Port hours & holidays

Restrictions & Sanctions

Trading restrictions (Israel)

Trading restrictions imposed against Israel

Trading restrictions imposed by Israel

  • Restrictions pertaining to flag/nationality of crew
    According to information received from local contacts, vessels flying the flag/registered in countries opposing the state of Israel are prohibited from entering Israeli waters/ports. There are no restrictions regarding the nationality of officers/crew from such countries. However, such nationals will be detained by the port police for the duration of the vessel's stay in port.
  • Restrictions pertaining to vessel type / flag
    In accordance with "Regulations of Shipping and Ports (Safety of Navigation 1982), regulation 15(a) tankers carrying persistent oils as cargo will not be permitted to enter Israeli territorial waters (i) in the Mediterranean if of 25 years of age and above and (ii) in the Gulf of Aqaba if of 20 years of age and above - effective as from 18 February 2003.
  • United Nations

Restrictions & sanctions (Israel)

Bunker prices: sourced from www.mabux.com

Current bunker prices Last Updated: 02:19 (GMT) - 25 May 2020

PORTS 380cSt 180cSt VLS FO MGO LS
Rotterdam 185 ↓ (-4) 239 ↓ (-10) 256 ↓ (-9)
Singapore 208 ↓ (-7) 273 ↓ (-3) 306 ↑ (+3)
Fujairah 188 ↓ (-2) 279 ↓ (-6) 368 ↓ (-5)
Copenhagen 203 ↓ (-5) 258 ↓ (-5) 301 ↓ (-17)
Gothenburg 200 ↓ (-5) 255 ↓ (-5) 298 ↓ (-17)
St. Petersburg 160 → (+0) 210 → (+0) 270 → (+0)
Tallinn 204 ↑ (+2) 261 ↑ (+12) 331 ↑ (+3)
Gibraltar 232 ↑ (+6) 280 ↑ (+4) 323 ↑ (+3)
Pireaus 227 ↑ (+10) 283 ↑ (+3) 293 ↑ (+3)
Istanbul 270 ↓ (-5) 310 ↓ (-15)
Houston 200 ↓ (-5) 255 ↓ (-3) 297 ↓ (-8)
Panama Canal 245 → (+0) 285 ↓ (-5) 330 ↓ (-10)
Santos 258 ↓ (-15) 258 ↓ (-15) 365 ↑ (+5)
Buenos Aires 290 → (+0) 455 → (+0)
Hamburg 180 ↓ (-5) 245 ↓ (-10) 290 ↓ (-9)
Riga 200 → (+0) 249 → (+0) 330 → (+0)
Suape(XB)
Antwerpen 187 ↓ (-4) 241 ↓ (-10) 258 ↓ (-9)
New York 215 ↓ (-10) 275 → (+0) 312 → (+0)
Philadelphia 218 ↓ (-10) 280 → (+0) 317 → (+0)
Hong Kong 224 ↓ (-7) 266 ↓ (-11) 282 ↓ (-11)
Genoa 218 ↑ (+7) 294 ↓ (-5) 338 ↓ (-8)
Augusta 234 ↑ (+7) 285 ↓ (-5) 329 ↓ (-8)
Rio de Janeiro 283 ↓ (-15) 283 ↓ (-15) 335 ↑ (+5)
Bremerhaven 200 ↓ (-5) 225 ↓ (-10) 304 ↓ (-9)
Paranagua 288 ↓ (-15) 288 ↓ (-15) 398 ↑ (+5)
Rio Grande 288 ↓ (-15) 288 ↓ (-15) 399 ↑ (+5)
Recife
Salvador 296 ↓ (-15) 296 ↓ (-15) 380 ↑ (+5)
Fortaleza 274 ↓ (-15) 274 ↓ (-15) 388 ↑ (+5)
Fremantle 440 ↑ (+20) 480 ↑ (+30)
Belem 317 ↓ (-15) 317 ↓ (-15) 412 ↑ (+5)
Tubarao 283 ↓ (-15) 283 ↓ (-15) 388 ↑ (+5)
Curacao 544 → (+0) 579 ↓ (-3)
New Orleans 235 → (+0) 260 ↓ (-5) 290 ↑ (+5)
Manaus 297 ↓ (-14) 297 ↓ (-14) 376 ↑ (+5)
Niteroi 283 ↓ (-16) 283 ↓ (-16) 335 ↓ (-19)
Praia Mole 283 ↓ (-15) 283 ↓ (-15) 388 ↑ (+5)
Suape(XP)
Vila do Conde 317 ↓ (-15) 317 ↓ (-15) 412 ↑ (+5)
Vitoria 283 ↓ (-15) 283 ↓ (-15) 388 ↑ (+5)
Itaqui (XP) 320 ↓ (-15) 320 ↓ (-15) 406 ↑ (+5)
Miami 252 ↓ (-5) 356 ↓ (-8)

Maximum Size

In metres In feet
Max. LOA 313.0
Max. beam 48.0
Max. draft 18.0 
Max. DWT 225,000

The maximum dimensions mentioned above do not necessarily apply to all berths, quays or areas within the port.