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Situated about 25 KM to the north of Kuantan city and facing South China Sea, Kuantan Port (Latitude 3°58'N, Longitude 103° 26'E) is a multipurpose port in the East Coast Region of Peninsular Malaysia.
Previously run by Kuantan Port Authority, it has been privatised since 1998 and is currently operated by Kuantan Port Consortium Sdn Bhd.
|1974||Kuantan Port Authority established|
|1976||Construction of Kuantan Port started|
|1998||Privatised and managed by Kuantan Port Consortium Sdn Bhd since|
|2001||Phase II Expansion (Inner Basin Project) completed|
|2003||Dedicated Container Berth operational|
|Type of Berth||Quantity of Berth||Total Length (Metre)||Draft (Metre)||Deadweight Tonnage (DWT)||Maximum Displacement Tonnes|
|Palm Oil Berth No.1||1||250||11.5||40,000||54,000|
|Palm Oil Berth No.2||1||150||8.0||6,000||8,000|
|Palm Oil Berth No.3||1||240||11.4||40,000||53,000|
Containerized Cargo Handling
Kuantan Port has containers handling equipment and machineries such as container gantry cranes, rubber tyred gantry cranes, reach stackers, container trailers and forklifts. It provides a container freight station of 9,600 square metres for the stuffing and unstuffing of containers and a container yard with 1,500 ground slots and 168 reefer points. Kuantan Port container yard offers one of the longest free storage period in Malaysia.
|Import Container (Laden)||Export Container (Laden)||Empty Container||Transshipment Container|
|7 Days||14 Days||21 Days||21 Days|
Kuantan Port Container Yard with Reefer Service
- Location of Kuantan Port (zoom-in view)
- Satellite Image of Kuantan Port
- Kuantan Port Consortium
- Kuantan Port Authority