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Port Louis - Facilities Available


The Republic of Mauritius: Brief Overview


Land Area:

1.9 Mn km

Estimated GDP growth:

4.2 %

GDP per capita:

USD 8,500


Growth in Major Sectors of the economy registered in 2012


Sugar production: growth of

 4.4%

Manufacturing industries: growth of

1.5%

Construction: to grow by

3.5%

Tourism: growth of

3.0 %

Transport, storage & Communications: increase by

5.5%

Financial & offshore Services: growth of

4.7%



This page, apart from the here above short into on the country as a whole, contains details about the various quays at Port-Louis Harbour and their related functions.  We, as shipping agents based in Port-Louis, Mauritius can assist you to arrange for booking of these berth areas prior to arrival of a ship at Port Louis. Except for a couple of privately operated Quays, the majority of these facilities are under the management of the Mauritius Ports Authorities.

 

Port Louis Harbour has:


Quays at Port Louis


Quay

Length (m)

Dredged Depth (m)

Type of Traffic Handled

Terminal I

A

210

12.2

Black oil, Fuel oil, Edible oil, General cargo, Maize, Molasses, Soya-bean meal, Wheat, Passengers and Inter-island trade

D

170

12.2

Black oil, Fuel oil, Edible oil, General cargo, Maize, Molasses, Soya-bean meal, Wheat, Passengers and Inter-island trade

E

135

9

Black oil, General cargo, Passengers and Inter-island trade

Trou Fanfaron I

160

5.5

  Fishing Vessels

Trou Fanfaron II

185

6

  Fishing Vessels

Froid de Mascareignes (P)

310

4.6 - 8.0

  Fishing Vessels

Terminal II

Quay No.1

123

12.2

Black Oil, Coal, Fertilizers, White oil

Quay No.2

180

12.2

Cement, Coal, Containers, General Cargo

Quay No.3

185

12.2

General Cargo & Containers

Quay No.4

185

12.2

General Cargo, Containers, LPG & Bitumen

Bulk Sugar Terminal

210

12.2

Bulk sugar, Black oil

Mauritius Freeport Development  (P)

118

7

Fish

Cruise Jetty

124

10.8

Priority to Cruise Vessels, may accommodate other types of vessels as well.

Terminal III

MCT1

280

14.0 

Containers

MCT2

280

14.0 

Containers

Oil Jetty

270

14.5

Tankers

P – Privately Operated Quay



Support services provided by the port and other operators include:


Port Infrastructure Investment: some 3.5 Mn USD over the last 5 years and another 3.5 Mn USD in the next 5 years.


Port Louis: