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Pre Arrival:  Overview | Location | Charts | Limits   ...
Arrival:  Arrival | Approach | Pilots | Anchor
Communications:  Pratique | Pre-Arrival | VHF | VTS/Radar
Berthing Ops:  Tugs | Berths
Cargo:  Bulk | Containers | Tankers | Cranes | Handling   ...
Pollution:  Pollution | Waste
Facilities:  Medical | Water | Fuel | Drydock | Repairs   ...
Security:  Police etc | Fire | Security | Stowaway
Local Info:  Weather | Delays
Shore:  Consuls | Tel. | Airport | Connections | Banks
Misc:  Authority | Agent
Report:  Report

Summary

Max. Size:  Breakbulk:  20,000 d.w.t., depth 9.0 m. Containers:  30,000 d.w.t. Passengers:  20,000 d.w.t., depth 9.0 m. Bulk:  20,000 d.w.t., depth 11.0 m. Tankers:  30,000 d.w.t., depth 11.5 m.
Fuel:  Available.
Airport:  Songshan Int'l, Taipei, 25 km., Taoyuan Int'l, Taipei, 55 km.
Repairs/Drydocks:  130,000 d.w.t., length 275 m., width 45.0 m.
Medical:  Facilities available.
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Also see General before first Taiwan port
OVERVIEW:  One of Taiwan's two major ports, the other being Kaohsiung. Hub port handling all types of cargo, serving the capital Taipei. Port comprises over 9,000 m. of berths, in east and west areas (and designated accordingly), with at least 8,000 m. operational. Port covers a total area of approx. 572 ha. and has an outer and an inner harbour.
LOCATION:  Northern end of Taiwan, at the confluence of the East China Sea and Taiwan Strait.
CHARTS:  BA Charts No. 2619 and 3658.
Publications:  BA China Sea Pilot, Vol. 3, NP 32.
PORT LIMITS:  The waters and ratified land area bounded by a line connecting the west and east breakwaters (approx. 25° 09.51′ N, 121° 45.15′ E and 25° 09.84′ N, 121° 45.23′ E respectively) and north and south breakwaters of Ba-Tz-Men area (approx. 25° 09.40′ N, 121° 46.41′ E and 25° 09.37′