The ministry of transport and connection of Ukraine established a discount of 50% for channel collecting for the vessels coming into the Nikolaev sea trade port (STP) under loading by oil products.
According to the Mintranssvyaz No. 771 order of June 26, the discount works till December 31, 2008.
Thus the discount is applied only if the annual schedule of loading of oil products in port is carried out. According to the document, following the results of the first quarter these volumes have to make not less than 0,2 million tons, half-year - 0,65 million tons (0,45 million tons in the second quarter), nine months - 1,25 million tons (0,6 million tons in the third quarter), years - 2 million tons (0,75 million tons in the fourth quarter).
In case of schedule non-performance the discount for the next quarter isn't applied to tankers. However its action is resumed if vessels make up for missing volumes.
The Nikolaev sea trade port has the territory of 97,3 hectares and the water area of 224,5 hectares. The port is connected to Bugsko's sea - Dneprovsko - the limansky channel (BDLK). Channel length - 44 miles, width - 100 m
Approach the port channel - 13-е a knee of BDLK 100 m wide, 1520 m long, 11,2 m in depth. On the channel vessels up to 215 m long and osadky to 10,3 mcan carry out pass
The port has 15 moorings with a general extent of 2962,2 m