The second tanker will be loaded tomorrow petroleum complex liquid cargo in the port of Ust-Luga (Leningrad region). According to the IAA, "IAA" Captain of the Port of Ust-Luga Oleg deaf, the terminal will approach the tanker Hiona (flag Greece), about 40 million deadweight tons, length — 182 m, maximum draft of 11 meters
Recall that in the port of Ust-Luga, a project of construction of the Complex liquid cargo for export shipment of petroleum products. Declared total power complex — 30 million tons per year. Customer-developer of the complex — JSC "Rosneftbunker" related to oil trader Gunvor. The project is implemented with the involvement of Vnesheconombank loan in the amount of $ 200 million total cost of the project amounts to about 26 billion rubles.
Recall first export batch of oil took on board product tanker SKF Neva (OAO "Sovcomflot", built in 2006, 47 thousand tons deadweight).
As commented by then Deputy Minister of Transport of Russia Viktor Olersky, "Rosmorport" completes the program of dredging in the port of Ust-Luga, which implies a circular movement of ships. "I think that the deadline in September of this year, a depth of 17.5 m at the port will accept vessels up to 150 tons," — he said.