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Wednesday, October 10, 2018

Port of Vancouver BC, Canada - Filipino Seaman Crew Change Guide & Port Information

Vancouver Port, Canada
Source: Port of Vancouver, Wikipedia
The Port of Vancouver was the name of the largest port in Canada, the largest in the Pacific Northwest, and the largest port on the West Coast of North America by metric tons of total cargo, with 76.5 million metric tons.[1] The port amalgamated with the Fraser River Port Authority and the North Fraser Port Authority in 2008 to form Port Metro Vancouver.

Vancouver is the 50th largest port in the world.

Port Name      :  Port of Vancouver BC
Country          :  Canada

Nearest Airport (International)   :  Vancouver International Airport

Estimated time of travel from airport to seaport: It is approximately 1 to 1.5 hrs transit to vessel at berth



Possible Flight Route: Sample Only

MANILA TO VANCOUVER  BC, CANADA
VIA PHILIPPINE AIRLINES(PR)
FLIGHT #   ROUTE     ETD / ETA
PR  118    MNL/YVR   1510/1105

VIA CATHAY PACIFIC AIRWAYS(CX)
FLIGHT #   ROUTE     ETD / ETA
CX  906    MNL/HKG   1100/1320
CX  838    HKG/YVR   1625/1145

VIA CHINA AIRLINES (CI)
FLIGHT #   ROUTE     ETD / ETA
CI  704    MNL/TPE   1655/1905
CI   32    TPE/YVR   2340/1815

VIA PHILIPPINE AIRLINES (PR)
FLIGHT #   ROUTE     ETD / ETA 
PR  117    YVR/MNL   2255/0510+2

VIA CATHAY PACIFIC AIRWAYS (CX)
FLIGHT #   ROUTE     ETD / ETA
CX  889    YVR/HKG   0125/0700+1
CX  901    HKG/MNL   0900/1110

VIA KOREAN AIR (KE)
FLIGHT #   ROUTE     ETD / ETA
KE  072    YVR/ICN   1255/1745+1(06NOV)
KE  623    ICN/MNL   1915/2215

LEGEND : MNL - MANILA, PHILIPPINES
               HKG - HONG KONG, HONG KONG S A R                             
               TPE - TAIPEI, CHINESE TAIPEI           
               ICN - SEOUL INCHEON INT, KOREA REPUBLIC                      
               YVR - VANCOUVER  BC, CANADA  


Visa Requirement for Filipino Seaman / Seafarer:  Canada Transit Visas must be secured before crewmembers arrive.
Exit permit/visa for the off-signers:  NOT required
Letter of Invitation must be secured from agent for Visa application in Manila.

Possible Crew Handling Agent: 

Colley West Shipping Ltd.
#2170 – 1050 West Pender Street
Vancouver, BC
V6E 3S7
Tel: 604.687.3733
Fax: 604.687.2034
www.colleywest.bc.ca

Neptune Bulk Terminals (Canada) Ltd.
1001 Low Level Road, North Vancouver, BC
ph: 604-983-4429 cell: 604-209-5304 fax: 604-648-8553
www.neptuneterminals.com


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NOTE: The purpose of this post is for immediate information only when conducting crew change or replacement of Filipino crew / seaman at Port of Port of Vancouver British Columbia, Canada . This is also for guidance of crewing officers, crewing manager & crew operation staff, especially for ship manning agent in the Philippines.   

Above information is based on collected data only. Please send inquiry to your crew handling agent for further updates. Please also share your updated information on the comments section.


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