Mozambique Port of Maputo

Key port information can also be found at:

Website of the Maritime Database on the Port of Maputo

For a general overview on the Port of Maputo, please select the following document:

Mozambique Port of Maputo Additional Information

Port Location and Contacts

Country

Mozambique

Province or District

Maputo

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

Name: n/a

km: n/a

Port's Complete Name

n/a

Latitude

S 25° 58’ 00.00”

Longitude

S 25° 58’ 00.00”

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

n/a

Management Contact Person

n/a

Closest Airport and Frequent Airlines to / from International Destinations

Airport Name: n/a

Airlines: n/a

Port Picture

Description and Contacts of Key Companies

4.2.3 Mozambique Port and Waterways Company Contact List

Port Performance

Handling Figures

Year 2009

Vessel Calls

690

Container Traffic (TEUs)

234

For further port performance information, please select the following document:

 Mozambique Port of Maputo Additional Information

Berthing Specifications

Type of Berth

Quantity

Length (m)

Maximum Draft (m)

Conventional Berth

8

646

5 - 11

Container Berth

4

755

5 - 7

Silo Berth

n/a

n/a

n/a

Berthing Tugs

n/a

Water Barges

n/a

For further informaiton on berthing specifications, please select the following document:

Mozambique Port of Maputo Additional Information

General Cargo Handling Berths

For information on general cargo handling berths, please select the following document:

Mozambique Port of Maputo Additional Information

Port Handling Equipment

Containers: There are two ship-to-shore gantry cranes with 42 mt capacity spreaders and a 50 mt hook capacity. Ships’ gear (sometimes) supplements the shore equipment. Throughput is 15 containers per hour per hook

Bagged Cargo: Bagging occurs in large quantities in three continuous shifts with four hooks. The average is 1,500 mt per day. Direct discharge to wagons averages 1,000 mt per day, depending on the availability of wagons and shunting engines

Bulk Grain: There is a potential for discharging parcels of 5 – 10,000 mt (with grabs into hoppers). Three continuous shifts bag 20% of the tonnage, using four hooks (with bulk grain loaded into HSB wagons after caulking (approximately 30 mt); that is then topped with 200 bags before everything is covered with tarpaulins. The daily throughput is 1,500 mt, depending on the availability of wagons, tarpaulins, and shunting engines or tractors. Two 90 mt capacity Vac-U-Vator grain pumps and two serviceable bagging machines are also available

Discharge of bulk grain at Matola: At the Stema Silo Terminal in Matola, the potential discharge rate is 250 mt per hour with an average daily throughput of 4,000 – 5,000 mt

Equipment

Available

(Yes / No)

Total Quantity and Capacity Available

Comments on Current Condition and Actual Usage

Dockside Crane

n/a

-

-

Container Gantries

n/a

-

-

Mobile Cranes

Yes

1 (MIPS) - 28 mt

-

Reachstacker

n/a

-

-

RoRo Tugmaster (w/ Trailer)

n/a

-

-

Grain Elevator w/ Bagging Machines

n/a

-

-

Transtrainer

n/a

-

-

Forklifts

Yes

17 - up to 45 mt

-

For further information on operational port cargo equipment, please select the following document:

Mozambique Port of Maputo Additional Information

Container Facilities

For information on containerised cargo and charges, please select the following document:

Mozambique Port of Maputo Additional Information

Facilities

20 ft

40 ft

Container Facilities Available

Yes

Yes

Container Freight Station (CFS)

Yes, 7

Yes, 7

Refrigerated Container Stations

n/a

n/a

Other Capacity Details

Daily Take Off Capacity (Containers per day)

200

Number of Reefer Stations (connection points)

116

Emergency Take-off Capacity (Give an indication)

n/a

Off take capacity of gang shift (in Containers per shift)

n/a

n/a

For further informaiton on container facilities, please select the following document:

Mozambique Port of Maputo Additional Information

Customs Guidance

1.3 Mozambique Customs Information

Terminal Information

Grain and Bulk Handling

For information on Grain and Bulk Handling, please select the following document:

Mozambique Port of Maputo Additional Information

Main Storage Terminal

For information on storage facilities and charges, please select the following document:

 Mozambique Port of Maputo Additional Information