Last Updated: 24 Feb 2021
Navlakhi Port is an all-weather lighterage non-major intermediate port. It is situated on the southwest end of the Gulf of Kutch in Hansthal Creek, India. The Port is about 45 km from Morbi and 160 km from Kandla. Navigation is permitted only during daylight hours; boats use channel buoys for navigation. The port unloads 8,000 to 9,000 MT of coal per day. It is governed by the Gujarat Maritime Board. The nearest airports are Rajkot (120 km) and Jamnagar (135 km).
|UN Locator Code||INNAV
|Location||Latitude : 22°58 ' 25" N
Longitude : 70°27'24 E°
|Anchorage Area||The Outer anchorage is situated at 25 nautical mile from port near Tuna bouy at Lat: 22o 48.2' N Long: 70o 10.6’ E for draft up to 12m and at Lat: 22o 50.3' N and Long: 70o 10.6' E for draft more than 12m. The inner anchorage is at 5.5 nautical miles from the port situated at Lat: 22o 55.43'N and Long: 70o 22. 86' E and available draft is more than 12m.
|Pilot boarding||Pilotage is not compulsory at the Port up to a draft of 9 m. For a draft of more than 9 m. pilot guide is necessary, from Tuna Buoy up to the anchorage, for which advance intimation of 24 hours is necessary.
|Maneuvering time from Anchorage to Berth||updated soon.....|
|VHF Channel Number||Port Control keeps 24 Hr. watch on VHF Ch.14/16/71.
|Water Density||The density of the seawater here is approximately 1024 but may reduce up to 1020 during monsoon.
|Weather||All Weather Port
|BA Charts required||2017 and 43
|Stevedoring Working Hrs||24 hrs Except meal break
|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|
A) No restrictions for vessel working at outer anchorage.
B) Upto 225 LOA. - Draft 11 mtrs to 12 mtrs at Inner anch as per tide of the day.
A) Pilot Station : Tuna Buoy
B) Navigational aid : available at outer Tuna Buoy - 17.5 nautical miles from Navlakhi. The Navlakhi Port limit starts only from Buoy No. 5, installed in Hansthal Creek.
IMPORT : Coal, Coke, Fluorspar & Pig Iron.
EXPORT : Salt.
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1) Launch : 02 nos.
2) Crane : 2. nos.
3) Barge : private barges are arranged by port user that enables handling of 10,000 to 15,000 metric tonnes of cargo per day.
4) Dry dock : 30m x 15m.
5) Storage Facilities:-
a) Open plots around : 160000 sq.m. (versamedi Side 96,600 sq.m. and Sui Side 63400 sq.m.)
b) Covered godowns : 5 nos. (5130 sq. m.)
a) Light Mast tower 18 m high : 25 Nos.
b) Light Pole 5 m high : 5 Nos.
7) Water supply:-
a) To provide potable water to port and users water supply facilities is provided by GMB.
1) FRESH WATER : Available.
2) FUEL OIL : Available.
3) PROVISION : Available.
1) PORT DUES :
a) $ 0.271Per GRT.
2) PILOTAGE CHARGES :
a) $ 0.108 Upto 30000 GRT (Only pilot is provided by GMB, launch vessel is not provide)
b) $ 0.068 More than 30000 GRT (Only pilot is provided by GMB, launch vessel is not provide)
3) BERTH HIRE CHARGES : NA
4) ANCHORAGE CHARGES : NA
5) VTS CHARGES : INR 4.84 Per GRT
6) INDIAN LIGHT HOUSE DUES : INR 08.00 per NRT
7) GANGWAY CHARGES : NA
8) FENDER CHARGES : NA
9) PRIORITY : NA
Above restrictions / information are current and are subject to change without any prior intimation from port authorities