Port of Ust-Luga

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Port of Ust-Luga has two coal terminals and is located in the southern part of Luga Bay of the Gulf of Finland, Baltic Sea, about 120 km from Saint-Petersburg in Northern Russia. It is operated by JSC Rosterminalugol.

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Background

The Rosterminalugol terminal has 2 berths of 240 m in length. The terminal is also equipped for cleaning coal from metal admixtures.[1]

The other terminal at Port of Ust-Luga is called the Multipurpose Reloading Complex. This terminal has 1 berth of 350 m in length and is used as a facility for handling coal. Coal is exported to the UK and Scandinavian countries.[2]

In 2014, coal exports via the terminal rose 5% from 2013, to 15.45 million tonnes.[3]

Project Details

  • Sponsor: JSC Rosterminalugol
  • Location: Northern Russia
  • Coal Capacity (Million tonnes per annum): 16
  • Status: Existing
  • Type: Exports (UK and Scandinavian countries)
  • Source of Coal:

Articles and Resources

Sources

  1. "Rosterminalugol" SUEK AG homepage, accessed September 2, 2011.
  2. "Multipurpose Reloading Complex" SUEK AG homepage, accessed September 2, 2011 and June 5, 2015
  3. "Coal exports via Rosterminalugol terminal hit 6 mln t milestone," Port News, May 19, 2015

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