Damaged wet bulk terminals in Japan - details as at 13th April
The ports of Chiba, Kashima, Onahama and Sendai have reported damage and interruption to a number of their terminals. Individual details on terminal damage and/or interruption as at 13th April 2011 are set out below.
At Kashima Oil, inspection of berth COP No. 2 and No. 3 completed. Ocean going tanker is scheduled to arrive on 18th April.
|CHIBA||Port status: Working normally except for Cosmo Oil|
|Cosmo Oil||Refining under suspension / Cargo ops in working|
|No.2 Berth||Closed||Unknown when to resume||68,626||Jet|
|No.10 Berth||Open||96,550||Naphtha, Gasoil, Jet|
|KASHIMA||Port status: Open / Port entry is subject to harbour master's permission|
|Denkai Berth||Open||130,000||Naphtha, Salt|
|Kashima LPG Joint Stockpiling|
|Kashima Oil||Refining to resume this summer, cargo ops in working by coasters|
|COP No.1||Closed||Loading arm broken / Unable to use||314,026||Crude, Naphtha|
|COP No.2||Open||Inspection completed / Confirmed usable||101,723||Crude, FO, LPG|
|COP No.3||Open||Inspection completed / Confirmed usable||88,000||Naphtha, FO, Gasoil|
|Mitsubishi Chem||Plant in suspension / Expected to resume in late May|
|B-8||Closed||Damaged / Under restoration||15,000||Chemical|
|Shin-Etsu Chem||Shore facilities under restoration|
|No.2||Closed||Damaged / Under inspection||45,991||Chemical|
|ONAHAMA||Port status: Open in limited area|
|Onahama Petroleum||Coaster berths partly operating|
|Sea Berth||Closed||Under inspection / No major damage reported||100,000||Crude, FO|
|SENDAI||Port status: Open in limited area|
|JXNOE||Refining expected to resume summer 2012 & cargo ops summer 2011|
|No.1 Pier||Closed||314,250||Crude, Product, LPG|
Japan Ports Map March 2011 (877 KB)
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