Last Updated: 25 Aug 2022
Bhavnagar Port is a seaport in Saurashtra region of Gujarat state in Western India. ... The original port Bhavnagar Harbor located at 21°48′N 72°09′E built by the state of Bhavnagar was a very important part of the commerce. It also hosted a light beacon since 1860.
|UN Locator Code||INBHU|
|Location||Latitude : 21° 45' N
Longitude : 72° 14' E
|Anchorage Area||Vessels up to 12 m draught are recommended at DWA anchorage.
Position: 5.1' x 250 (T) from Gogha to Lighthouse
The holding ground, stiff mud and sand is good, while at anchor at DWA, due care must be exercised, especially during spring tide.
|Pilot boarding||Pilotage is compulsory. Due notice for requisition of pilot must be given 48 hours in advance, owing to tidal conditions and the vessel should arrive at the Pilot Station approximately two hours before high water.
If the vessel is unable to arrive at the Pilot Station, two hours before high water, it should cruise around and await for instructions from the port authority on VHF Radio. The VHF has been installed at Port and Port Wireless Station on an experimental basis. Call is on channel - 16 during the day.
|Maneuvering time from Anchorage to Berth||1 Hrs|
|VHF Channel Number||VHF CH 16 OR 69|
|Water Density||1.022 - 1.024|
|Weather||BHAVNAGAR PORT IS ALL WEATHER & TIDAL PORT AND DURING MONSSON CURRENT IS VERY STRONG/HIGH, MONSOON PERIOD 15 MAY TO 15 SEPTEMBER|
|BA Charts required||Admiralty: 1035 Piram Island to Bhavnagar
Indian Naval Hydrographic: 2039
Note: The Gulf of Cambay is covered under Deca Navigator System-Bombay Chain (7-8)
|Stevedoring Working Hrs||24 HRS|
|Tide||MODERATE TO STRONG CURRENTS IS PREVALENT IN THE VICINITY OF THE PORT WITH VELOCITY REACHING UP TO 5 TO 6 KNOTS.|
|Discharge Facility||updated soon.....|
|Vessel Age Permitted||25 Years & subject to class approved by DG SHIPPING.|
|Minimum Crane Outreach||updated soon.....|
|Berth No||LOA(Mrts)||Beam(Mtrs)||Draft(Mtrs)||DWT||Qty||SWL||Cargo Handled|
|BHAVNAGAR PORT TERMINAL|
LOA/BEEM NOT RESTRICTED AT ANCHORAGE.
Oil Cakes, Salt, Scrap, Onions, Clay and rape seeds, etc.
Coal, Rock Phosphate, Coal and Coke, Fertiliser, Iron Scrap and Sulphur, Wood and Timber, etc.
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Dry Dock : 1 no.
Tugs : 2 nos.
Barges : 1 capacity of 250 MT
Water Barges : 1 no. with 600 MT capacit
1) HEALTH AND MEDICAL : Available in Bhavnagar city.
2) BUNKER SUPPLY : Bunkers can be arranged/supply by Agents or supplier by Bunker Barges.
3) FRESH WATER : Fresh water can be arranged/supply by Agents by Barges.
4) GARBAGE REMOVAL : Garbage removal facility is available on prior requisition and chargeable basis.
5) SLUDGE REMOVAL : can be do through agents by registered contractors.
6) WORKSHOP : All types of repair facility provided by approved workshop.
7) SIGN ON-OFF : Permitted
a) Nearest Domestic Airport (Bhavnagar) 11KM around away from port.
b) Nearest International Airport (AHMADABAD) 173KM around away from port.
c) Hotel facility available at Bhavnagar City.
8) SPARES delivery possible on board via air cargo from Mumbai or Ahmadabad.
Latest updated : 10.08.2022
1) PORT DUES :-
RATE PER GRT $ 0.333 Per GRT
RATE PER GRT USD 0.133 (Upto 30000 GRT)
RATE PER GRT USD 0.084 (More than 30000 GRT)
3) VTS:- Per GRT INR 4.84
4) BERTH HIRE:- NA
5) ANCHORAGE:- NA
6) INDIAN LIGHT HOUSE DUES : INR 7.5 per NRT
Note : GST 18% applicable on all kind of services.
Above restrictions / information are current and are subject to change without any prior intimation from port authorities