Merchant Shipping Services Pvt. Ltd.

VISAKHAPATNAM BULK PORT

OUR CONTACT AT VISAKHAPATNAM BULK PORT

Merchant Shipping Services Pvt. Ltd.
DR. No.10-50-58/1, R. K. Estates
2nd Floor, Waltair Main Road, Ramnagar
Land Mark: Opp. Lions Club
Vishakapatnam - 530020.

CONTACT
Tel : +91 - 0891 - 3019999
Fax : +91 - 891 - 3019931
Email : bulkopsindia@merchantshpg.com

VISAKHAPATNAM BULK PORT

BA CHARTS
239 & INDIAN HYDROGRAPHIC CHART NOS. 3002 & 3012
ANCHORAGE
LAT 17 Deg. 41' N AND LONG 83 Deg. 18' E

(Located almost midway between Kolkata & Chennai
(490 nautical miles from Kolkata 433 nautical miles from Chennai)
PILOTAGE
At roads about 1.5 Nautical Mile,South East of South break water red light
COMMUNICATION
VHF CHANNEL NOS. 16 & 12
RESTRICTION
Upto Cape Vessels at (VGCB) outer harbour
& upto Panamax Vessel at inner harbour
TIDE
1.8 MTRS (RANGE)
WEATHER
From December to April - Fair Weather
From mid June to mid September - Rainy Season
May, October & November - Cyclonic prone weather
Totally all weather working port
STEVEDORES WORKING HOURS
Round the Clock
FRESH WATER AVAILABLE
Available
FUEL / PROVISION
Available
GANGWAY
No gangway facility
FLOATING CRANE / MOBILE CRANE
Available (2 Floating Cranes)
2 Shore Harbour Mobile Cranes at WQ-1 to 3
REPATRIATION
/NEAREST AIRPORT
Yes / Vizag Airport
HOLIDAYS
Yes (Labour Holidays)
AUTHORITIES
AUTHORITIES NAME DESIGNATION CONTACT
VISAKHAPATNAM PORT TRUST MR. M.T. KRISHNA BABU CHAIRMAN (O) + 91 891 2562758
VISAKHAPATNAM PORT TRUST DR. K. SATYANARAYANA RAO INCHARGE TRAFFIC MANAGER + 91 9848197596
MARINE DEPARTMENT CAPT. V. RAM PRASAD HARBOUR MASTER + 91 9848197595
CUSTOMS MS. JYOTI KIRAN ASSISTANT COMMISSIONER (O) + 91-891-2562295
IMMIGRATION / PORT REGISTRATION OFFICER MR. SRINIVAS ASSISTANT SUB INSPECTOR + 91 9346470008
PORT HEALTH OFFICER MR. GAYEN PORT HEALTH OFFICER (O) + 91 891 2562681
PORT STATE CONTROL (PSC) / MERCANTILE MARINE DEPARTMENT MR. JAYANTA MUKHOPADHYAYA ENGINEER & SHIP SURVEYOR-CUM-DY. DG TECH + 91 9331011221 / (O): + 91 891 2502148
BERTH
BERTH DRAFT(M) LOA(M) BEAM(M) DISPLACEMENT CARGO MANIFOLD CARGO RATE PER SHIFT PER HOOK IN MTS
Vizag General Cargo Berth (VGCB) - Outer Harbour 18.10 M 300 M 50 M Not Specified / 2,00,000 DWT Coking Coal & Steam Coal 2 Shore Unloaders through Conveyor APX. 1000 MT per hour
ORE BERTH 1 & 2 (Iron Ore Mechanical) 16.5 M 280 M 48.00 M Not Specified / Upto Cape Size Vessels Iron Ore Pellets / Fines / CLO 1 Shore Loading Arm through Conveyor APX. 1,000 - 1.200 MT per hour
EAST QUAY-
1 (Adani Vizag Coal Terminal Pvt. Ltd.) - Inner Harbour
13.80 M 230 M 32.5 M Not Specified / UPTO 80,000 DWT Steam Coal 2 Shore Harbour Mobile Cranes through Conveyor APX. 850 MT PER HOUR
EAST QUAY-3 (VPT BERTHS) 10.06 M 230 M 32.5 M Not Specified Dry Bulk Cargoes By Ship Cranes / Shore Cranes Finished Fertilisers - 575 MT Per Hook Per Shift

Raw Fertilisers - 400 MT Per Hook Per Shift

Grains - 267 MT Per Hook Per Shift

CP Coke - 580 MT Per Hook Per Shift

Bauxite - 667 MT Per Hook Per Shift

Gypsum - 800 MT Per Hook Per Shift

Ilmenite Sand - 666 MT Per Hook Per Shift

Lime Stone - 580 MT Per Hook Per Shift
EAST QUAY-4 (VPT BERTHS) 10.06 M 230 M 32.5 M Not Specified Dry Bulk Cargoes By Ship Cranes / Shore Cranes Finished Fertilisers - 575 MT Per Hook Per Shift

