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Table 2 Port data

From: Shipping Optimisation Systems (SOS): tramp optimisation perspective

Data item Cost/call in US$ (Lights, towage) Cost/day in US$ (Quay services) Waiting days* (Anchor, idle) Cargo handling mt/day
Port name
Alexandria (Egypt) 1500 150 0 34,000
Baltimore 12,000 1200 0.3 40,000
Shuaiba (Kuwait) 8000 800 0.5 37,000
Maracaibo 10,700 1070 0.5 37,000
Odessa 10,000 1000 0.5 35,000
Riga (Latvia) 11,000 1100 0.3 35,000
Shanghai 9000 900 0.4 35,000
  1. * Port waiting days are classified as ‘force majeure’ and hence are not part of any demurrage or dispatch time counts