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Dhaka To Chittagong River Ports


List of Domestic River Ports and facilities


Sl. No.

Name of the Port

Location & Area

Infrastructure

1.

Dhaka

Ashulia to BG Mouth, 40 km along Buriganga

Largest passenger handling facilities includes pontoons   and allied facilities;

Cargo Handling facilities like RCC jetties and pontoons;

POL jetties; and

Private dedicated jetties.

2.

Narayanganj

Narayanganj city 27 km along the river Shitalakhya

Largest cargo Handling facilities installed by BIWTA;

POL jetties; and

Private dedicated jetties.

3.

Chandpur

5km along the bank of river Dakatia additional facilities at Madrasha ghat

Moderate landing facilities for the passengers including passenger waiting shed and pontoons at both the areas;

Steel jetties and pontoons for cargo handling as well.

4.

Barisal

On the north bank of the kintonkhola river with a length of 4.5 km

Second largest passenger handling facilities with newly installed pontoons and terminal bulding facilities;

Steel jetties for cargo handling;

Private dedicated jetties.

5.

Khulna

Both bank of the river Bhairab and Rupsha with a length of 20 km

Moderate passenger facilities with number of pontoons and terminal building;

550 meter long quay wall for cargo handling;

Private dedicated jetties.

6.

Ashuganj- Bhairab

Both side of the river Meghna 4.5 km at the Ashuganj side and 4 kilometer

Cargo handling facilities including RCC jetties and steel jetties, pontoons;

Dedicated private jetties.

7.

Baghabari

On the north bank of the Boral river with a length of 5.5 km

Cargo Handling facilities including steel jetties, pontoons and warehouse;

Distribution centre for Food department and Agricultural Development Corporation;

POL jetties.

8.

Nuwapara

12 km length of bank on the Bhairab river

Cargo Handling facilities including steel jetties and pontoons;

More than 50 nos. private jetties for common handling of  cargo;

9.

Tongi

42.5km of each bank of Turag and Balu river

Moderate facilities for handling passengers;

Steel jetties for Cargo Handling;

Private jetties/ Industrial jetty.

Ports mostly for handling passengers

10.

Aricha

Bank of the river padma

Ferry crossing facilities;

Moderate passenger embarkation and disembarkation facilities;

Steel jetties for cargo handling;

11.

Daulatdia

Bank of the river padma

Ferry crossing facilities;

Moderate passenger embarkation and disembarkation facilities;

12.

Mawa

Bank of the river padma

Ferry crossing facilities;

Numbers of passenger embarkation and disembarkation facilities;

13.

Kathlbari

Bank of the river padma

Ferry crossing facilities;

Numbers of passenger embarkation and disembarkation facilities;

14.

Narsingdi

Bank of the river Meghna

Moderate facilities for handling ;

Steel jetties for cargo handling;

15.

Bhola

Bank of the river Pangasia and Bhola khal

Moderate passenger embarkation and disembarkation facilities;

Steel jetties for cargo handling;

16.

Borguna

On the bank of the river khagdon

Moderate passenger embarkation and disembarkation facilities;

Steel jetties for cargo handling;

17.

Patuakhali

On the bank of the Lohalia and Patuakhali river

Moderate passenger embarkation and disembarkation facilities;

Steel jetties for cargo handling;

18.

Mir Kadim (Munshiganj)

Bank of the Dhaleshawri

Moderate passenger embarkation and disembarkationfacilities;

Steel jetties for cargo handling;

Newly declared, no facilities installed by BIWTA but there are some private jetties

19.

Chatak

Bank of river Surma, Chattok, Sylhet

More or less 100 private jetties facilities for handling specifically stone and sand;

Cargo facilities.

20.

Nagarbari

Bank of river Jamuna, Pabna

Cargo facilities.

Boat facilities.

21.

Meghnaghat

Bank of the river Meghna, Sonargaon Narayanganj

Number of private dedicated jetties of large

manufacturers

Site for a private SEZ.

22.

Cox’s Bazar

Bank of the river Bakkhali

Small scale passenger facilities for engine boat;

23.

Teknaf

Bank of the river Naf

Private jetties for tourist facilities;

Land port, International facilities for cargo and  passenger;

24.

Tekerghat

Bank of river Kumar

Private jetties for Industrial cargo;

25.

Chilmari

Bank of river Jamuna

Undergoing facilities passenger and cargo;

26.

Mazu Chowdhuryhat

Bank of river Meghna

Undergoing facilities passenger and cargo;

27.

Faridpur

Bank of rive Padma

Private jetty, Undertaken cargo and passenger jetties facilities.

28.

Ghorasal

Bank of river Sytalyakhha

Private jetty, Undertaken cargo and passenger jetties facilities.