Raw Fertilisers - 400 MT Per Hook Per Shift

Grains - 267 MT Per Hook Per Shift

CP Coke - 580 MT Per Hook Per Shift

Bauxite - 667 MT Per Hook Per Shift

Gypsum - 800 MT Per Hook Per Shift

Ilmenite Sand - 666 MT Per Hook Per Shift

Lime Stone - 580 MT Per Hook Per Shift
EAST QUAY-5 (VPT BERTHS) 11.00 M 230 M 32.5 M Not Specified Dry Bulk Cargoes By Ship Cranes / Shore Cranes Finished Fertilisers - 575 MT Per Hook Per Shift

Raw Fertilisers - 400 MT Per Hook Per Shift

Grains - 267 MT Per Hook Per Shift

CP Coke - 580 MT Per Hook Per Shift

Bauxite - 667 MT Per Hook Per Shift

Gypsum - 800 MT Per Hook Per Shift

Ilmenite Sand - 666 MT Per Hook Per Shift

Lime Stone - 580 MT Per Hook Per Shift
EAST QUAY-6 (VPT BERTHS) 11.00 M 230 M 32.5 M Not Specified Dry Bulk Cargoes By Ship Cranes / Shore Cranes Finished Fertilisers - 575 MT Per Hook Per Shift

Raw Fertilisers - 400 MT Per Hook Per Shift

Grains - 267 MT Per Hook Per Shift

CP Coke - 580 MT Per Hook Per Shift

Bauxite - 667 MT Per Hook Per Shift

Gypsum - 800 MT Per Hook Per Shift

Ilmenite Sand - 666 MT Per Hook Per Shift

Lime Stone - 580 MT Per Hook Per Shift
EAST QUAY-7 (VPT BERTHS) 12.50 M 230 M 32.5 M Not Specified Dry Bulk Cargoes By Ship Cranes / Shore Cranes Finished Fertilisers - 575 MT Per Hook Per Shift

Raw Fertilisers - 400 MT Per Hook Per Shift

Grains - 267 MT Per Hook Per Shift

CP Coke - 580 MT Per Hook Per Shift

Bauxite - 667 MT Per Hook Per Shift

Gypsum - 800 MT Per Hook Per Shift

Ilmenite Sand - 666 MT Per Hook Per Shift

Lime Stone - 580 MT Per Hook Per Shift
EAST QUAY-8 (VPT) - Inner Harbour 14.00 M 230 M 32.5 M Not specified / Upto Panamax Vessels Coking Coal / Steam Coal / Gypsum / Manganese Ore / 2 Shore Harbour Mobile Cranes through Conveyor APX. 625 MT Per Hour
EAST QUAY-9 (VPT) - Inner Harbour 13.00 M 230 M 32.5 M Not specified / Upto Panamax Vessels Coking Coal / Steam Coal / Gypsum / Limestone / Manganese Ore / 2 Shore Harbour Mobile Cranes through Conveyor APX. 625 MT Per Hour
WEST QUAY-1 (VPT) - Inner Harbour 13.00 M 230 M 32.5 M Not specified / Upto Panamax Vessels Coal / Thermal Coal / Iron Ore / Bauxite / Manganese Ore / Limestone / PET Coke 2 Shore Harbour Mobile Cranes through Conveyor APX. 416 MT per Hour for Coal / Iron Ore

APX. 625 MT per Hour for Thermal Coal

333 MT per Hour for Limestone & PET Coke
WEST QUAY-2 (VPT) - Inner Harbour 13.00 M 230 M 32.5 M Not specified / Upto Panamax Vessels Coal / Thermal Coal / Iron Ore / Bauxite / Manganese Ore / Limestone / PET Coke 2 Shore Harbour Mobile Cranes through Conveyor APX. 416 MT per Hour for Coal / Iron Ore

APX. 625 MT per Hour for Thermal Coal

333 MT per Hour for Limestone & PET Coke
WEST QUAY-3 (VPT) - Inner Harbour 13.00 M 230 M 32.5 M Not specified / Upto Panamax Vessels Coal / Thermal Coal / Iron Ore / Bauxite / Manganese Ore / Limestone / PET Coke 2 Shore Harbour Mobile Cranes through Conveyor APX. 416 MT per Hour for Coal / Iron Ore

