Services of Inland Water Transport IWT

As IWT is a state owned transport enterprise to conduct the secure and smooth transportation, IWT is performing the following main functions:-

  • IWT is operating passenger cum cargo transport along the navigable waterways of Delta areas, the Ayeyarwady river,the Chindwin river and rivers in Mon, Karean and Rakhine states in Myanmar.
  • IWT is operating ferry services at major river crossing points for the convenient transport of vehicles.

FLEET COMPOSITION as at (1.7.2019)

  Fleet
Powered Craft 152
Dumb barges  76
Station Pontoons  31
Total 259

The Static Capacity

A Cargo tons 66050
B Passengers (short haul) 53666
  Passengers (long haul) 36271

Service Route Miles of (6) Transport Divisions

Sr. Division Service Route Mile
A Cargo Division 1326
B Delta Division  263
C Ayeyarwady Division 609
D Chindwin Division 454
E Thanlwin Division -
F Rakhine Division 304
  Total 2956

Passenger and Cargo services

Sr. Division
Express
Ordinary
Ferry
River Cruise
Total
1 Delta Division - 2 7 2 11
2 Ayeyarwady Division 1 - - 1 2
3 Chindwin Division 1 - - - 1
4 Thanlwin Division - - - 1 1
5 Rakhine Division 1 1 - - 2
6 Cargo Division - - - - -
  Total 3 3 7 4 17
Last Updated on Thu, 07/25/2019 - 13:22