• 2019 September 12 10:55

    Throughput of Port St. Petersburg in 8M'2019 climbed by 2% Y-o-Y to 40.17 million tonnes

    In January-August 2019, the Port of St. Petersburg handled 40.17 million tonnes of cargo (+2%, year-on-year). According to the port authority, transshipment of oil products grew by 8% to 6.50 million tonnes, dry bulk cargo – climbed by 4% to 5.80 million tonnes, general cargo – down 10% to 8.15 million tonnes, transshipment of Ro-Ro cargo – down 11% to 844,800 tonnes, loose cargo - up 19% to 241,600 tonnes including 280,800 tonnes of timber (+30%).

    The port’s container throughput increased by 5% to 1,506,849 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

    35,261.7

    39,398.8

    40,171.8

    102%

     

    DRY BULK CARGO including:

    5,657.2

    5,600.1

    5,800.7

    104%

     

    Ore

    421.3

    515.3

    506.0

    98%

     

    Coal, coke

    8.3

    204.4

    154.3

    75%

     

    Mineral fertilizers

    5,225.7

    4,878.0

    5,101.9

    105%

     

    Other

    1.9

    2.4

    38.5

    up

     

    DRY LOOSE CARGO including:

    237.4

    202.6

    241.6

    119%

     

    Grain

    223.9

    169.5

    209.3

    123%

     

    Other

    13.5

    33.2

    32.4

    98%

     

    TIMBER

    140.7

    216.8

    280.8

    130%

     

    GENERAL CARGO including:

    8,417.9

    9,066.2

    8,159.6

    90%

     

    Ferrous metal

    3,957.3

    4,156.7

    3,411.6

    82%

     

    Non-ferrous metal

    1,007.7

    941.4

    933.5

    99%

     

    Metal scrap

    980.3

    1,218.7

    1,081.0

    89%

     

    Packaged

    571.2

    874.4

    1,050.9

    120%

     

    Reefer

    1,030.9

    835.0

    791.6

    95%

     

    Including fish

    212.5

    207.7

    192.0

    92%

     

    Other

    870.4

    1,039.9

    891.0

    86%

     

    CONTAINERS

    15,085.7

    17,323.8

    18,314.8

    106%

     

    Total teus

    1,278,447

    1,436,830

    1,506,849

    105%

     

    Including refrigerated containers:

    157,234

    185,799

    181,840

    98%

     

    CARGO CARRIED by FERRIES

    79.0

    1.3

    28.5

    up

     

    RO-RO

    782.0

    949.9

    844.8

    89%

     

    LIQUID BULK CARGO including:

    4,862.1

    6,038.0

    6,501.0

    108%

     

    Oil products

    4,862.1

    6,038.0

    6,501.0





2019 September 16

18:04 Ports draw $5B investment, 12K jobs to Georgia
17:59 GOGL increases investment in Singapore Marine
17:50 Pella launched first serial trawler of Project 03095, Castor
17:25 Tenders on pilot projects for stevedoring company concessions in Olvia and Kherson ports officially announced
17:04 Vestdavit equips Norwegian Coast Guard’s next generation for Polar boat launch and recovery
16:29 USCG halts 2 illegal charters near Miami, Fort Lauderdale
16:04 Royal Caribbean to welcome first Quantum Ultra Class ship to North America
15:27 Boluda Towage Spain manoeuvres world’s largest container ship in port of Algeciras
15:04 Cargill and Maersk Tankers join forces in the Medium Range segment
14:10 Zvezda shipyard hosts keel-laying ceremony for third Aframax tanker for Rosnefteflot
13:39 Jotun transforms turnaround times for storage tanks with a new TankFast solution
13:16 North Sea Port starts testing more reliable lockage planning for scheduled services in the Terneuzen lock
12:42 Meyer Turku is moving the delivery of Costa Smeralda to November
12:18 AEC welcomes Guggenheim Partners Investment Management as Arctic Partner
11:55 Professional emergency response team of Kontur SPb LLC recommended to be certified for emergency response to oil spills
11:21 Workshop on ISPS Code for Designated Authority and Port Facility Security Officers held in Ghana
10:53 IMO continues work to promote ratification of international treaty covering wreck removal
10:29 GESAMP celebrates fifty years of service in ocean science
10:04 Busan Port Authority and Adani Ports & SEZ conclude MOU
09:50 Brent Crude futures price is up 9.96% to $66.22, Light Sweet Crude – up 8.61% to $59.52
09:32 Gazprom supports 3rd Conference “LNG Fleet and LNG Bunkering in Russia” as its General Sponsor
09:17 Baltic Dry Index is down to 2,312 points
09:08 Nyborg becomes 30th port to join the Cruise Baltic network
08:44 ECSA, INTERFERRY, EUDA and CLIA Europe welcome report on the evaluation of the Energy Taxation Directive
08:35 MABUX: Bunker Market this morning, Sept 16
08:00 Live webcast of NEVA 2019 zero-day conference begins at 10 am, September 16, on PortNews website

