08 – AUGUST 2009 Ship statistics of Bosphorus strait

South Bound  Ships ( Coming From Black Sea )
TTA ( Crude Oil Tanker ) 191
TCH ( Chemical Tanker ) 163
GGC ( General Cargo ) 1475
UCC ( Container Ship) 71
BBU ( Bulk Carrier ) 199
LPG ( Liquid Petroleum Gas Carrier ) 32
XTG ( Tugs ) 11
URR ( Vehicle Carriers ) 3
GRF ( Refrigrated Ships ) 15
Others 38
Total 2198 ships
Total Pilotage 977 ships takes Pilot ( 1221 ships not take pilot )
Ships called Marmara Sea ports. 665 ships ( Pilotage compulsory for this vessels )
Turkish Flag Ships 455 Turkish Flag ship passed

 

North Bound  Ships ( Sailing to Black Sea Side )
TTA ( Crude Oil Tanker ) 218
TCH ( Chemical Tanker ) 161
GGC ( General Cargo ) 1444
UCC ( Container Ship) 74
BBU ( Bulk Carrier ) 203
LPG ( Liquid Petroleum Gas Carrier ) 28
XTG ( Tugs ) 15
URR ( Vehicle Carriers ) 3
GRF ( Refrigrated Ships ) 16
Others 42
Total 2204 ships
Total Pilotage 1095 ships take Pilot ( 1109 ships not take pilot )
Ships called Marmara Sea ports. 852 ships ( Pilotage compulsory for this vessels )
Turkish Flag Ships 444 Turkish Flag 

 

North and South  Bound Ships ( Total )
TTA ( Crude Oil Tanker ) 409
TCH ( Chemical Tanker ) 324
GGC ( General Cargo ) 2919
UCC ( Container Ship) 145
BBU ( Bulk Carrier ) 402
LPG ( Liquid Petroleum Gas Carrier ) 60
XTG ( Tugs ) 26
URR ( Vehicle Carriers ) 6
GRF ( Refrigrated Ships ) 31
Others 80
Total 4402 ships
Total Pilotage 2072 ships take Pilot ( 2330 ships not take pilot )
Ships called Marmara Sea ports. 1517 ships ( Pilotage compulsory for this vessels )
Turkish Flag Ships 899 Turkish Flag