Forms and Rates

Any ships must have an authorization from the SPIPB before docking or anchoring in the Bécancour’ s port. Requests have to be made by filling the form « Demande de poste d’amarrage et préavis d’arrivée ».

Rates from April 1st, 2017 to March 31st, 2018

Port rates applicable to ships

Port tariffs by gross registered ton (g.t.) tonnage shown on the registration certificate 

Time for loading or unloading

First and second period of 12 hours or part of it $0.0754/g.t.
Each subsequent period of 12 hours or part of it $0.0324/g.t.

 Anchoring or time at berth before or after unloading (applicable to all ships)

First period of 12 hours or part of it $0.0324/g.t.
Each subsequent period of 12 hours or part of it $0.0161/g.t.

 Security (applicable to all ships)

Each hour of time at berth: $35.00/hour

minimum invoice: 4 hours   

Fees applicable to merchandize

Liquid products

Linear alkylbenze $2.08/m.t.
Vegetable oil $2.08/m.t.
Bitumen $2.08/m.t.
Paraffin $0.69/m.t.
Caustic soda $2.08/m.t.
Other liquid products  $2.08/m.t.

Solid products

Steel $1.64/m.t.
Alumina: $1.14/m.t.
Bauxite $0.59/m.t.
Coal $0.59/m.t.
Coke  $0.59/m.t.
Explosives $10.98/m.t.
Grain and grain by-products $0.68/m.t.
Gravel and rocks $0.59/m.t.
Quartz $0.59/m.t.
Silicone slag:  $0.59/m.t.
Salt $1.14/m.t.
Other solid product $2.66/m.t.

Storage fees on merchandize

Storage fees for commodities remaining on the property of the SPIPB after expiration of the free storage period:

Each of the first four (4) days or part of it $1.61/m.t.
Each day or part of subsequent business day $3.19/m.t.

Space rental for ship loading and unloading

On berth including adjacent transit area 

applicable to any hauling companies or any user $0.235/m.t.

Rental fees for land in the port area

Transit area

Short term $0.66/m2/month

 Serviced area

Short term $0.29/m2/month
Long term $1.65/m2/year

 Other port fees

Scale  $6.25/use