Release Information

The new ports and routing changes for each recent release of the distance tables.

Tables updated to Admiralty Notices to Mariners 2019 Week 27

Notable areas of Change

China Coast.

Improvement to routing off China, with the inclusion of new ports

New Marpol Area.

New Marpol Area – Oman Area of the Arabian Sea

Port approaches reviewed

Minor changes have been made to approaches to the following ports, prompted by review or due to the release of updated charts or other information in Notices to Mariners; distances to/from these ports may have changed.

  • Tanjung Manis
  • Kuching
  • Huangpu Old Port
  • Port Wentworth
  • St. Vincent
  • St. Eustatius
  • Wenzhou
  • Heaju
  • Qinqdao
  • Hungquo Ore Terminal
  • Ilagan
  • Nauru
  • Bunbury
  • Vladivostok
  • Port Victoria
  • Caojing Power Plant
  • Poro
  • Dalian
  • Tianjing Xangang
  • Panyu Terminal
  • Map Ta Phut
  • Zhanjiang
  • Ningpo
  • Matsuura
  • Chittagong
  • Bahrain
  • Dubai dry dock
  • Amsterdam
  • Rotterdam
  • Felixstowe
  • Le Havre Container Terminal
  • Melbourne
  • Houston
  • Chittagong
  • Fujairah
  • Iskenderun – Turkey
  • Buchanon, Sierra Leone
  • P-74, Coast of Brazil
  • Veraval

Other sea areas reviewed

Minor changes have been made to the route network in the following sea areas, either prompted by review or due to the release of updated charts or other information in Notices to Mariners; distances for routes transiting these areas may have changed by a small amount.

  • Yellow Sea
  • Sea of Japan
  • North West Ireland
  • Faroe Islands
  • Southern Indian Ocean
  • West Australia
  • Area around Vladivostok
  • Rio De La Plata
  • North Sea
  • Nova Scotia
  • Adriatic Sea
  • German Bight
  • Black Sea
Port Name Country Port Code UNCTAD Position
Baoman Gangqu
China CN0666 CNZHA 21° 8.109' N, 110° 23.834' E
Brittanniehaven
Netherlands NL0102 51° 53.689' N, 4° 14.502' E
Kayu Manis South East Marine Terminal
Malaysia MY0188 4° 30.900' N, 111° 38.770' E
Longping
China CN0667 29° 51.818' N, 115° 40.324' E
Songmen
China CN0664 CNSMN 28° 21.613' N, 121° 37.224' E
Taizhou Shi
China CN0663 CNTZO 28° 41.395' N, 121° 26.360' E
Weizhou SPM
China CN0665 21° 3.022' N, 109° 2.413' E

None added in this release

Port Name Country Port Code UNCTAD Position
Offshore Abidjan No. 14 (TA)
Ghana GH0033 4° 40.983' N, 2° 41.683' W
Offshore Angola No.10 (TA)
International Waters IW0002 6° 34.000' S, 8° 2.000' E
Offshore Diana Bay No.1 (TA)
Canada CA0729 60° 55.980' N, 69° 46.000' W
Offshore Santos No. 13 (TA)
Brazil BR0293 25° 50.000' S, 45° 35.000' W
P-57 FPSO
Brazil BR0294 21° 14.340' S, 40° 2.850' W