CARGILL S.A.C.I.                                                                                                                     

Location: KM 454,4 of the parana river 
Storage Capacity: Grains / by-products  750,000 MtonsCargoes loaded: At the present loading:
Vegetable Oils:76,000 MtonsCorn, wheat, soya bean meal, soya bean meal pellets, sunflower seed pellets, soya husk pellets, corn glutten pellets, cotton seed pellets, soyabean oil,
Loading Rates Per gang:Per HourPer ShiftLoading rates per hosePer HourPer Shift
Grains By-products500 Mtons 300 Mtons3.000 Mtons 1.800 MtonsVegetable Oils:550 Mts3.300 Mts

Discharge rates per grab            Per Hour       Per Shift                         Discharge rates per hose.          Per Hour                      Per Shift

N/A                                                                                           N/A

Usual Gangs to be appointment:  


Loading Arms:                                                                             Lines/Hoses to load:

One Multidirectional and two telescopic schuters                                    This berth has an 8-inch cargo line with an 8-inch connection as well. able to load by two simultaneously

Depth alongside:                     Air Draft:                                          Dolphins and frontage:

Abt 35 Feet.                            21, Meters                                        The berth offers a berthing frontage of 130 mts afforded by four dolphins together with two outlying dolphins

Draft Restriction:

No draft restriction at berth. Maximum draft allowed for the Parana River is reported by Coast Guard on a daily basis between 0800/1000 hrs-

Tide Restrictions N/AWater Density 0,998Bottom MudProvision procedures Yes. Only by boatTug use Not required
Loa Restrictions:Fresh water availability: Light dues apply: 
298 MtsAvailable YES 
Beam Restrictions: 40 MtsGarbage discharge: Only by boat Port dues apply: YES 
Slop Discharge:Bunker availability: Waterway dues apply: 
Not allowedNot allowed N/ABerth Picture

Working time:

The usual working time is from Monday to Friday from 0600 hs to 1800 hs and on Saturday from 0600 hs to 1200 hs. The remaining times are considered as overtime

Observations:                                                                                                                        Headclerk apply:

  • Cape size vessels load here.                                                                                                     Yes
  • Cargoes can be loaded directly from silos or trucks
  • This terminal has its own crushing plant to produce vegetable oils.
  • On its inner side , the terminal has facilities for barge discharging, where whole convoys of barge can be lodged
OPIP Address:Official figures to be applied:
Name:Mr. Gabriel BianchiHipolito Yrigoyen y Bajada del quebrachoShore Scale
Phone Nr:03476 – 429057Puerto general San Martín 
Email Address:gabriel_bianchi@cargill.com