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The Arab Sea Ports Federation

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Shuaiba port

Shuaiba Port

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Shuaiba port, Kuwait

Overview

SHUAIBA is located at Arabian Gulf, Persian Gulf in Kuwait at coordinates N 29° 02′ 21.72″ – E 048° 10′ 04.35″. The official UN/Locode of this port is KWSAA. It is also known as SHUAIBAH.

Port Characteristics

Shuaiba Port is considered Kuwait’s main Industrial Port. It is located to the South of Kuwait, Al Ahmadi Governate. Shuaiba Port has 20 piers, encompassing commercial goods in heavy equipment, raw materials, chemicals and others. The Kuwait National Petroleum Company operates a pier which is specifically for oil and gas docking.

SHUAIBA is a Medium-sized Port. The types of vessels regularly calling at SHUAIBA are General Cargo (22%), Bulk Carrier (22%), Oil/Chemical Tanker (20%), Container Ship (6%), Crude Oil Tanker (4%). The last vessel called at this port was WCD MANAMA, 31m and 25s ago. The maximum length of the vessels recorded to having entered this port is 274 meters. The maximum draught is 12.1 meters. The maximum Deadweight is 158406t.

ENGINEERING FEATURES / PRODUCTIVITY FEATURES

SHUAIBA PORT

3.8M SQM  Total Area

1M SQM  Total Basin Area

20  Total Piers

Contact

Address Kuwait Ports Authority Complex, Jamal Abdul Nasser St, Shuwaikh, Kuwait City.
Telephone (+965)24619313 / (+965)24619314
FAX
Email Address contact@kpa.gov.kw