MANAGEMENT & FACILITIES
WHAT IS A SEAPORT ?
A seaport is an area that has a direct
connection to a sea where there are facilities
for berthing or anchoring of ships, and
where there is the equipment for the
CARGO & CONTAINER
Goods, merchandise or
commodities of every
description which may be
carried aboard a vessel.
Cargo stowage is the process
of accommodating a cargo
4 principal in stowage plan:
Safety of port
PORTS OF MALAYSIA
O Malaysia comprises two distinct
The Peninsular (West Malaysia) and
Sabah & Sarawak (East Malaysia)
O The distance between the two is:
About 650 km of the South China Sea
O Malaysia has 13 states and three
OPERATION & MANAGEMENT
Factors to consider in
planning sailing schedules:
The overall number of ships and their
The volume, type and any special
characteristics of the traffic
Port Tariff : is the reward / payment
payable to the port authority for the
rendering of a service.
Pricing depends on the forces of supply &
Effected by direct competition between
carriers, port authority, commodity &
Why we need ICT in sea transport?
Recent sea transportation is a complex business.
It needs the use of latest and modern technology
to make its operations efficiently.
most Good Faith
ML 3043 Cargo Insurance
Utmost Good Faith
The insurer does not require to show that the non-disclosure /