Port of Buenaventura

Colombia

General Information

Address Avenida Portuaria
Edificio de Administracon
Buenaventura
Colombia

Port Authority Sociedad Portuaria Regional de Buenaventura S.A.

Phone 691 43 48

Fax 691 43 52

Email matildec@sprbun.com

Coordinates 3º 53' 18'' N, -77º -2' -39'' W

Decimal 3.8883833, -77.0443726

UN/LOCODE COBUN

Port Type Pier, Jetty or Wharf

Port Size Medium

Website www.puertobuenaventura.com

Terminal Yes

List of main shipping lines serving the port

ALIANCA, APL, CCNI, CHINA SHIPPING, CMA CGM, CP SHIPS, DCL, Evergreen, HAMBURG SUD, Hapag-Lloyd, LIBRA, Maersk, MOL, MSC, NORASIA, NYK, SEABOARD MARINE, Sealand, Wan Hai

Port Detail

Region West Coast Of South America

Inland port Yes

Entrance Restrictions

Mean tide 3 feet m

Tide

Overhead Limit

Swell

Water Depth

Channel 16 - 20 feet 4.9 - 6.1 meters

Cargo Pier 31 - 35 feet 9.4 - 10 meters

Mean Tide 3 feet

Anchorage 31 - 35 feet 9.4 - 10 meters

Oil Terminal 31 - 35 feet 9.4 - 10 meters

Harbor Characteristics

Harbor Size Small

Shelter Good

Max Vessel Size Over 500 feet in length

Harbor Type River Natural

Turning Area

Pilotage

Compulsory

Available

Advisable

Local Assist

Supplies

Provisions

Fuel Oil

Deck

Water

Diesel Oil

Engine

Lifts & Cranes

0-24 Ton Lifts

25-49 Ton Lifts

50-100 Ton Lifts

100+ Ton Lifts

Fixed Cranes

Mobile Cranes

Floating Cranes

Loading & Unloading

Wharves

Med Moor

Ice

Anchor

Beach

Tugs

Assist

Salvage

Quarantine

Pratique

Deratt Cert

Port Services

Longshore

Electrical Repair

Steam

Electrical

Navigation Eq

Repairs, Drydock & Other Services

Ship Repairs Limited

Marine Railroad

Degauss -

Drydock Size

Garbage Disposal

Dirty Ballast

Communications

Telephone

Radio

Air

Telegraph

Radio Tel

Rail