Tarrifs for passing in transit the Maritime Danube

1. TARIFFS FOR SHIPS CONVEYING THROUGH SULINA CHANNEL REGARDLESS OF THEIR FLAG - in USD, per U.M., according to R.A. - A.F.D.J. Galati tariffs.

Seagoing ships Unit of measurement USD per UM
For each incoming or outgoing of loaded ships NRT Sulina 1,51
For each incoming/outgoing of ships in ballast NRT Sulina 0,83
For the ships crossing Sulina Channel in only one direction (entrance or exit), choosing for the return trip another navigable way, and with operation in Romanian harbours. NRT Sulina 2,34

 

River ships Unit of measurement USD per UM
For operations in Sulina port MT 0,14
For operations in Sulina port roadstead MT 0,29

Measurements and issue of measurement certificate for conveying through the Channel

For laying in Sulina port:

Ships Unit of measurement USD per UM
From 100 to 200 NRT Sulina ship 16
From 201 to 1000 NRT Sulina ship 22
From 1001 to 3000 NRT Sulina ship 30
From 3001 to 5000 NRT Sulina ship 48
Over 5000 NRT Sulina ship 61

Under way or in ports upstream from Sulina:

Ships Unit of measurement USD per UM
From 100 to 200 NRT Sulina ship 30
From 201 to 1000 NRT Sulina ship 44
From 1001 to 3000 NRT Sulina ship 60
From 3001 to 5000 NRT Sulina ship 96
Over 5000 NRT Sulina ship 122

 

2. MINIMUM TARIFFS FOR PORT:

Unit of measurement EURO per UM
NRT construction 0,10

 

3. TARIFFS FOR MARITIME TUGS GEARED IN SPECIAL TRANSPORTS FOR CONVEYING THROUGH SULINA CHANNEL (round trip)

For tugs with power up to 2000 H.P. 1000 EURO
For tugs with power betweeen 2001 C.P. - 3000 H.P. 1200 EURO
For tugs with power betweeen 3001 C.P. - 4000 H.P. 1500 EURO
For tugs with power over 4000 H.P. 2000 EURO

 

FACILITIES GRANTED ON PAYMENT OF NAVIGATION TARIFFS OF THE MARITIME VESSELS TRANSITING SULINA CHANNEL

I. Deduction of navigation tariffs granted to the same vessel depending on the frequency of voyages on the maritime Danube, as follows:

  • 1–6 voyages -  0 % tariff discount;
  • 7–10 voyages - 10 % tariff discount;
  • over 10 voyages - 20 % tariff discount;

These facilities are granted for voyages performed during a calendar year.

II. Deduction of navigation tariffs granted to maritime vessels, based on other criteria:

  • vessels entering Sulina Channel with a load up to 1% from their capacity (in dwt) are considered in ballast regarding tariffs;
  • applying a tariff of 85% from NRT AFDJ for hulls leaving shipyards and conveying through Sulina Channel, that have no measurement certificate, no crew, no propeller or steering gear;
  • deduction of 50% off the Sulina Channel crossing navigation tariff for the go-return voyage made by all new vessels, built in Romanian shipyards, irrespectively of the manufacturer nationality;
  • for vessels carrying containers are granted a 50% tariff on transit of Maritime Danube.

III. Vessels extempted from paying navigation tariffs when conveying through Sulina Channel:

  • military vessels;
  • trening vessels;
  • vessels entering the port of Sulina for medical emergencies, not engaged in commercial operations in this port;
  • vessels entering the port of Sulina for shelter;
  • passengers river-maritime ships carrying out regular trips or transporting tourists to Danube Delta;
  • technical vessels not engaged in commercial operations;
  • seagoing vessels transiting both ways Sulina Channel for the purpose of undergoing repair works in the Romanian shipyards located on the Maritime Danube;
  • the ships that entered through Sulina Channel Mouth but that could not reach their destination port due to Force Majeure situations and to ice blocking and consequently had to return without having performed any commercial operations, are exempt from the payment of the exit tariff through Sulina Channel Mouth..

Note:

1. The tariff deductions mentioned at points I and II, cannot be cumulated

2. The "Sulina Channel" means "from Sulina Channel Mouth to Nm 34".