V.F. Tanker Ltd. (part of UCL Holding) has been announced the winner in the Industry Leader competition held by the Federal Agency for Maritime and River Transport in the nominated category “Best Shipping Company” among Russian cargo carriers engaged in overseas transportation of liquid bulk cargoes.
In 2016 JSC “Container terminal Saint-Petersburg” (CTSP, member of UCL Holding) invested approximately 1,5 billion rubles into the terminal development program. The company increased funding 2,3 times (compared to 2015) to purchase the new handling equipment and finance the port infrastructure.
Yearly throughput of JSC «Container terminal Saint-Petersburg» hit a record high of 557 800 TEU in 2016 (40% increase versus 2015).
During the year of 2016 the volume of shipments undertaken by vessels of North-Western Shipping Company equaled to 5.7 million tons, which is 18% higher than the volume during the corresponding period last year.
Vessels of the Volga Shipping Company delivered 5.2 mln tons of cargos in 2016, by 7% less than the previous year. The cargo turnover made 5.3 billion tkm, equal to the last year level.
In the year of 2016 the volume of grain cargo shipping under the contracts of North-Western Shipping Company with subsequent transfer to marine vessels (lightering) equaled to 1.12 million tons which exceeded the corresponding result in 2015 by 35%.
The total volume of the cargo carried by V.F. Tanker during the navigation period of the year 2016 — from April till November — has made 2.9 mln ton. Of them 2.5 mln ton (21% growth as compared to the 2015 figure for the same period) were delivered by the inland waterways of the Russian Unified Deep Water System.
JSC «Sea Port of Saint-Petersburg» is glad to announce the launch of container services. The portfolio of SPSP’s services is now strengthened by handling/processing/storage of containerized cargoes, as well as their receipt/shipment from/by sea-, river-, railway- and road transportation vehicles.