Posts Tagged ‘Russia’

AllAboutShipping’s top 25 Exhibitions for 2018

AllAboutShipping’s top 25 Exhibitions for 2018
… and it’s a blue carpet! Following the first two special surveys on the Top 100 individual in Shipping as well as on the Top 25 Companies we move now to the Exhibitions. Thee were over 500 that come to our attention and our teams and appointees managed to participate to nearly 100 (one hundred)…...
February 18th, 2019 | Awards, Exhibitions, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

Box traffic at Container Terminal St.Petersburg in 2018 rose 12%

Box traffic at Container Terminal St.Petersburg in 2018 rose 12%
.. CONTAINER THROUGHPUT OF CTSP IN 2018 GREW BY 12%  In 2018, Container Terminal Saint-Petersburg CJSC (CTSP, member of UCL Holding) handled 722,000 TEUs, 12% more than in 2017. In the reporting period, exports totaled 373,600 TEUs, a 5-percent gain on 2017 figures. Imports grew by 21% y-o-y to 348,500...
February 11th, 2019 | Containers, Ports & Terminals, Reports, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Implementation of Taganrog Sea Commercial Port’s development programme in 2018

Implementation of Taganrog Sea Commercial Port’s development programme in 2018
.. In 2018, Taganrog Sea Commercial Port JSC (TagSCP, a company of UCL Holding) invested USD 4.5 million into the port infrastructure development programme, which is 2.3 times as much as in the same period of 2017. As a part of its technical upgrading, TagSCP invested in renewal and expansion of its...
February 6th, 2019 | Company Profiles, Construction, Ports & Terminals | Read More

The cost of fleet construction

The cost of fleet construction
.. The cost of fleet construction by Vitaly Chernov In 2018, allocations for state measures supporting construction of new fleet in Russia exceeded RUB 2 billion, which allowed private customers have more than a hundred of different vessels built by domestic shipyards. Many ships were laid down under...
January 28th, 2019 | Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

The BDI@1,055: crashing-out?

The BDI@1,055: crashing-out?
John FaraclasBDI, BREXIT, Greece The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) lost 41 points earlier on today; Mrs. May survives a no confidence vote despite losing last night’s BREXIT vote with an unprecedented 432 – 202, a loss by 230… a disaster though turned to a success tonight with 325 vs 306 votes! Greek...
January 16th, 2019 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, Reports, Shipping Indices, Stock Markets, Tankers | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
05-Jan-2019 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 6-19 JANUARY 2019 Worldwide World Holidays: 6-19 January 2019 Saturday, January 5, 2019, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 1 Jan (Tue)-8 Jan (Tue) – New Year Holidays (Russia) 6 Jan (Sun) – Epiphany 7 Jan (Mon) –...
January 5th, 2019 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Religion | Read More

LNG carrier Pskov completes first open water STS transfer for Yamal LNG

LNG carrier Pskov completes first open water STS transfer for Yamal LNG
From the STS operation with the Pskov (at the front)  and Vladimir Rusanov On 24 November 2018, the LNG carrier Pskov successfully completed the first LNG ship-to-ship transfer operation for the Yamal LNG Project. Pskov loaded some 170,000 cubic meters of liquefied gas, which was delivered from...
November 26th, 2018 | Arctic Shipping, LNG | Read More

Taganrog Sea Commercial Port injects US$4.3 million in its infrastructure development

Taganrog Sea Commercial Port injects US$4.3 million in its infrastructure development
In January – September of 2018, Taganrog Sea Commercial Port JSC (TagSCP, part of UCL Holding) invested USD 4.3 million in the port infrastructure development programme, which is 2.5 times as much as in the same period a year earlier.   The bulk of the company’s money was spent on upgrading and...
November 9th, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
03-Nov-2018 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 4-17 NOVEMBER 2018 Worldwide World Holidays: 4-17 November 2018 Saturday, November 3, 2018, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 4 Nov (Sun) – Russian Day of Unity 6 Nov (Tue)-8 Nov (Thu) – Divali/Deepavali 11 Nov (Sun)...
November 3rd, 2018 | Anniversaries, Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Tuapse Port Volumes

