12 January, 2017, Nakhodka. Russian largest coal stevedore JSC “Vostochny Port”, a member of the port coal holding “Managing Port Company Ltd.”, has summarized its 2016 year results. “Vostochny Port” transshipped 23.5 million tons of coal and set up a national record in coal transshipment annual rates. The cargo turnover of the Company increased by 3.4% (778 thousand tons) as compared with 2015.
For the first time in the Russian Federation, 23 million tons of coal products have been handled and shipped within a calendar year by one stevedoring company. The record was achieved by JSC “Vostochny Port” production complexes.
JSC “Vostochny Port” performs gentle unloading operations. For 11 months of 2016, the number of handled wagons increased almost by 4.5 thousand up to 297,788.
JSC ‘Vostochny Port”, which is a member of the Russian largest port coal holding “Managing Port Company Ltd.”, has become a resident of the Free Port of Vladivostok with an investment project for the Coal Handling Complex Phase 3 construction in Nakhodka Municipality.
JSC “Vostochny Port” and Nakhodka Municipal Administration have entered into an agreement for environmental safety cooperation.
During the first 11 months of the year, 538 bulkers have been loaded at the berths of JSC “Vostochny Port”. Over 21.6 million tons of the Russian coal products have been exported in their holds.
Dmitry Medvedev, Prime Minister of the Russian Federation, attended the exposition of the “Managing Port Company, LLC” and JSC “Vostochny Port” at the exhibition “Transport of Russia”.
Russian coal products are being shipped to the countries in the Asia-Pacific Region (APR) through JSC “Vostochny Port” terminals. Presently, according to the company’s knowledge, South Korea is the absolute leader amongst the consignees-countries for the current year.
November 21st, 2016. Nakhodka. New equipment was shipped from the Port of Houston (USA), for the third stage of the Coal Terminal under construction at JSC “Vostochny Port”, a member of the Russian Port Holding Company “Managing Port Company, LLC”.
The specialized handing equipment has been installed at the 3rd stage of the Coal Handling Complex of JSC “Vostochny Port” for the trans-shipment of the coal product within the coal stockpiling warehouse area. In 2017, two stackers and four reclaimers with a production capacity of 3500 thousand tons per hour will start operating along with the specialized Coal handling complex.