), says press center of the Association of Commercial Sea Ports.

    Transshipment of dry cargo totaled 179.7 million tonnes (-4.8%) including 70.5 million tonnes of coal (+10.8%), 12.2 million tonnes of grain (-46.9%), 28.0 million tonnes of containerized cargo (+6.5%), 14.0 million tonnes of ferrous metal (-9.8%), 8.9 million tonnes of mineral fertilizers (-3.3%), 3.9 million tonnes of ore (+10.0%) and 2.6 million tonnes of timber (-6.6%).

    Transshipment of liquid bulk cargo totaled 229.3 million tonnes (+9.7%) including 138.2 million tonnes of crude oil (+12.1%), 71.4 million tonnes of oil products (-1.6%) and 16.5 million tonnes of liquefied gas (up 1.6 times). 

    In the reporting period, exports totaled 320.6 million tonnes (+5.0%), imports - 18.7 million tonnes (+3.2%), transit - 32.3 million tonnes (+1.3%), short-sea traffic 37.4 million tonnes (-11.5%).

    Operators of seaports in the Arctic Basin handled 51.7 million tonnes, up 25.1%, year-on-year, including 14.9 million tonnes of dry bulk cargo (+5.5%) and 36.7 million tonnes of liquid bulk cargo (+35.3%). The port of Murmansk handled 30.9 million tonnes (+7.1%), Sabetta - 13.8 million tonnes (up 2.2 times), Varandei - 3.6 million tonnes (+11.5%), Arkhangelsk - 1.3 million tonnes (-5.8%).

    Operators of seaports in the Baltic Basin handled 130.0 million tonnes (+6.1%) including 55.5 million tonnes of dry bulk cargo (+2.6%) and 74.5 million tonnes of liquid bulk cargo (+8.8%). The port of Ust-Luga handled 54.3 million tonnes (+10.6%), Big Port St. Petersburg - 30.1 million tonnes (+1.2%), Primorsk - 29.8 million tonnes (+11.5%), Vysotsk - 9.4 million tonnes (+4.8%). 

    Operators of seaports in the Azov-Don Basin handled 118.9 million tonnes (-10.8%) including 41.6 million tonnes of dry bulk cargo (-28.3%) and 77.3 million tonnes of liquid bulk cargo (+2.3%). The port of Novorossiysk handled 75.0 million tonnes (-3.6%), Tuapse - 11.3 million tonnes (-15.0%), Rostov-on-Don - 6.9 million tonnes (-10.8%), Kavkaz - 8.0 million tonnes (-39.3%), Taman - 7.5 million tonnes (+22.2%), Temryuk - 2.4 million tonnes (+36.8%).

    Operators of seaports in the Caspian Basin handled 3.5 million tonnes грузов (+44.1%) including 2.2 million tonnes of liquid bulk cargo (up 2.1 times) and 1.3 million tonnes of dry bulk cargo (-7.65%). The port of Makhachkala handled 2.2 million tonnes (up 1.7 times), Astrakhan - 1.1 million tonnes (+10.9%). 

    Operators of seaports in the Far East Basin handled  104.9 million tonnes (+6.8%) including 66.4 million tonnes of dry bulk cargo (+8.6%) and 38.5 million tonnes of liquid bulk cargo (+3.9%). Vostochny port handled 36.8 million tonnes (+6.4%), Vanino - 16.2 million tonnes (+9.0%), Nakhodka - 13.1 million tonnes (+6.5%), Vladivostok - 10.8 million tonnes (+8.8%), De-Kastri - 6.9 million tonnes (+19.5%), Posiet - 3.9 million tonnes (+5.5%), Prigorodnoye - 8.0 million tonnes (-13.6%). 

