Since its operation the Bonny Channel Company has increased the Depth of Bonny Channel from 12.50m to 14.30m and Width of Bonny Channel from 215m to 230m. The Capacity of Bonny channel has been raised from 192 to 480 LNG vessels a year.
The fluidity of the waterways and maritime traffic is vital not only to the Bonny channel and Rivers, but also for the upstream ports of Onne and Port-Harcourt.
The Bonny Channel Company survey over 2,816 km a year and removed wreckages to free the waters for easy of LNG vessels and other users.
"The Bonny LNG project is considered as one of the most important economic projects being carried out in Nigeria, it is one of the largest producers of liquefied natural gas in the world and exports large quantity of liquefied gas to an ever-expanding list of ports in cities around the world".