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Company Name: V-OCEAN SHIPPING LINE

Company Address: 09, FIRST FLOOR | PLOT NO.39 | SWAMINARAYAN BUILDING SECTOR -9, GANDHIDHAM | KUTCH 370201|GUJARAT | INDIA


OKHA PORT INFORMATION

Last Updated: 12 May 2020


As of 2001 India census, Okha port had a population of 18,847. Males constitute 55% of the population and females 45%. Okha port has an average literacy rate of 60%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 70%, and female literacy is 48%. In Okha port, 13% of the population is under 6 years of age. It is located at the sea coast and Pakistan is quite close to the Port of Okha. Okha has Coast Guard as well as Navy protecting the sea border which has been very helpful during wars in the past. Import - Export business is carried out in a large scale which mainly consists of the aluminium ore bauxite and the chemicals manufactured at Tata Chemicals Limited situated in Mithapur (10 km away)

Brief Details

Port OKHA PORT
UN Locator Code INOKH
Location Latitude : 22° 28' N
Longitude : 60° 05' E°
Anchorage Area Anchorage is 2.4 km off shore. Vessel upto 7.5 m draught can be berth at this port.

Pilot boarding Pilotage is compulsory at the port. Latitude 22º 32.5’ N  Longitude 069º 45.8’E (same to be confirmed with reliance port control on VHF).
Maneuvering time from Anchorage to Berth updated soon.....
VHF Channel Number At Anchorage - by VHF working frequency, channel 10, 1, 14, 16 (Calling only).
Water Density updated soon.....
Weather Monsoon period - May 15 to September 14 (All Weather Port).
BA Charts required Indian naval hydrographic : 2013 and 2031.
Stevedoring Working Hrs 24 hrs Except meal break.
Tide Tidel port.
Discharge Facility Floating crane available.
Vessel Age Permitted 25 Years & subject to class approved by DG SHIPPING.
Minimum Crane Outreach updated soon.....


Terminal Details

Shore Crane
Berth No LOA(Mrts) Beam(Mtrs) Draft(Mtrs) DWT Qty SWL Cargo Handled
OKHA PORT TERMINAL
Sayaji Pier E 200 35 8 - NA NA Bauxite / Coal / Limestone
DCB Pier 158 28 8 - NA NA Soda Ash in bags / Cement in bags
Sayaji Pier W 130 25 8 - NA NA Soda Ash / Cement


General Details



Vessel Restriction Note :


updated soon.....



Navigation Details :


a) Two buoys about 360 m from shore in channel.



Cargo Handling & Loading & Discharing Rate


Okha Port handles of cargo ranging from Bulk Cargo like Coal, Bauxite, Limestone, Soda Ash in bags & Cement in bags.

For loading & discharging rate, Please contact us on web chat or e-mail at agency@voceanship.com



Port Equipment related information.


a) Tug : 2 nos. 1,600 BHP (Rukmani & Gopnath).
b) Launch : 1 no.- M.L. Gomti (Ferry service boat).
c) Barges : Private barges are available (no port barges).
d) Cranes : 1 no. of mobile crane with capacity of 12.5 tonnes + floating crane available.
e) Dredger : 1 no. of grab dredger.
f) Warehousing & Storage facilities : 16 Godowns & Two open sheds.
i) Stacking Area is 50,000 sq. m.





Vessel Husbandry Services & General Information : -


1) FRESH WATER : Limited supply by private barges.

2) FUEL OIL : Available.

3) POWER SUPPLY : Through PGVCL and port is having its own DG set.

4) PROVISION : Available.



Marine Tariff


1) PORT DUES :
a) Ballast :- $ 0.2010 per GRT of vessel
b) Non-Ballasr :- $ 0.271 per GRT of vessel

2) PILOTAGE CHARGES :
a) $ 0.271 upto 30,000 GRT
b) $ 0.176 more than 30,000 GRT

3) BERTH HIRE CHARGES :
a) $ 0.136 per GRT per day

4) ANCHORAGE CHARGES : NA

5) VTS CHARGES :
a) INR 4.40 Per GRT for general cargo
b) INR 6.60 Per GRT for sulphur cargo

6) TUG CHARGES FOR BERTHING / UNBERTHING : $ 2377.62

7) INDIAN LIGHT HOUSE DUES : INR 08.00 per NRT

8) GANGWAY CHARGES : NA

9) FENDER CHARGES : NA

10) PRIORITY : NA








Above restrictions / information are current and are subject to change without any prior intimation from port authorities