The three main international ports in Cambodia are: Sihanoukville on the Gulf of Siam,

Phnom Penh on the Mekong river, and the provincial port of Koh Kong.

Intro :
Sihanoukville is the main deep-sea port of Cambodia. The Port of Sihanoukville,
situated in the Bay of Kompong Som, is the principal and only deep-water maritime port of

Capacity :
Estimated at about 950,000 tonnes per year, excluding POL which
has separate facilities. This is about twice its present traffic.
The port can accommodate ships of 10,000 – 15,000 tons deadweight.

Accessibility :
To the port is via a 3 km fairway channel, marked by buoys and leading lights
for daylight navigation only.
Due to rocky outcrops in the channel, the entrance to the port is restricted to vessels
with a draft of less than 8.0-8.5 m. In practice boats of up to about 10,000 dwt can use
the port. The port is located 540 nautical miles (1000 km) from Singapore.



Intro :

Laos is a landlocked country, its foreign trade volume is highly dependent on transit
routes through neighboring countries. Bangkok serves as the major port

Accessibility :
There are seven (7) Lao border crossings from Thailand.The famous Borders that usually apply
for cross border transport here are listed from north to south.
Nong Khai – Vientiane (Thai-Lao Freindship Bridge No. 1)
Nakon Phanom – Thakhaek (Nakon Phanom prov to Khammouane prov.)
Mukdaharn – Savannakhet (Mukdaharn prov to Savannakhet prov via Thai-Lao Friendship Bridge No.2)
Chong Mek – Vangtao (Ubon Rathchathani Prov. to Champassak Prov.)



Intro :

The Port of Yangon is the premier port of Myanmar and handled about 90 % of the
country’s exports and imports.Myanma Port Authority (MPA), has been implementing Port Security measures
in its ports since July 1, 2004 to comply with the International Ship and Port Facility Security Code (ISPS Code)
adopted by IMO in 2002.

Accessibility :
The Yangon Port is accessible to vessels of 167 m LOA, 9m Draft, 15000 DWT and Thilawa Port
is accessible up to vessels of 200 m LOA, 9m Draft, 20000 DWT.
Working Hours Day shift 08:00 hours to 16:00 hours. Night shift 20:00 hours to 04:00 hours.
Overtime works is available on request for periods between shift hours.
Thailand-Myanmar Land transport crossing border seem more effective.Almost 80% apply Land transport from
Anyway in Thailand heading to Myawweddy and trucking to Yangon or major cities.


Intro :
Logistics operations in Vietnam are costly relative to key regional peers like China, Malaysia, and Thailand, primarily
because of the prevalence of unpredictability in supply chains.

Capacity :
Cargo throughput (2007):

Total(exclude crude oil):134mil. MTs –
Import:50mil. MTs –
Export:52mil. MTs –
Domestic:32milMTs –
Container 4.5mil. TEUs –

Accessibility :
Along her 3,200km-long coastline, Vietnam has a total of 114 seaports, 14 of which are relatively large and named
as the keys to economic development. However, most ports are relatively small with obsolete facilities and poor
supporting services. Take the three largest ports of Vietnam – Saigon port (south), Hai Phong port (north), and
Da Nang port (central)