Wanganui Port (NZWAN)

Port Code NZWAN / NZWAG City Wanganui
Port Name WANGANUI Country/Region New Zealand
Category Port City Route NEW ZEALAND
Nearby Main Port Inland Transport
Official Website Port Type Feeder Port

Introduction of Wanganui Port (NZWAN)


      A port on the southwest coast of New Zealand's North Island. Located in Wanganui estuary, 152 km north of Wellington. The urban population is 41000. It is the distribution center of agricultural and animal husbandry products nearby. There are meat and milk processing, wood processing and other industries. Export to meat, wool, dairy products, etc. It was built in 1842. There are Wanganui college and sakiente art exhibition hall.

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Summary of NZWAN

Wanganui Port (Port Code: NZWAN) is a port located at the mouth of the Whanganui River, along Tasman Sea in New Zealand at coordinates South 39° 56' 47.75" - East 174° 59' 47.91". It mainly serves for general cargo, SAR and reserved. The maximum length of the vessels recorded to having entered this port is 49 meters. The maximum draught is 3.5 meters. The maximum Deadweight is 447t. The port enables goods to be transported by sea and provides berthing facilities for coastal freight vessels and commercial boats. The port is owned and managed by Whanganui District Council, with income from the port and the harbour endowment portfolio used for its maintenance and development.