This port is not in operation at the moment due to the closure of a mine in DRC that was the principal user of the Harbour. Despite the closure there are opportunities to utilise the harbour with pontoons that would have to be leased separately. Main DRC destination was Pweto.
Port Location and Contact
Province or District
Nearest Town or City
with Distance from Port
Port's Complete Name
Managing Company or Port Authority
Anvil Mining Ltd
Management Contact Person
Mr Norman Mutandwa +260 977830802
Nearest Airport and Airlines with Frequent International Arrivals/Departures
This port is not operational at the moment as the managing company is under receivership. Contact information remains active. When in operation copper was the primary cargo. Two water barges operated from the port 75m in length.
For more information on port contacts, please see the following link: 4.4 Zambia Harbour Companies Contact List
All rates would have to be negotiated directly with the managing company at the time.
Only pontoon type boats possible enabling drive on drive off capability.
Delays occur when documentation is incomplete. Documentation requirements for food (cereals):
Electronic pre-clearance possible and recommended through forwarding agent. Bond is held by the agent for fees. ZRA is the Regulatory Authority. Inspection is required for import and export by Ministry of Agriculture and ZRA. Fee of USD 100 per foreign registered truck and 196ZMW for Zambian trucks. All trucks are subject to inspection upon entering or leaving the country.
For more information on customs in Zambia, please see the following link: 1.3 Zambia Customs Information
All labour would have to be negotiated with the managing company at the time of contracting.
Harbour is only accessible by truck. ZRA have an office opposite the Harbour Office.