The Port of Novorossiysk is located on the shores of the ice-free Tsemes Bay, long recognized as one of the best bays of the Black Sea. The Port of Novorossiysk is Russia’s main port on the Black Sea and is home to a naval base, shipbuilding yards, and an oil-pipeline terminal. The Port of Novorossiysk supports Russian maritime trade through its relations with Asia, the Middle East, the Mediterranean region, Africa, and South America. It is also the terminus of the pipeline from the rich Tengiz Oil Field in western Kazakhstan, making it the biggest oil port on the Black Sea. In addition to the Port of Novorossiysk, the city is home to many industries producing food products, metal goods, among many others.
Rosneft Marine supplies the following fuel grades in Novorossiysk:
|Port of Novorossiysk|
|Water location||Black Sea|
|Anchorage depth||11 – 12.2 meters|
|Cargo pier depth||4.9 – 6.1 meters|
|Oil terminal depth||18.6 – 19.8 meters|
|Number of berths||11|