    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 July 22

18:06 Dorset’s Intermarine UK lands steel fabrication deal to increase capacity at Portland Port
17:58 Port of Zeebrugge volumes grow by 12.5 % in first semester of 2019
17:48 MS VASCO DA GAMA welcomed at Ostseekai for maiden call
17:19 Port of Kiel welcomed cruise ship “Marella Explorer”
16:55 ‘A British first’ cruise call for Port of Southampton
16:29 Damen to prepare Stad Amsterdam for ‘green ambassador’ role
15:47 Akademik Pashin tanker arrived at the port of Murmansk
15:14 Container throughput of port Hong Kong (China) down 8.1% to 9.06 million TEUs in Jan-June’2019
14:51 Port of Singapore throughput in Jan-June’2019 climbed by 0.6% to 315.17 million tonnes
14:28 JAXPORT sets container and auto records through first three quarters of fiscal year 2019
13:53 Throughput of port Helsinki (Finland) in Jan-June’19 fell by 6.1% to 7.14 million tonnes (table)
13:29 Bunker sales at the port of Singapore in Jan-June’2019 fell by 6.5% Y-o-Y to 23.7 million tonnes
12:56 Average wholesale prices for М-100 HFO up to RUB 17,248 in RF spot market
12:32 London to host 19th Vessel Efficiency & Fuel Management Summit on November 27-28
12:10 Turbine assembly begins for the WindFloat Atlantic project
11:55 Hamburg to host ACI’s Digitalisation in Shipping: Europe 2019 on October 9-10
11:24 NOVATEK closes Arctic LNG 2 transaction
11:10 APM Terminals Maasvlakte II increases rail service to major inland logistics hub
11:04 Seadrill secures contract for the West Polaris in Southern Asia
10:30 ASCO ships continue working on Absheron gas condensate field
10:08 Port of Oakland freight hauler testing two more electric big rigs
09:55 International Finance Corporation visited NIBULON’s facilities
09:36 Brent Crude futures price is up 1.63% to $63.48, Light Sweet Crude – up 1.08% to $56.23
09:32 MABUX: Bunker market this morning, July 22
09:19 Baltic Dry Index is up to 2,170 points
09:07 CMA CGM announces FAK rates from Asia to the Middle East Gulf
08:00 SCANEX Group offers video presentation of geoinformation services for maritime industry
07:42 Parkwind and Jan De Nul start works for the 219 MW offshore wind farm off the Belgian coast

2019 July 21

16:31 USCG begins investigation into three tugboats sinking
15:18 Tolent kicks off construction of Triton Knoll’s new base on Grimsby’s Royal Dock
14:48 ONE launches new direct service between South East India, Mediterranean, and North Europe
14:37 Major milestone met on Moray East Offshore Windfarm project
13:04 Odfjell SE sells its ownership share of terminal in Jiangyin, China
12:32 Quark Expeditions debuts new livery and interior design for Ultramarine
11:02 NYK selected for FTSE4Good Index for 17th straight year and FTSE Blossom Japan Index for 3rd consecutive year

2019 July 20

15:47 FortisBC secures first export contract for Tilbury LNG facility
13:42 AIDA Cruises plans practical trial of fuel cells abord one of its ships as early as 2021
12:51 Ports of Long Beach, Los Angeles host Clean Truck Program Rate Workshop
11:37 USCG responds to oil slick near Port Aransas, Texas
10:56 Wallem introduces cloud-based software for simpler workflows

2019 July 19

18:10 NYK holds fleet safety promotion conferences for shipowners and ship-management companies
18:04 Incat Tasmania exports new 111 metre ferry to Spain
17:49 World's largest air-cushioned landing craft takes part in Navy Day parade rehearsal in Baltiysk
17:25 Caspian Flotilla ship crews prepare for Naval Parade
17:03 FortisBC secures first export contract for Tilbury LNG facility
16:22 Project documentation for construction of Nizhny Novgorod hydroengineering facility completed - Victor Vovk
16:03 CMA CGM announces GRR from Asia to East and South Africa
15:50 East Mining Company to invest RUB 11.5 billion in development of its coal project in Sakhalin
15:33 Moby names Damen ASD Tug 2813 Vincenzino O. in Cagliari
15:12 Cargotec posts financial report for January–June 2019
14:47 Blagoveshchensk shipyard completed state trials of hydrographic survey vessel of Project 19910
14:33 NYK recognized for implementation of advanced navigation support tool
14:12 Global Ship Lease announces new charter agreement
13:51 150 graduates of Moscow State Water Transport Academy awarded with diplomas
13:30 RF Government includes NOVATEK’s LNG terminal project into area planning scheme
13:12 Port of Long Beach releases draft Master Plan update
13:07 Epic Gas Ltd. completes acquisition of two vessels of four LPG carriers
12:24 USCG finds federal fisheries violations aboard 5 recreational fishing vessels
12:11 IMO Council condemns tanker attacks in Strait of Hormuz and Sea of Oman
11:31 Naval Group reports order intake growth in H1 to 3.9bn euro