Transneft suspended oil shipment in Kozmino port due to storm

Transneft suspended oil export for export in the port of Kozmino due to a storm, official representative of the company Igor Demin told journalists.

“In Kozmino from 17.30 (Moscow time) yesterday began a storm with the stop of all work – the wind to 25 meters per second, a wave of up to three meters at a temperature of -20C,” he said.

Demin added that in other ports the weather is working, in Novorossiysk, the backlog from the oil schedule is one tanker, for oil products – two tankers, there are no late tankers.

Kozmino Port

He also said that at the Uyar railway terminal, due to low temperatures (-50 ° C), the lag in the tankers increased to 14 thousand tons.
“According to the forecast, low temperatures in the region will last for another two days. Admission to the system goes regularly, “- said the official representative of Transneft.


Source: Maritime News of Russia