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 Port Map

 

 


 

 Port Description

 

The port of Damietta is about 8.5 km to the west of Damietta branch of River Nile in the Mediterranean sea to the west of Ras El Bar, It is at the distance of 70 km to the west of port Said Port. The construction cover an area of 25 km.

 

Approach area
 

Canal entrance: The canal is 11.3 km long and 300 m wide , this gradually decreases until it reaches 250 m at water break and 15 m depth. The canal is surrounded by 18 buoys which are lit at night, odd numbers on the right and even numbers on the left, There is an external waiting area.

 

Water Break: The western waterbreak is 1640 m long, 140 m are in land and 1500 m in the sea. The Eastern waterbreak is 738 long, 200 in land and 538 m in the sea. The waterbreaks are protected from the external side the industrial acrid bocks and they are topped by a cement layer.

 

Barge channel: It consists of two ports one is 1350 m that links the barges dock to the sea and other is 3750 m that links to the dock to the Nile branch.
The area of the barge dock is 250 x 250 m and it is equipped with a berth of 250 m long where water depth is 5 m deep.
Diameter of the rotation dock is 500 m and its depth is 14.5 m in front of the containers broth and 12 m in front the general cargo berths

 

Port dimension: An imaginary line links between the two ends of the external eastern and western break waters


 

 

 

1-

Port Dues

= GRT X 0.25 

USD

2-

Light Dues

= GRT X 0.1 

USD

3-

Berthing Dues

= GRT X 0.0125 X No. of Days  

USD

4-

TUGs

= 320  per TUG 

USD

 

Number of TUGs used depends on vessel's length over all as follows:

 

L.O.A

No. of Tugs

Less than 275 ft

Nil

275 ft - 399 ft

1

400 ft - and up

2

 

5- Pilotage Dues from the outer anchorage to the berth or vice versa as per the

    following table:

 

a) From outer anchorage to the berth or vice versa:

Vessel's GRT

USD

UP TO 999

90

1000 4999

150

5000 9999

209

10000 19999

294

20000 29999

387

30000 39999

514

40000 49999

578

50000 59999

610

60000 AND UP

717

 

b) Outside Sea pilot:

Vessel's GRT

USD

UP TO 999

50

1000 4999

98

5000 9999

131

10000 19999

196

20000 29999

271

30000 39999

343

40000 49999

363

50000 59999

370

60000 AND UP

437

 

C) Inside port and basins:

Vessel's GRT

USD

UP TO 999

40

1000 4999

52

5000 9999

78

10000 19999

98

20000 29999

116

30000 39999

170

40000 49999

215

50000 59999

240

60000 AND UP

280

- 50% to be added to the above rates in case of working during night time/holiday

 

6- Mooring and Unmooring as per the following table:

 

Vessel's GRT

USD

300-999

20

1000-3999

30

4000-8999

45

9000-14999

65

15000-29999

85

30000-39999

100

40000 and up

120

 

N.B.
    20% to be added to the above rates in case working after office hours and 50 % in case working

    on Fridays and official holidays.

 

7- Official Agency  Fees
    (Payable to Maritime Sector) 


A) Basic fees

 

GRT

 USD 

Up to 3000  

250.00 

>3000 up to 5000

300.00 

>5000 up to 10000  

400.00

>10000 up to 20000   

500.00 

>20000 up to 40000  

600.00

>40000 for each 10000  

50.00

 

For Passengers & Cruise ships: 
    Up to 15000      400.00          
   
> 15000           600.00         
 
Other floating units: 

    - Yachts > 60 m LOA    90.00   
    - Towage units            200.00     
 
B) Additional fees 
 
The rates indicated in the item (A) are applicable for the first 5 days stay, USD 25.00 will be added per any extra day.

 

General Conditions

- The Yachts up to 60.00 m LOA to be exempted from the official agency fees
-
 Rebates of 50% to be granted for Passengers & Cruise ships of LOA>60m.
-
 The above fees are payable in USD for the foreign vessels.
-
 The above fees are payable in L.E. for the Egyptian vessels with the rates on the basis of that

   the USD is equal L.E..
 

Note:

  The above items does not include other port Expenses (permit of departure, over time, port

  police, quarantine, immigration, cleaning,...etc

 


 

 

Port Authority of Damietta , PO Box 13 , Damietta 34511 Egypt 
Tel    :(2 057) 290940 - 290941 - 290000
Fax    :(2 057) 290930 -
290963