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Maritime Database Information 

Port website: Port of Bejaia Website

Port Location and Contacts

Country

Algeria

Province or District

Bejaia

Town or City (Closest location) with Distance (km)

Name: Bejaia

km: n/a

Port's Complete Name

Port of Bejaia 

Latitude

36.75

Longitude

5.066667

Managing Company or Port Authority (If more than one operator, break down by area of operation)

Enterprise Portuaire de Bejaia (EPB)

Management Contact Person

SEACOM General Manager: Hamid Bakri 

Closest Airport and Frequent Airlines to / from International Destinations

Airport Name: Bejaia

Airlines: n/a

Description and Contacts of Key Companies

Port Performance

The total Traffic treated in 2009 by this port was 15,848,005 tons, included the volume of oil export 

Ferry Terminal. Capacity 45,000 passengers / year

Discharge Rates and Terminal Handling Charges

http://www.portdebejaia.dz/index.php/en/

Berthing Specifications

  • Total area: 44 ha including 42 ha of land-cover full-and 2 acres
  • 3 pools with a total area of 156 ha
  • Drainage Port Forward: Its area is 75 hectares and its depth varies between 10 m and 13.5 m.
  • The front port is designed to handle tankers;
  • Drainage of the Old Port: Its area is 26 hectares and depth is around 8m;
  • Basins of the Rear Port: Its area is 55 hectares and drafts vary between 10 m and 12m
  • Linear total quay: 2,200 m, totaling 8 quays, for 24 berths.

Type of Berth

Quantity

Length (m)

Maximum Draft (m)

Conventional Berth

n/an/an/a

Container Berth

n/an/an/a

Silo Berth

Grain silo

Oil Silo (CEVITAL)

30000 T CATO

120,000 T

n/a

Berthing Tugs

n/a

Water Barges

n/a

The silos are exclusively reserved for the usage the two main companies OAIC, for cereals and CEviTAL for oil 

Port Handling Equipment

Equipment

Available

(Yes / No)

Total Quantity and Capacity Available

Comments on Current Condition and Actual Usage

Dockside Crane

Yes

15 to 80 tons 

n/a

Container Gantries

 

n/a

n/a

Mobile Cranes

Yes

40 to 90 tons 

n/a

Reachstacker

Yes

36 to 45 tons

n/a

RoRo Tugmaster (w/ Trailer)

Yes

n/a

n/a

Grain Elevator w/ Bagging Machines

Yes

n/a

n/a

Transtrainer

n/a

n/a

n/a

Forklifts

Yes

2,5 to 28 tons

n/a

Other

floating dock

truck scales

15,000 tons

60 to 100 tons

n/a

Container Facilities

BMT - SPA (Bejaia Mediterranean Terminal) operates the Container Terminal yard of Bejaia port. The company is a joint venture between EPB, the port authority that manages the port and PORTEK Systems and Equipment, a subsidiary of PORTEK international. 

Customs Guidance

1.3 Algeria Customs Information

Terminal Information

Grain and Bulk Handling: Grain sucker: 250 tonnes/heure