APX. 625 MT per Hour for Thermal Coal

333 MT per Hour for Limestone & PET Coke
WEST QUAY-4 (VPT) - Inner Harbour 11.00 M 230 M 32.5 M Not specified / Upto Panamax Vessels Coal / Iron Ore / Bauxite / Manganese Ore / Limestone / PET Coke Ship Cranes with Grabs APX. 333 MT Per Hour all cargoes handled at this berth
WEST QUAY-5 (NALCO dedicated berth for loading Alumina Powder) - Inner Harbour 11.00 M 230 M 32.5 M Not specified / Upto Panamax Vessels Coal / Iron Ore / Bauxite / Manganese Ore / Limestone / PET Coke / EXPORT : Alumina Powder Ship Cranes with Grabs APX. 333 MT Per Hour all cargoes handled at this berth

APX.1,200 MT Per Hour for Alumina Export
WEST QUAY-6 (West Quay Multiports Pvt.Ltd) - Inner Harbour 13.00 M 210 M 32.5 M Not specified LAM Coke / CP Coke / PET Coke / Granite Blocks / Steel Cargo 2 SHORE CRANES APX. 416 MT Per Hour for Coke Cargo

167 MT Per Hour for Steel Cargo

104 MT Per Hour for Granite Blocks
PORT LAYOUT


PORT REGULATION
1. IG approved P & I Certificate is valid alongwith wreck removal clause for entering into port.

2. Vessel should have 2 Anchors i.e. port side and starboard side and also should have magnetic compass and gyro compass for smooth navigation.

3. As per Vizag port regulations vessels should maintain minimum ballast drafts to avoid delay in berthing / shifting or sailing.
CONTACT INFORMATION
Visakhapatnam Port Trust
Port Area,
Visakhapatnam-530035.
Phone: + 91 891 2876001
Fax: + 91 891 2565023
Epabx: 2564841
E-mail: info@vizagport.com
PORT TARIFF BASIC
ACTIVITY UNIT TARIFF REMARKS
PORT DUES GRT US $ 0.2553 1. All category of vessels

2. Vessels entering the port in ballast 25% concession.
PILOTAGE 1. UPTO AND INCLUSIVE OF 30,000 GRT US $ 0.4505 Applicable for all category of vessels
2. 30,001 TO 60,000 GRT US $ 13515 + US $ 0.3604 Per GRT over 30,000 GRT Applicable for all category of vessels
3. 60,001 and above GRT US $ 24327 + US $ 0.3153 Per GRT over 60,000 GRT Applicable for all category of vessels
4. Minimum charges payable US $ 1285 Applicable for all category of vessels
5. In case of cold move 25% of pilotage charges shall be levied extra for each cold move
BERTH HIRE 1. Iron Ore and Pellets (MECH)
BERTH HIRE UPTO 42000 GRT US $ 0.00726 Per GRT Per Hour part thereof
BERTH HIRE ABOVE 42000 GRT US $ 0.00344 Per GRT Per Hour part thereof
BERTH HIRE 2. Residual category
BERTH HIRE 1. Iron Ore and Pellets (MECH)
(i). Crane Berths: # UPTO 30000 GRT US $ 0.00284 Per GRT Per Hour part thereof
# ABOVE 30000 GRT US $ 0.00382 Per GRT Per Hour part thereof
(ii). NON Crane Berths
# UPTO 30000 GRT US $ 0.0015 Per GRT Per Hour part thereof
# ABOVE 30000 GRT US $ 0.00153 Per GRT Per Hour part thereof
PRIORITY 1. 75% OF Berth Hire
ANCHORAGE First 24 Hrs FREE Per GRT Per Hour part thereof
After 24 hrs and upto 240 hrs 0.000049 Per GRT Per Hour part thereof
241 HRS TO 480 HRS 0.000073 Per GRT Per Hour part thereof
481 Hrs Onwards 0.000735 Per GRT Per Hour part thereof
TUG CHARGE Not applicable Not applicable Included in pilotage
GANGWAY NA NA
FENDER Available for STS operations only
SHIFTING CHARGES (i). Upto and inclusive of 30,000 GRT US $ 0.1802 Rate per GRT and applicable for all vessels
(ii). 30,001 TO 60,000 GRT US $ 5406 + US $ 0.1442 Per GRT over 30,000 GRT Rate per GRT and applicable for all vessels
(iii). 60,001 AND ABOVE GRT US $ 9731 + US $ 0.1261 Per GRT over 60,000 GRT Rate per GRT and applicable for all vessels
Extra Officers / Marine Duty Officers 1 RS.1350-00 & RS.3375-00 Applicable for Berthing / Shifting / Sailings


NOTES:

1. Government Service tax @ 14.50% shall be applicable on all the above tariff.

2. Floating crane charges for handling packages upto 50 mt = rs 2001/- per hour
+ 14% Service tax (us $ 36.20)

3. Floating crane charges for handling packages 50 mt to 60 mt per unit weight = rs 862.50 pmt
+ 14% Service tax (us $ 15.607)

4. Floating crane charges for handling packages over 60 mt unit wt = rs 1150 pmt
+ 14% Service tax (us $ 20.809)