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Port Estimates
Vancouver
Vancouver Port Estimates
Grain

The listed port estimates are given in good faith, to the best of our knowledge and for general reference only. It is incumbent upon any party to approach us with specific details on a given shipment for most accurate information. Tug / towage charges are subject to fluctuation based on fuel prices.

Port ->
Commodity ->
Vancouver
Grain
Size of Ship ->
Cargo Quantity ->
Pilotage
Tugs
Lines
Berthage
Harbour dues
Marine fee
Dept of agriculture
Chamber of Shipping
ISPS Fee
Launch service
Pre-loading Survey
Agency fee
Customs
Agency auto
Communications
Total : Canadian Dollars
38,000 DWT
36,000 MT
$           12,870
                 14,120
                 4,180
                 13,610
                 2,430
                 1,340
                       40
                   325
                     350
                 3,000
                4,600
                 5,450
                     850
                     720
                     500
$           64,385
58,000 DWT
50,000 MT
$           13,860
                 14,120
                 4,180
                 23,940
               3,840
               1,760
                       40
                   325
                     350
                 3,000
                 4,600
                 5,450
                     850
                 900
                     500
$           77,715
76,000 DWT
68,000 MT
$           15,630
                 14,120
                 4,180
                 39,690
                4,120
                 1,850
                       40
                     325
                     350
                 3,000
                  4,600
                 5,670
                     850
                1,260
                     500
$         96,185
Port -> Vancouver
Commodity -> Grain
Size of Ship -> 38,000 DWT 58,000 DWT 76,000 DWT
Cargo Quantity -> 36,000 MT 50,000 MT 68,000 MT
Pilotage $           12,870 $           13,860 $           15,630
Tugs 14,120 14,120 14,120
Lines 4,180 4,180 4,180
Berthage 13,610 23,940 39,690
Harbour dues 2,430 3,840 4,120
Marine fee 1,340 1,760 1,850
Dept of agriculture 40 40 40
Chamber of Shipping 325 325 325
ISPS Fee 350 350 350
Launch service 3,000 3,000 3,000
Pre-loading Survey 4,600 4,600 4,600
Agency fee 5,450 5,450 5,670
Customs 850 850 850
Agency auto 720 900 1,260
Communications 500 500 500
Total : Canadian Dollars $          64,385 $           77,715 $          96,185
Port -> Vancouver
Commodity -> Grain
Size of Ship -> 38,000 DWT
Cargo Quantity -> 36,000 MT
Pilotage $           12,870
Tugs                  14,120
Lines                  4,180
Berthage                  13,610
Harbour dues                  2,430
Marine fee                  1,340
Dept of agriculture                        40
Chamber of Shipping                      325
ISPS Fee                      350
Launch service                  3,000
Pre-loading Survey                  4,600
Agency fee                  5,450
Customs                      850
Agency auto                      720
Communications                      500
Total : Canadian Dollars $          64,385
Size of Ship -> 58,000 DWT
Cargo Quantity -> 50,000 MT
Pilotage $          13,860
Tugs                  14,120
Lines                  4,180
Berthage                  23,940
Harbour dues                 3,840
Marine fee                  1,760
Dept of agriculture                        40
Chamber of Shipping                      325
ISPS Fee                      350
Launch service                  3,000
Pre-loading Survey                  4,600
Agency fee                  5,450
Customs                      850
Agency auto                      900
Communications                      500
Total : Canadian Dollars $          77,715
Size of Ship -> 76,000 DWT
Cargo Quantity -> 68,000 MT
Pilotage $           15,630
Tugs                  14,120
Lines                  4,180
Berthage                  39,690
Harbour dues                4,120
Marine fee                 1,850
Dept of agriculture                        40
Chamber of Shipping                      325
ISPS Fee                      350
Launch service                  3,000
Pre-loading Survey                  4,600
Agency fee                  5,670
Customs                      850
Agency auto                     1,260
Communications                      500
Total : Canadian Dollars $          96,185

Please Note

  1. This estimate is based on the vessel arriving at a Vancouver area anchorage and a 1 berth load. In case any additional berths are used, additional shifting expenses will apply, ranging from CDN $22,000 to $26,000.
  2. Additional charges would apply if no Vancouver area anchorage is available.
  3. Agency fees quoted above are as per BC Chamber of Shipping suggested tariff and are subject to mutual agreement.