Russia

During 6 months novorossisk port reduced oil transshipment by more than 16%

novo-r During 6 months, 2012 the Russian International Trade Sea Port Novorossisk transhipped about 47.82 million tons of oil against 57.11 million tons during the same period in 2012, reads informaion posted on the official web site of the port.
In 2012 Novorossisk port transhipped 110.83 million tons of oil against 113.39 million tons in 2011.
According to the same source, during this period Novorossisk port transhipped 12.8 million tons of oil products against 9.11 million tons during the same period in 2012.
During 6 months, 2013 72.12 million tons of various cargoes against 81.55 million tons during the same period in 2012 was transshipped.
SOCAR transships its oil through the Novorossisk port.

The table of cargo transhipment in Novorossisk port (thousand tons):

  January-June 2013 January-June

2012

Difference
Total cargo turnover 72 121,6 81 555,1 -9 433,5 -11,6%
Total bulked cargo 61 018,4 66 703,9 -5 685,5 -8,5%
Crude oil 47 818,0 57 109,5 -9 291,5 -16,3%
Oil products 12 801,3 9 114,4 3 687,0 40,5%