Port of Tema (Ghana)
Port Detail
Port Authority: Ghana Ports and Harbours Authority
Address: PO Box 139
Phone: 233 22 204385
Fax: 233 22 204136
800 Number:
Email: tema@ghanaports.net
Web Site: www.ghanaports.gov.gh
Latitude: 5º 37' 59' N
Longitude: 0º 1' 0' E
Port Type: Seaport
Port Size: Medium
Max Draft: 9.75 m
General Information
First Port of Entry: Yes
ETA Message Required: Yes
USA Representative: Yes
Medical Facilities: Yes
Harbor Characteristics
Harbor Size: Small
Shelter: Fair
Maximum Vessel Size: Over 500 feet in length
Harbor Type: Coastal Breakwater
Turning Area:
Good Holding Ground: Yes
Entrance Restrictions
Tide: Yes
Overhead Limit:
Swell: Yes
Other: Yes
Water Depth
Channel: 31 - 35 feet 9.4 - 10 meters
Cargo Pier: 21 - 25 feet 6.4 - 7.6 meters
Mean Tide: 2 feet
Anchorage: 31 - 35 feet 9.4 - 10 meters
Oil Terminal: 31 - 35 feet 9.4 - 10 meters
Compulsory: Yes
Advisable: Yes
Local Assist:
Assist: Yes
Pratique: Yes
Other: Yes
Deratt Cert: Yes
Telephone: Yes
Air: Yes
Telegraph: Yes
Radio Tel: Yes
Rail: Yes
Loading & Unloading
Wharves: Yes
Med Moor:
Anchor: Yes
Lifts & Cranes
100+ Ton Lifts:
50-100 Ton Lifts: Yes
25-49 Ton Lifts: Yes
0-24 Ton Lifts: Yes
Fixed Cranes: Yes
Mobile Cranes: Yes
Floating Cranes:
Port Services
Longshore: Yes
Electrical Repair: Yes
Electrical: Yes
Navigation Equipment: Yes
Provisions: Yes
Fuel Oil: Yes
Deck: Yes
Water: Yes
Diesel Oil: Yes
Engine: Yes
Repairs, Drydock, Railway & Other Services
Ship Repairs: Moderate
Marine Railroad Size: Large
Drydock Size: Medium
Garbage Disposal: Yes
Dirty Ballast: Yes
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