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Visakhapatnam, India

V.O. Chidambaranar Port, India

Draft revision
Wednesday, January 2, 2019, Visakhapatnam, India

Visakhapatnam Port Trust has advised that the permissible draft at West Quay (WQ-1, WQ-2 & WQ-3 berths) has been revised from 13.00m to 13.5m with a tide of 0.5m, with immediate effect.

For further details and information about operations in India contact GAC India at

Increase in maximum permissible draft
Wednesday, January 2, 2019, V.O. Chidambaranar Port, India

The maximum permissible draft at Berth No.VIII and Berth No.IX is increased from the present 14.0m to 14.2m with immediate effect.

14.2m draft vessels shall be handled only during day light hours and utilizing the tide of at least 0.65m and in rising tide.

(For information about operations in India contact GAC India at

Source: V.O. Chidamaranar Port Trust Trade Notice dated 31 December 2018

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