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GAC 01072014Passenger Landing Charge
October 31, 2014, Indonesia, Benoa

With effect from 1 January 2015 the Passenger Landing Charge at PT. Pelabuhan Indonesia III (Persero) Benoa Branch will be adjusted as below:

FOREIGN PASSENGERS

Old tariff: IDR 16, 000

New tariff: IDR 21, 600

DOMESTIC PASSENGERS (Using Terminal Directly)

Old tariff: IDR 8, 000

New tariff: IDR10, 800

DOMESTIC PASSENGERS (Not Using Terminal Directly)

Old tariff: IDR 6, 000

New tariff: IDR 8, 000

ESCORTING

Old tariff: IDR 3, 000

New tariff: IDR 5, 000

For information about operations in Indonesia, contact PT Andhika GAC at shipping.inidonesia@gac.com

Tugboat crew missing after collision
October 31, 2014, Malaysia, Kuantan

Five members of a tugboat crew are missing after a collision with a merchant ship about 9NM off Tanjung Gelang yesterday (30 October). One crew member was rescued by fishermen.

A search and rescue operation found debris, an oil slick and a life buoy about 4.2NM from the scene of the collision.

For information about operations in Malaysia contact GAC-Kudrat at gac-kudrat.malaysia@gac.com

Temporary closure of landing steps
October 31, 2014, Hong Kong, Hong Kong

Landing steps No.1 & 2 of Central Pier No.9 will be temporarily closed between 0900 hours and 1600 hours from 10 to 16 November 2014 to facilitate an exhibition of a tug which will be berthed to the landing steps during the periods mentioned above.

Owners, operators, coxswains and person-in-charge of vessels are advised to use other landing facilities in the vicinity during the period of closure.

(For information about operations in Hong Kong contact GAC Hong Kong at shipping.hongkong@gac.com)

Source: Government of Hong Kong SAR Marine Department Notice No.137 of 2014

Reclamation works off Temasek Fairway
October 31, 2014, Singapore, Singapore

From 1 November 2014 to 19 January 2015, reclamation works will be conducted at Tuas View off Temasek Fairway.

According to the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore’s Port Marine Notice No.132 of 2014, the works will be conducted 24 hours daily – including Sundays & Public Holidays – within a working area bounded by the following coordinates (WGS Datum):

1) 1° 16.297’N / 103° 38.387’E

2) 1° 16.297’N / 103° 38.709’E

3) 1° 15.415’N / 103° 38.709’E

4) 1° 15.415’N / 103° 37.259’E

Reclamation works involve removal of existing stone shore protection, dredging work and underwater blasting at basin and sand key trench for Caisson.

Craft involved in the works will exhibit the appropriate local and international day and night signals.

When in the vicinity of the working areas, mariners are reminded to:

(a) keep well clear and not to enter the working areas;

(b) maintain a proper lookout;

(c) proceed at a safe speed and navigate with caution;

(d) maintain a listening watch on VHF Channel 21 (Jurong Control);

and

(e) communicate with Jurong Control on VHF Channel 22 for assistance, if required.

For information about operations in Singapore contact GAC Singapore at singapore@gac.com

GAC Bunker Fuels Ltd Pricing Alert
Market Price Update 31/10/14

COUNTRY 180 CST 380 CST MGO MDO
Aberdeen 0 0 747.00 0
Aden 740.00 675.00 1, 100.00 0
Alexandria 755.00 640.00 1, 150.00 0
Amsterdam 488.00 458.00 725.00 0
Antwerp 483.00 453.00 720.00 0
Aqaba 0 720.00 1, 020.00 0
Bahrain 0 0 890.00 0
Bergen 533.00 511.00 765.00 0
Busan 530.00 513.00 750.00 740.00
Cape Town 532.00 0 797.00 0
Colombo 555.00 550.00 945.00 0
Dubai 545.00 530.00 810.00 0
Durban 498.00 0 978.00 0
Fujairah 510.00 485.00 950.00 0
Gibraltar 554.00 524.00 805.00 0
Hambantota 605.00 585.00 940.00 0
Hong Kong 504.00 496.00 775.00 0
Houston 527.00 457.00 817.00 0
Istanbul 537.00 507.00 812.00 0
Jeddah 705.00 660.00 1, 090.00 0
Kaohsiung 548.00 538.00 875.00 860.00
Kuwait 0 520.00 1, 200.00 0
Lerwick 0 0 794.00 0
Malta 657.00 631.00 780.00 0
Montrose 0 0 796.00 0
Mumbai 521.00 511.00 1, 041.00 0
New York & New Jersey 542.00 487.00 853.00 0
Panama 610.00 484.00 911.00 0
Piraeus 564.00 541.00 790.00 0
Port Louis 682.00 0 956.00 0
Port Said 750.00 640.00 1, 100.00 0
Qatar 0 0 890.00 0
Richards Bay 523.00 0 998.00 0
Rio de Janeiro 505.00 481.00 869.00 0
Rotterdam 583.00 453.00 720.00 0
Salalah 650.00 600.00 1, 070.00 0
Shanghai 545.00 516.00 958.00 0
Sharjah 545.00 530.00 810.00 0
Singapore 506.00 494.00 749.00 0
Sohar 0 630.00 1, 025.00 0
St Petersburg 348.00 318.00 645.00 0
Stavanger 0 0 784.00 0
Suez 690.00 615.00 1, 090.00 0
Walvis Bay 682.00 0 900.00 0
West Africa OFFSHORE – FROM ABIDJAN TO LUANDA 735.00 660.00 935.00 0

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“Jo”

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