2019 September 15

15:47 M/V "SARA” refused access to the Paris MoU region
14:26 USCG assisted capsized USFSP sail students in St. Petersburg, Florida
12:02 World’s largest wind turbine blade test stand built by Siemens Gamesa
11:21 IMCA to introduce CPD scheme for diving supervisors
10:51 L3Harris Technologies delivers new advanced autonomous vehicle capability to UK’s Defence Science and Technology Laboratory

2019 September 14

15:29 Coast Guard reopens Houston Ship Channel after protest demonstration
13:39 Crondall Energy partners with Pharis Energy on innovative Pilot Field development
12:08 Prysmian's new cable-laying vessel Leonardo da Vinci scheduled for delivery in 2Q 2021
10:32 Woodside invests in emerging technology for seismic data acquisition

2019 September 13

18:06 Sture terminal situation normalised
17:47 Malaysia encourages gender diversity in the maritime industry
17:24 Multipurpose ship of Project MPSV12, Kalas, successfully completed sea trials
17:06 Frontline extends expiry date of first option for two Trafigura Suezmax tankers
16:30 ABP to welcome Royal Navy’s HMS Grimsby into Port of Grimsby
16:25 Wärtsilä Aquarius UV Ballast Water Management System chosen for retrofitting to four Korean vessels
16:05 Multi Modal Rail B.V. (MMR) launches rail service between Rotterdam and Ottmarsheim, France
15:48 ABP and WISTA UK host 'Women in Maritime' reception during LISW
15:09 Shearwater GeoServices awarded large South America survey
14:26 ABB enables emissions-free port stay in Marseille for Corsica Linea ferries
14:09 Start of the project “Dredging the Nieuwe Diep – Port of Den Helder”
13:45 First ever ABB electric propulsion to be installed on board a bulk carrier
13:20 Port of Oakland opens peak season with cargo volume growth
12:47 Throughput of port Kavkaz in 8M’2019 fell by 30% Y-o-Y to 22.35 million tonnes
12:09 MOL starts demonstration test of vessel image recognition system using AI technology on Nippon Maru
11:28 RS introduces new requirements into Part I of Rules for Classification and Construction of Sea-Going Ships
11:09 Rolls-Royce achieves 50th MT30 production milestone
10:42 In August, Klaipėda LNG Terminal regasified 1.4 times more gas than was consumed in the entire country
10:09 Port of Long Beach cargo volumes hit 663,992 TEUs in August 2019
10:04 Port Napier, NZ, places order for Damen ATD Tug 2412
09:51 Bunker market sees mixed price movements at the port of Saint-Petersburg, Russia (graph)
09:34 Brent Crude futures price is down 0.28% to $60.21, Light Sweet Crude – down 0.24% to $54.96
09:16 Baltic Dry Index is down to 2,331 points
09:10 Antwerp and Rotterdam Port Authorities ask new European Commission and Parliament to focus on the economic significance of ports
09:03 MABUX: Bunker market this morning, Sept 13