From Vung Tau anchorage
point (Buoy 0) to Saigon Port through Long Tau
- Pilot boarding position: 10o20'N - 107o03'E
- Channel Length: 85km, Depth: -8.5m, Draft: 11m
- Tidal regime: irregular semi-diurnal. Average range: 3.0m
- Location of terminals in HCMC area: 10o50'N - 106o45'E.
- Max size acceptable: 32,000 DWT (wharf side draft limit 11m)
(60,000 DWT at Thieng Lieng buoy berth, -13.5m depth)
- Terminal location in Mekong Delta:10o03'N - 105o42'E
via Dinh An estuary.