COGAT – Coordinator of Government Activities in the Territories

 Gaza Strip land crossings weekly status report-5-9 September

 

Gaza crossing (Photo: IDF)

Following the Cabinet’s June 17 decision, Israel has increased the capacity of the crossings by 210% so that  250 truckloads may enter the Gaza Strip on a daily basis.

During the month of Ramadan, the crossing operated until 15:00, following the PA’s request.

DETAILED CROSSING ACTIVITY

Overall, 823 truckloads (18,968 tons) were unloaded at the crossings.

Erez

106 Int. Org. staff members entered Israel.
88 Int. Org. staff members entered the Gaza Strip.
178 patients and accompanying individuals crossed into Israel and the West Bank.

Kerem Shalom

686 truckloads (13,750 tons) were imported to the Gaza Strip.
1,898,029 liters of Heavy-Duty Diesel for the power plant were transferred.
585 tons of Cooking Gas were transferred.

Karni Conveyor

137 truckloads (5,218 tons) were imported to the Gaza Strip.

Detailed Merchandise Transfer for the Gaza Strip

Imports – Merchandise in truckloads
Milk Powder and Baby Food 2
Salt 4
Cooking Oil 4
Rice 8
Legumes 26
Wheat 63
Produce (Fruits and Vegetables) 129
Meat, Chicken and Fish Products 46
Flour 9
Dairy Products 20
Animal Feed 110
Sugar 9
Mixed/ Additional Food Products 139
Ceramics and Installation 17
Iron 2
Wood Profiles 19
Aluminum 3
Electric Products 31
House ware 22
Equipment For School 13
Mixed Grain 3
Mixed/ Additional Products 4
Inputs to Agriculture 29
Hygiene Products 25
Medicine and Medical Equipment 12
Clothing and footwear 18
Essential Humanitarian Products 87
Total Truckloads 823
Total Weight (tons) 18,968

Fuel Transfer

Merchandise / Date 5/9/2010  6/09/2010 7/09/2010 8/09/2010 9/09/2010 Weekly total Heavy-duty diesel for power station (liters) 723,998 623,495  550,536  219,016  1,898,029 Gasoline (UNRWA) – – – – – Cooking gas (tons) 130 173 191 91 585