09 – SEPTEMBER 2009 – Ship statistics of Bosphorus strait

South Bound  Ships ( Coming From Black Sea )
TTA ( Crude Oil Tanker ) 195
TCH ( Chemical Tanker ) 147
GGC ( General Cargo ) 1415
UCC ( Container Ship) 78
BBU ( Bulk Carrier ) 212
LPG ( Liquid Petroleum Gas Carrier ) 29
XTG ( Tugs ) 18
URR ( Vehicle Carriers ) 4
GRF ( Refrigrated Ships ) 19
Others 43
Total 2160 ships
Total Pilotage 1042 ships takes Pilot ( 1118 ships not take pilot )
Ships called Marmara Sea ports. 706 ships ( Pilotage compulsory for this vessels )
Turkish Flag Ships 410 Turkish Flag ship passed

 

North Bound  Ships ( Sailing to Black Sea Side )
TTA ( Crude Oil Tanker ) 193
TCH ( Chemical Tanker ) 150
GGC ( General Cargo ) 1355
UCC ( Container Ship) 77
BBU ( Bulk Carrier ) 220
LPG ( Liquid Petroleum Gas Carrier ) 35
XTG ( Tugs ) 16
URR ( Vehicle Carriers ) 6
GRF ( Refrigrated Ships ) 11
Others 45
Total 2108 ships
Total Pilotage 1084 ships take Pilot ( 1024 ships not take pilot )
Ships called Marmara Sea ports. 830 ships ( Pilotage compulsory for this vessels )
Turkish Flag Ships 409 Turkish Flag 

 

North and South  Bound Ships ( Total )
TTA ( Crude Oil Tanker ) 388
TCH ( Chemical Tanker ) 297
GGC ( General Cargo ) 2770
UCC ( Container Ship) 155
BBU ( Bulk Carrier ) 432
LPG ( Liquid Petroleum Gas Carrier ) 64
XTG ( Tugs ) 34
URR ( Vehicle Carriers ) 10
GRF ( Refrigrated Ships ) 30
Others 88
Total 4268 ships
Total Pilotage 2126 ships take Pilot ( 2142 ships not take pilot )
Ships called Marmara Sea ports. 1536 ships ( Pilotage compulsory for this vessels )
Turkish Flag Ships 819 Turkish Flag