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  • Ballast "Petroleum Product Tankers" shall be charged with transit dues rates of ballast "Crude Oil Tankers".
  • Ballast “Oil/Chemical Tankers” shall be charged with transit dues rates of ballast “Crude Oil Tankers”.
  • Laden “Combined Carriers (OBO)” shall be charged with transit dues rates according to the type of the carried cargo. In case more than one type of cargo is carried the carrier shall be charged with the highest transit dues rate among the carried cargo.
  • Ballast “Combined Carriers (OBO)” shall be charged with transit dues rates of ballast “Dry Bulk Vessels”.
  • “Special Floating Units” includes the following:

  •  Yachts – Dredgers – Rigs – Floating docks - Fishing vessels – Navy ships (owned by military parties belonging to different countries) – Tugboats – Research Vessels - any other floating unit specialized in activities other than transporting cargo or passengers between ports.



  • The aforementioned transit dues rates shall be applied according to the vessel's actual condition upon transit, in accordance with the latest applicable Suez Canal Authority’s rules and regulations.
  • Suez Canal Authority accepts the payment of transit dues in one of the following currencies:


           1- US dollar (USD).          2- Sterling Pound.      3- Euro.      4- Japanese Yen (JPY).        5- Canadian Dollar (CAD).      6- Swedish Krona.

            7- Danish Krone.              8- Norwegian krone.      9- Swiss Franc.        10. Chinese Yuan.





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