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Duties  And  Functions  Of  SAD

  • Acceptance of  Agency  Appointment
  • Sending and asking proforma estimated  port  Disbursement Account (D/A)  to  ship  owner / operator / charterer
  • Booking  pilot  to  entry  of  the  vessel
  • Making  Berthing   arrangement
  • Arranging  to  handle import  and export     cargoes
  • Doing ship's husbandry matter
  • Issuing Delivery  Order
  • Arranging to get Port clearance


Other  Services  Provided by SAD

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Duties and Functions of Traffic Department

The main functions of Traffic Department are as follows: 

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Aims and Objectives

All the sea ports of Myanmar are administered by the Myanma Port Authority (MPA) under the management of the MINISTRY OF TRANSPORT.

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Yangon was a fishing village know by the name of Dagon up to the mid eighteenth-century. It was not yet established as a seaport then. At that time, ThanLyin, Pathein, Mottama and Pegu were mostly used as seaports.
In 1775, King Alaung Phaya seized to the territories along the Ayeyarwaddy river and reached Dagon. The name Dagon was changed to Yangon by the King.


Chronological Events of Yangon Ports