Tuapse Port Volumes
A view of the Port of Tuapse Tuapse Sea Commercial Port nine-month cargo volumes totaled 9.4 million tonnes Cargo traffic at Tuapse Sea Commercial Port (TSCP Group, part of UCL Holding) in January-September 2018 fell 10.9% year-on-year to 9.4 million tonnes showing different trends in dry cargo and...
November 1st, 2018 | News, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Reports | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
27-Oct-2018 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 28 OCTOBER-10 NOVEMBER 2018 Worldwide World Holidays: 28 October-10 November 2018 Saturday, October 27, 2018, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 28 Oct (Sun) – Greek Public Holiday 28-29 Oct (Sun-Mon) – Turkish Republic...
October 27th, 2018 | Anniversaries, Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Religion | Read More

Throughput of Taganrog Sea Commercial Port JSC in 9M’2018 totaled 925,000 tonnes

Throughput of Taganrog Sea Commercial Port JSC in 9M’2018 totaled 925,000 tonnes
.. In the nine-months period of 2018, Taganrog Sea Commercial Port JSC (TagSCP, part of UCL Holding) handled 925,000 tonnes of cargo, down 17%, year-on-year. The fall should be attributed to business decline in foreign trade markets dealing with the port’s key types of cargo, coal and metal, and to...
October 25th, 2018 | Ports & Terminals | Read More

UCL Holding stevedoring division’s nine-month throughput remains flat, at 27.2 million tonnes

UCL Holding stevedoring division’s nine-month throughput remains flat, at 27.2 million tonnes
.. In January-September 2018, companies of UCL Port, a stevedoring division of UCL Holding, handled 27.2 million tonnes of cargo, which is similar to the results of the nine-month period of 2017.  In the reporting period dry cargo volume grew by 4.2% to 23.4 million tonnes. Handling of oil cargo...
October 24th, 2018 | Markets, Ports & Terminals, Statistics, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Combi Lift completes first project phase well ahead of schedule

Combi Lift completes first project phase well ahead of schedule
Gazprom Amur GPP Project – transshipment in De-Kastri German heavy lift expert Combi Lift has successfully completed the first phase of the Gazprom Amur Gas Processing Plant Project in Russia. The last cargo was delivered to Svobodny one month before the last contractual delivery date. Thanks to detailed...
September 25th, 2018 | Logistics, News | Read More

Marine autonomous and robotic systems developers roll out their latest projects at Marinet Conference in Hamburg

Marine autonomous and robotic systems developers roll out their latest projects at Marinet Conference in Hamburg
l to r: Aleksey Dobrodeev, Alexander Troitsky and Alex Denskoy Russian companies have presented their projects on design and manufacturing of maritime robotics at the Marinet Conference organized in partnership with PortNews Media Group held in Hamburg as part of SMM 2018, September 5. Aleksey Donskoy,...
September 7th, 2018 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Russia unveils a number of unmanned shipping test projects and implementation of proper regulation

Russia unveils a number of unmanned shipping test projects and implementation of proper regulation
From MARINET’s conference The Marinet Conference on the most promising maritime high technologies held at SMM 2018, Hamburg on 5 September 2018 gathered representatives of international companies and scientific centres.  The Conference programme included panel discussions on digital navigation...
September 6th, 2018 | Communication, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

PortNews launches voting on issues to be addressed at SMM’s Marinet Conference in Hamburg, Sept 5

PortNews launches voting on issues to be addressed at SMM’s Marinet Conference in Hamburg, Sept 5
. Don’t miss out on SMM”s Marinet Conference expet discussions Russia based Industry Association MARINET has initiated the first-ever open discussion of the most sensitive hi-tech maritime issues covering military and civil technologies and innovations. An internet voting (in English) on...
September 4th, 2018 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Military, Technology | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

