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Chornomorsk

Port of Chornomorsk, or Sea Port of Chornomorsk (Ukrainian: Морський порт Чорноморськ, Morskyi port Chornomorsk) is a port in the city of Chornomorsk, Ukraine. It is located on the north-western shore of Black Sea at Sukhyi Estuary, to the south-west from Odessa. Previously known as Illichivsk.

Russian invasion in Ukraine has only just begun – what is the future for the Ukraine’s ports and transport infrastructure after the war?

Odessa, Ukraine (Ports Europe) February 28 – Five days after the start of Russian invasion in Ukraine, it seems that the Azov Sea will most likely become a...

Grain traders suspend Ukrainian port operations

Vienna, Austria (Ports Europe) February 25, 2022 – Agricultural trading companies Archer Daniel Midlands (ADM) and Bunge have both suspended operations...

UPDATE – Ukraine can’t use its Black and Azov Sea ports after Russian invasion; Commodities’ export affected

Mariupol, Ukraine (Ports Europe) February 26 – Ukraine, invaded by Russia on February 24, became commercially a landlocked country after Moscow blocked the...

Russian invasion of Ukraine threatens grain supplies – port companies suspend activities

Vienna, Austria (Ports Europe) February 25, 2022 – The Ukrainian authorities have suspended all commercial shipping from its ports, according to a report...

Kernel Holding plans $100 mln investment in Ukraine’s Chornomorsk port

Chornomorsk, Ukraine (Ports Europe) February 17, 2022 – The Ministry of Infrastructure and Kernel have agreed a $100 million investment in the Port of...

ZIM adds Ukraine’s Chornomorsk port to vehicle transport service

Haifa, Israel (Ports Europe) February 7, 2022 – Israel’s ZIM Integrated Shipping Services will include the port of Chornomorsk in the Ro-Ro Vehicle...

In January Ukrainian seaports handled 14.96 million tons of cargo, up 4.9 million tons (+49%)

Odessa, Ukraine (Ports Europe) February 3, 2022 – In January this year Ukrainian seaports handled 14.96 million tons of cargo, up 4.9 million tons (+49%)...

Ukrainian ports handled 2.9% less containers in 2021

Odessa, Ukraine (Ports Europe) December 27, 2021 – In January-November 2021, the sea ports of Ukraine handled 924,100 TEU (twenty-foot equivalent unit),...

In January-November 2021, the seaports of Ukraine handled 136.96 million tons of cargo, down -6%

Odessa, Ukraine (PortSEurope) December 6, 2021 – In January-November 2021, the seaports of Ukraine handled 136.96 million tons of cargo,...

Ukrainian seaports see cargo traffic down in January-October

Odessa, Ukraine (PortSEurope) November 3, 2021 – In the first 10 months of 2021, the seaports of Ukraine handled total cargo of 120.87 million tons of...

Chernomorsk set for the next PPP in the Ukrainian port sector

Chernomorsk, Ukraine (PortSEurope) October 25, 2021 – After successfully signing concession contracts for the ports of Kherson and Olvia, the Ministry of...

Ukraine’s Chornomorsk Port to boost its competitiveness with a PPP – EBRD and IFC assist

Chornomorsk, Ukraine (PortSEurope) October 22, 2021 – The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) and International Finance Corporation...

Chernomorsk seaport sees September cargo up +14.1%

Chernomorsk, Ukraine (PortSEurope) October 7, 2021 – In September 2021 the port operators of the Chernomorsk seaport handled 2.3 million tons of cargo,...

Risoil Terminal signs agreement to invest in Ukraine’s port of Chernomorsk

Chernomorsk, Ukraine (Ports Europe) September 10, 2021 – JV Risoil Terminal LLC has signed an agreement with Ukrainian Sea Ports Authority (USPA) to...

New appointments in Ukrainian ports

Odessa, Ukraine (Ports Europe) August 30, 2021 – In the quiet summer months Ukrainian ports saw a number of new high-level appointments. Vladimir Ilyich...

Oleksandr Kubrakov: We attract investments in port infrastructure due to reduction of dividends and concession projects

The Minister of Infrastructure of Ukraine Oleksandr Kubrakov spoke about the plans for the development of the port economy of Ukraine. This took place at a...

Closing of the Maersk service to port of Chornomorsk, Ukraine

News – Maersk Line – June 2021 Herewith we inform you about coming changes in our Ocean services to Ukraine. Maersk Line will stop calls to port of...

Ukraine seeks U.S. investment in local infrastructure projects

Odessa, Ukraine (Ports Europe) May 15, 2021 – The Minister of Infrastructure of Ukraine, Vladyslav Krykliy, took part in the online conference...

Government works on concession for Chernomorsk port, Ukraine

Odessa, Ukraine (Ports Europe) May 15, 2021 – The International Finance Corporation (IFC) and the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD)...

Study to privatisation concession at Chernomorsk port completed

Odessa, Ukraine (Ports Europe) April 16, 2021 – Minister of Infrastructure, Vladislav Krykliy, has met with representatives of the European Bank for...

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