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Chittagong Port Authority ( CPA ):
Chittagong port is the major seaport of Bangladesh. It provides a major gateway for the country`s trade with outside world. This port handles around 92 % of total maritime trade of Bangladesh. It is a tidal port.
Official Name : Chittagong Port Authority ( CPA )
Website : www.cpa.gov.bd
Location : Chittagong port is situated in the estuary of the river Karnaphuli, Being around eight nautical miles inshore from the port`s outer ancharage.
General Cargo Berth 06 Nos.
Container Berths 11 Nos
( 5 berth equipped with gantry crane )
Specialized Berth for Bulk Handling 07 Nos.
Repair Berth 02 Nos.
River Mooring 05 Nos.
General Cargo Handling Facilities :
Storage Space :
Transit Shed 64,365 Sqm
Warehouse 45,891 Sqm
Open Dumps 290,000 Sqm
Cargo Handing Equipment :
Mobile Crane 31 Nos.
Forklift Truck 84 Nos.
Industrial Tractor 14 Nos.
Heavy Trailer 02 Nos.
Light Trailer 30 Nos.
Container Handling Facilities :
Holding Capacity (GCB+CCT+NCT+NCY) 32017 TEUs
Yard 20 Nos.
Container Freight Station 45064 sq.m
CFS at CCT 13671 sq.m
Container Storage Yard (GCB+CCT+NCT+NCY) 672803 sq.m
Railway Container siding 550 m
Reefer Points 900 (415 volts)
Stand by Generator 8 mw
Container Handling Equipment :
Quay Gantry Crane 4 Nos.
Rubber Tyred Gantry Crane 11 Nos.
Straddle Carrier 31 Nos.
Reach Stacker 16 Nos.
Forklift Truck 24 Nos.
Container Mover 6 Nos.
Terminal Tractor 43 Nos.
Trailer 55 Nos.
Navigation Information :
Permissible Draught 8.50 M to 9.20 M
Permissible LOA 186 M
Tidal Range 2.0 to 5.5 M
Radio Communication VHF Channel 12 & 16
Night Navigation LOA limited to 153 M