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Tawau Port (MYTWU)

Port Code MYTWU City Tawau
Port Name TAWAU Country/Region Malaysia
Category Port City Route SINGAPORE/MALAYSIA/VIETNAM/THAILAND
Nearby Main Port Inland Transport
Official Website Port Type Feeder Port

Introduction of Tawau Port (MYTWU)

Overview:

      Capital of douhu Province, Sabah, Malaysia. It is located on the southeast coast of the state, and on the northeast coast of the mouth of the Kauai Bay in Sulawesi. The population is more than 20000. There is fertile volcanic soil nearby, producing banana, coconut, cocoa, rubber, tobacco, palm oil and wood. 30% of the state's wood is processed here. The port of export of the above materials. Businessmen from neighboring Philippines and Indonesia have been trading here for a long time.

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Summary of MYTWU

Tawau Port (Port Code: MYTWU) is a port located on the east coast of Sabah. Its strategic location and close proximity to the Kalimantan Borneo is a catalyst for the port business, providing the port with vast business potential. The multipurpose port is equipped with various essential facilities to support the handling of various cargo types. Tawau port is now considered a major port in the East coast for the volume it handles, second to Sandakan port. The port handles bulk palm oil, crude oil and general cargoes, with timber as the principal export. All petroleum oil products/LPG are discharged at Batu SPA Oil Jetty which is approximately 2km from Tawau town. Around 3,564 vessels, 5,832,000t of cargo including 42,401TEU are handled annually.