INDUSTRY – Transport
SHARE FOR PRIVATIZATION – 100%
Ust-Dunaisk merchant seaport is situated in the southern part of Zhebriyanskiy Bay of the Black Sea, adjacent to the Ochakov mouth of the Danube River. The company is located on 5 land plots with the total area of 207.1491 ha.
The port specializes in transshipment of cargoes from sea-going to river-going vessels in view of transportation via the Danube and vice-versa. The port renders handling, transport and forwarding services for transit, foreign trade and coastal shipping cargo, as well as storage service. It provides reception, safe harborage and handling of lighters, barges and their accumulation for further transportation. The port’s cargo turnover consists primarily of bulk cargoes: ore, ore concentrates, grains.
As of November 1, 2019 the company owns 46 real estate objects, 36 vessels and other vehicles, floating berths. Real estate objects are located in 3 locations: 2 in Vylkove (Kiliya region) and 1 in Kiliya. Ice conditions occur only during severe winters, usually in the middle of December or the first half of January. Normally, the port gets free of ice in the second half of February or in early March. The port’s sea approach channel is 7 km long and leads to three anchorages for large tonnage ships where passable depths have been lost by present time. Another connecting channel, of 1.5 km long, leads from the port’s harbour into the Prorva Channel.
The port has a capacity of 250,000 tons of dry cargo and 10,000 passengers per year. The seaport includes 0.96 thousand square meters of critical warehouses and 10 thousand square meters open warehouses.
In 2019, company processed 70.8 thsd. tones of cargo, including 51.2 thsd. tones of grain, 10.6 thsd. tones of chemicals and 9 thsd. tones of oil products. In 2020, company processed 24.4 thsd. tones of cargo, including 21.3 thsd. tones of grain and 3.1 thsd. tones of chemicals.
|Total volumes of cargo processing, thsd. tones||51.1||70.8||24.40|
|Volumes of export cargo processing, thsd. tones||29.3||51.2||21.30|
|Volumes of import cargo processing, thsd. tones||–||10.6||3.10|
|Volumes of domestic cargo processing, thsd. tones||21.8||9.0||–|