Russia is imposing the latest round of trade sanctions on Ukraine.
Coal imports from Russia accounted for 62% of the total volume of imports and imports from the United States accounted for 30%.
Nibulon’s vessels have already transported over 16,000 tons of coal
The winner of the tender is expected to be determined on September 14.
The vessel is expected to be processed at the rate of 15,000 tons per day.
The first bulk carrier to transport anthracite from South Africa arrived at the port in October 2014.
The coal will be transported to the Prydniprovska and Kryvyi Rih thermal power plants.
The vessel is being loaded at the speed of 5,000 tons per hour.
The unloading scheme is working like a Swiss watch.
Passage through the Suez Canal has its own shortcomings.
The first vessel will deliver 85,000 tons of coal from the United States.
The coal was sent to the Kryvyi Rih and Prydniprovska thermal power plants.
More than 225,000 tons of coal will be sent to Ukrainian thermal power plants
Most of the shipped goods were iron ore, coal and building materials.
Lemtrans transported 17.9 million tons of coal in the first nine months of 2016
Ukraine does not plan to buy coal from South Africa before the end of the current heating season. Minister of Energy and Coal Industry Volodymyr Demchyshyn announced this.
The Fyla bulk carrier loaded with 79,000 tons of thermal coal from South Africa arrived at the Yuzhny port on 6 February. The vessel moored at the port’s deep-water berth No. 6 on 7 February.
The state-owned Yuzhny port has achieved a record speed while processing the Bulk China vessel. The Bulk China vessel with a cargo of anthracite coal from South Africa was processed at a berth at the Yuzhny port in 57 hours.
The coal is being delivered based on a direct bilateral agreement that was signed with the international trader Mercuria Energy Trading SA at the end of September 2015.
There was discussion about export through Russia. Such an issue exists. The vote on it was positive