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Mediterranean Ports

Iskenderun TCDD - Iskenderun

Karden Shipping Agency


Lat : 38  35’ 43”N      Long : 36  11’ 09” E

Port Management

TCDD Liman İşletmesi Müdürlüğü Iskenderun

Phones: +90.326.614 00 44

Fax : +90.326.613 24 24


Port Facility : TCDD Liman İşletmesi Müdürlüğü Iskenderun

Statement No : 1831092

Level : 1

PFSA date : 27/07/2005

PFSO : Mr.Mevlut Buluklmez

Mobile : +90.532.503 09 40

               +90.326.614 00 47


Compulsory. Pilotage services is carried out by Iskenderun TCDD Ports


Compulsory for vessels over 2000GRT, where towage services are carried out by Iskenderun TCDD Port


1.028 - 1.029

General Info

Iskenderun port is situated on the North-East of the Mediterranean Sea . It serves the Southeast, East Anatolian regions as well as Transit traffic to the Middle East countries. It also plays an important role as a Transit port. The port has a breakwater of 1400 m long. The depth at the port entrance is 12 m . The port is also connected with state railway and highway network. As a multi-purpose port, serves different type of commodities and cargo groups such as general cargo, dry/liquid bulk, container handling, and Ro-Ro vessels.

A reinforced concrete grain silo belonging to TMO (Turkish Grain Board) of 60.000 tons capacity is available and there is a conveyor system connection with the quay. There is also an ore conveyor operating at a rate of 350 tons/hour for loading, 250 tons/hour for unloading.


Berths                 Purpose                                          LOA         Draft

No1                     General Cargo / Container             170 m        8,8 m

No2                     General Cargo                                 170 m      10,0 m

No3-4                 General Cargo                                 353 m      10,0 m

No5-6                 Not Used

No7                     Dry Bulk/Ro-Ro                              180 m         9,15 m

No8                     Grain                                                200 m       10,5 m

No9                     Dry Bulk                                          200 m      10,5 m

No10                   Dry Bulk / Ro-Ro                            180 m         9,15 m



















· 1 unit floating crane of 90 ton s capacity,

· 1 unit reach stacker of 42 tons capacity

· 1 unit empty container forklift of 10 tons capacity

· 17 units shore and yard cranes of 3 to 35 tons

· 8 units mobile cranes of 5 to 25 tons capacity

· 8 units  standart and 13 small masted forklifts

· 2 units crawler cranes

· 5 units tracked cranes

· 3 units loaders.

Working Hours

24 hours a day in 3 shifts (08:00-16:30, 16:30-00:30, 00:30-08:00) 


Compulsory. Collected by port Management


Minor repairs can be arranged via agent


170000 m2 open storage,

20265m2 closed storage

60000mt cap grain silo

Fresh Water

Availiable by truck or fm the quay


Availiable via agent


Availiable by truck or barge

Medical Facilities

State and Private Hospitals are available


The nearest international airport is Adana Sakirpasa Airport with an approx distance of 135km