PYONGTAEK(DANGJIN)(37-02-00N / 126-45-00E)

There is no bunker suppliers/facilities. Therefore, bunker should be supplied by lightering from Inchon port.

 Method Of Delivery

 By barge or oil lighter


 All kinds

 Minimum Charge

 USD300 ~ 500 in case under 100 MT lumpsum

Additional Barge Charge  USD1,800 ~ USD2,500 variable depending on 
 the congestion of barge service


 For quotation


Pyongtaek port located on the mid-western coast of the Korean Peninsula, 9.5m difference of its tide, 11~18m depth and 30km of port channel and is well-known as port of an advanced post for the supply of LNG to the capital city area. 
This port is approached from the sea-route of Asan port where is natural deep water, but is partially connected with the restricted channel due to dredging in the course to the inner bay from the entrance of the port. The distance from the channel entrance to the pier is about 30km and this channel is divided into the approach channel and entrance channel. The approach channel is 17.6km in length and 1.0km in width, respectively and the entrance of this channel is located on the northern part of Ippa-do and the first section of the channel is used as natural shelter for vessels in case of emergency. The width of the channel in the 1.8 km section from the shelter area to the starting point of entrance channel is narrowed to 400m. The entrance section of the channel is located on a straight line with approach channel. However, about 5km section of entrance channel is located on the direction of 144 degrees with 10 degrees left-side and 2.6km section approaching to the next mooring area is located on the direction of 086 degrees with 56 degrees left-side.
Pilotage is compulsory (Ippa-do pilot station about 37-08-00N / 126-30-00E) and all ocean-going vessels entering into this port must be led by pilot from An-do pilot station (see Inchon Port), about 92 km away from the inner bay, must of them are at present LNG/LPG ships including some small-sized coastal ships carrying the domestic cargoes and small/handy-sized vessels carrying steel products from Hanbo Steel and Dongbu Steel.

There is no pilot service for night time by the regulations.

  • Pilot boarding time for arrival vessel : 07:00 - 16:00 hrs
  • Pilot boarding time for departure vessel : 07:00 - 18:00 hrs
The quarantine anchorage is located on the sea of 37-08-11N/ 136-31-37E and vessels can be dropped anchor at any proper place where around of pilot station however should kept watching fishing net.