“Vostochny Port”, JSC is the largest stevedoring company, specializing in coal product transshipment. In 2016 the volume of “Vostochny Port”, JSC was 23,5 mln t. which is about 19% of the cargo turnover volume of all coal handling ports in the Russian Federation.
The Port is situated in the South of Primorsky region in the gulf of Nakhodka, Vrangel Bay. Preservation of unique local flora and fauna is one of the top priorities of the Stevedoring Company. The ice free harbor and 22 m fairway depth allow even heavy-tonnage vessels of capеsize type with deadweight of 180 thousand tons and over to enter the port.
Railway and road access provides JSC «Vostorchny Port» with the way to the most important main roads of the country. The port is connected with the Trans-Siberian railroad through the port railway station “Nakhodka-Vostochnaya”. The Trans-Siberian railroad together with the Far-Eastern ports create a unique transport bridge between Europe and Asia.
The main cargo of JSC «Vostochny Port» is coal, mined in Kuzbass region. Currently, the Stevedoring company operates mostly with export oriented cargo.
The countries of Asian-Pacific Rim are among the consignees. For the last several years the following countries keep leading positions as the main importers: South Korea, Japan and China.
The structure of «Vostochny Port», JSC includes a number of supporting subdivisions, its own Port fleet and two handling complexes. The first one is the only specialized Coal complex in Primorye with a system of conveyor equipment and a rail-car discharge station. The rate of automation reaches 98,9%. In 2016 the volume was 17,8 mln t.
The second one is the Universal Handling complex specializing in clamshell clamp shell coal transshipment. In 2016 the volume was 5,7 mln t.
In 2016, both handling complexes reached completely new quality indicators. Those results have been achieved due to the implementation of a program on modernization and the equipment renewal; this program has been developed by the specialists of JSC «Vostochny Port» in association with «Managing Port Company, LLC». This program covers the period of time from 2010 to 2015. A number of specialized equipment was already renewed within the guidelines of the program: car-damper, ship-loader, crane machinery, loaders, telescopic belt conveyor and many others. Improvement of warehousing and logistics is being carried on: additional railways and storage sites are under construction.
The Port’s location within an industrial zone located a large distance from residential areas allows the Company to develop and to grow. In 2012 JSC «Vostochny Port» started the construction of a new terminal. The third stage of the Coal complex is a mirror reflection of the existing Specialized Handling complex.
An active HR policy of the Company includes a block on preparation of HR reserve for the terminal under construction. Therefore, each member of JSC «Vostochny Port» team has a possibility to upgrade qualification and to develop himself together with the Company.
JSC «Vostochny Port» is on the list of socially responsible organizations of Primorsky region, and collective labor contract of the Company is a specimen among water transport organizations. It was used as a basis for branch tariff agreement. Life of the company employees is full of bright and interesting corporate events.
The sole executive body of JSC «Vostochny Port» is «Managing Port Company, LLC».