Last Updated: 20 Sep 2022
Thus Krishnapatnam Port Company Ltd. (KPCL) was formed by winning the mandate from the Govt. of Andhra Pradesh to develop the existing minor port into modern, deep water & high Productivity port, on BOST (Build–Operate-Share-Transfer) concession basis for 50 years. The port is being built in three phases. Post the completion of the first phase in a record time of 18 months, Krishnapatnam Port was dedicated to the nation on July 17, 2008. Currently the second phase of development is underway. Port has numerous strengths like its area, location, weather and the credentials of CVR Group that is promoting this port; it will soon be poised to become one of the biggest ports in the world.
|UN Locator Code||INKRI|
|Location||14 o 15 ' N latitude
80 o 08 ' E longitude
|Anchorage Area||Latitude: 14.236425°
|Pilot boarding||Pilotage is compulsory for all berthing / unberthing operations and tugs are provided as required|
|Maneuvering time from Anchorage to Berth||1.5 to 2 HRS from Outer Anchorage to berth.|
|VHF Channel Number||VHF Channel 12/16|
|Water Density||1.020 - 1.022|
|Weather||The weather is generally hot and humid except from mid December to mid February when it is pleasant. The rains (N E monsoons ) are experienced from October to mid December. Some rain is experienced during the Indian SW monsoons ( July - September )|
|BA Charts required||Admiralty Chart 2063 (Madras to False Divi point).
Indian Hydrographic chart 3007 (Krishnapatnam anchorage).
|Stevedoring Working Hrs||The port works in 2 shifts :
1ST SHIFT - 0600 HRS - 1800 HRS
2ND SHIFT - 1800 HRS - 0600 HRS
|Tide||The tides at Krishnapatnam are diurnal in nature. The mean tidal variation is in the order of 0.7 m at spring tides and 0.3 m at neap tides|
|Discharge Facility||1) Floating Crane & Mobile Crane is available.|
|Vessel Age Permitted||25 Years & subject to class approved by DG SHIPPING.|
|Minimum Crane Outreach||9.00 Mtrs
Cycle time of maximum 2 minutes per each cycle for each crane.
|Berth No||LOA(Mrts)||Beam(Mtrs)||Draft(Mtrs)||DWT||Qty||SWL||Cargo Handled|
|KRISHNAPATNAM PORT TERMINAL|
|7||300||50||15.50||-||-||-||Mechanised berth for Coal|
|8||300||50||16.50||-||-||-||Mechanised berth for Coal|
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1) Fresh Water is Available.
2) Fuel & Provision is Available.
3) Gangway is Available.
Latest Updated : 26.09.2022
1) PORT DUES :
a) All other vessels (Bulk,Liquid, Break bulk, etc) :- $ 0.065020 Per GRT Per VCN.
a) All other vessels (Bulk,Liquid, Break bulk, etc) :- $ 0.052010 Per GRT Per VCN.
2) PILOTAGE CHARGES :
a) All other vessels (Bulk, Liquid, Break bulk, etc) :- $ 1.038260 Per GRT upto 8,000 GRT
:- $ 1.221010 Per GRT upto 8,001 to 20,000 GRT
:- $ 1.307010 Per GRT upto 20,001 to 40,000 GRT
:- $ 1.328510 Per GRT upto 40,001 to 70,000 GRT
:- $ 1.393010 Per GRT upto 70,001 to above GRT
NOTE:- Includes one Berthing & un-berthing.
a) All other vessels (Bulk, Liquid, Break bulk, etc) :- $ 0.824160 Per GRT upto 8,000 GRT
:- $ 1.114410 Per GRT upto 8,001 to 20,000 GRT
:- $ 1.168160 Per GRT upto 20,001 to 40,000 GRT
:- $ 1.221910 Per GRT upto 40,001 to 70,000 GRT
:- $ 1.286410 Per GRT upto 70,001 to above GRT
NOTE :- Includes one Berthing & un-berthing.
3) BERTH HIRE CHARGES :
a) All other vessels (Bulk, Liquid, Break bulk, etc) :- $ 0.007000 Per GRT Per Hour
NOTE :- First Line Ashore to All cast-off. Minimum charges of $ 325 per day per vessel.
4) ANCHORAGE CHARGES : $ 0.001125 per GT per hour.
NOTE :- Anchorage charges will be applicable, from the time of vessel dropping anchor till the time the pilot board the vessel for berthing.
5) MOORING CHARGES : $ 0.017360 Per GT Per VCN
NOTE :- Includes mooring & unmooring activity.
6) PORT ENVIRONMENT PROTECTION SAFETY CHARGES: $ 0.008340 Per MT of cargo
7) MARINE AIDS TO NAVIGATION DUES(ILH) : INR 7.5 per NRT
8) FENDER CHARGES : NA
9) PRIORITY : NA
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