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Armenia to launch Poti-Kavkaz twice weekly train-ferry link by end-August

Poti, Georgia (PortSEurope) August 15, 2022 – Landlocked Armenia plans to launch the long delayed twice weekly train-ferry service from the Georgia’s port...

Russia’s port of Kavkaz keeps reporting lower cargo handling

Kavkaz, Russia (PortSEurope) August 7, 2022 – The Russian port of Kavkaz (Caucasus), strategically located in the Kerch Strait that connects Azov Sea with...

Ranking: Top three Russian grain shipment ports 2021-2022

Moscow, Russia (PortSEurope) July 26, 2022 – The Port of Novorossiysk Sea was Russia’s leading grain exporter in 2021/22. It handled 14.7 million...

Poti-Port Kavkaz train-ferry link between Georgia and Russia set for delay

Poti, Georgia (PortSEurope) June 24, 2022 – The Armenian government has indicated its concern that the proposed Poti-Port Kavkaz train-ferry link between...

Russia’s Port of Kavkaz keeps losing cargo

Kavkaz, Russia (PortSEurope) May 13, 2022 – The Russian port of Kavkaz (Caucasus), strategically located in the Kerch Strait that connects Azov Sea with the...

Rosmorport starts repair dredging of the Volga-Caspian Sea Shipping Channel

Vessels of the Rosmorport dredging fleet have begun work to maintain the navigation depths of the Volga-Caspian Sea Shipping Canal (VCSSC) – April 1,...

Cargo turnover of Russia’s seaports in Azov Sea in 2021 expected to decrease 12% y/y

Temryuk, Russia (PortSEurope) December 27, 2021 – Cargo turnover of Russia’s seaports in the Azov Sea in 2021 is expected to be 12% lower compared to...

Volga Shipping Company increased coal transportation more than 1.5 times

Over a period of 10 months of the 2021 navigation season, dry cargo fleet of Volga Shipping Company carried more than 860,000 tonnes of coal, which exceeds the...

New terminals to be constructed in Russia’s Temryuk port

Temryuk, Russia (PortSEurope) February 11, 2021 – The development prospects for Temryuk, Russia’s southernmost port on the Azov Sea, are based on projects...

Russia’s Azov Sea ports processed more cargo in 2020

Kavkaz, Russia (PortSEurope) February 1, 2021 – Russia’s Azov Sea ports handled 88.6 million tonnes of cargo in 2020, an increase of 8.1% compared to...

Kavkaz port sees increase in cargo Jan-Sep 2020

Kavkaz, Russia (PortSEurope) October 12, 2020 – In the first nine months of 2020, January-September, the port of Kavkaz handled 29.159 million tons of...

Volga Shipping Company increases volumes carried by seagoing dry cargo fleet

Moscow, Russia (PortSEurope) August 26, 2020 – In January-June 2020, the Volga Shipping Company transported 2.46 million tonnes of cargo, up 9% on the...

Russia’s Azov, Black and Caspian Seaports report 2020 cargo numbers

Moscow, Russia (PortSEurope) July 15, 2020 – The Federal Agency for Sea and River Transport (Rosmorrechflot) has reported cargo turnover of Russian...

NCSP Group’s cargo turnover for January-August totaled 94,217 thousand tons

Novorossiysk, Russia (PortSEurope) October 29, 2018 – NCSP Group has reported consolidated cargo turnover of the group’s terminals for...

Throughput of Russian seaports increases 4% in Jan-Sept 2018

Novorossiysk, Russia (PortSEurope) October 13, 2018 – In January-September 2018, Russian seaports handled 604.2 million tonnes of cargo (up 4%,...

Anaklia port construction to start end-2017

Anaklia, Georgia (PortSEurope) October 13, 2017 – The first phase of construction of a deep-sea port in Anaklia will start in late December,...