03-Sep-2018 TUGBOAT ENGINE FAILURE AT BOSPHORUS STRAIT Bosphorus Strait, Turkey FUEL OIL LEAKAGE AT ALIAGA NEMRUT BAY Aliaga Nemrut Bay, Turkey CHANGES IN TAMAN PORT TARIFFS Taman, Russia Τugboat engine failure at Bosphorus Strait Monday, September 3, 2018, Bosphorus Strait, Turkey A small tugboat,...
September 3rd, 2018 | Canals, Environment, Oil Spill, Pollution, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Clean Arctic Alliance welcomes Russian-Finnish statement on Cleaner Arctic Shipping Fuel

Clean Arctic Alliance welcomes Russian-Finnish statement on Cleaner Arctic Shipping Fuel
.. Moscow, 24 August 2018:- The Clean Arctic Alliance welcomes the joint statement by  Russian President Vladimir Putin and Finnish President Sauli Niinisto on the need to move to cleaner ships’ fuels such as LNG in the Arctic. Speaking on behalf of the Clean Arctic Alliance, Alexey Knizhnikov...
August 24th, 2018 | Arctic Shipping, Climate, Emissions, Environment, Oceanology, Pollution | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, August 10, 2018)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, August 10, 2018)
HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Global equity markets pulled back on Friday as turmoil in major emerging markets (the plunging Turkish lira, Sino-US trade conflict as well as US sanctions on Russia for election meddling) continued to dampen sentiment. In FX markets,...
August 10th, 2018 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Sanctions, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Alexey Khaydukov elected President of PAO Novoship

Alexey Khaydukov elected President of PAO Novoship
Alexey Khaydukov President Novoship The Board of Directors of PAO Novoship has elected Alexey Khaydukov as the company’s new President. Igor Tonkovidov, Chairman of the Board of Directors of PAO Novoship, introduced the new President to the company’s management team on 8 August, in Novorossiysk. Novoship’s...
August 9th, 2018 | Company Profiles, News, Person Profiles, Shipmanagement | Read More

Tuapse Commercial Sea Port H1 performance results

Tuapse Commercial Sea Port H1 performance results
A view of the Port of Tuapse TSCP Group’s H1’2018 volumes totaled 6.8 million tonnes Cargo throughput at Tuapse Sea Commercial Port (TSCP Group, part of UCL Holding) in the first six months of 2018 fell 10.7% to 6.8 million tonnes. The decrease should be attributed to a 29.4-percent decline year-on-year...
July 31st, 2018 | Company Profiles, Logistics, Ports & Terminals, Reports | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
19-Jul-2018 MARINE SITE INVESTIGATION AT YI O, LANTAU ISLAND Hong Kong DREDGING OFF PCS TERMINAL BERTH NO.6 Singapore END OF COMPULSORY ICEBREAKER ASSISTANCE PERIOD Sabetta, Russia Marine site investigation at Yi O, Lantau Island Thursday, July 19, 2018, Hong Kong With immediate effect and for a period...
July 19th, 2018 | Port Conditions, Weather | Read More

Dry Market Volatility and Geopolitics Mayhem

Dry Market Volatility and Geopolitics Mayhem
John Faraclas The BDI (Dry Baltic Index) despite gaining 31 points since yesterday , looks volatile and vulnerable; geopolitics might redraw European and World order. John Faraclas’ midweek recap: The BDI now stands at 1,586 points thanks to the Panamaxes’ maintained low-level surge – 64 points...
July 11th, 2018 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, European Union, Markets, News, Politics and Government, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

A Twenty-five Year Partnership in Safeguarding Russian Freight

A Twenty-five Year Partnership in Safeguarding Russian Freight
TT-Club-50th-Anniversary-Dinner-in-Moscow TT Club and its partner in Russia, the CIS countries and Baltics, Panditrans celebrate both TT Club’s 50thanniversary and their twenty-five year partnership in providing a unique insurance and risk management service to the freight industry.  TT Club insureds,...
July 10th, 2018 | Anniversaries, Events, Insurance and Reinsurance, Marine Insurance | Read More