Skikda Port (Port Code: DZSKI) is a port situated 400km east of Algiers. There are two port areas, Skikda (Old Port) and Port Methanier (New Port) which is 1nm east of Skikda. Both ports use the same traffic control and anchorage areas. Skikda port is formed by a breakwater 1,615m in length with an entrance 100m wide and handles passengerferries, containers, dry and liquid bulk, including liquefied gas, and breakbulk cargoes. Approximately 22,529,000t of cargo, 13,000TEU and 3,100 vessels are handled annually.