In the next 2 to 5 years the two terminals will add 7 million TEUS in capacity
LOLC has foreign operations and the Sri Lanka rupee fell steeply in March
Ceylon Association of Shipping Agents (CASA) has gifted 100 bicycles to the port
Normal and expected levels in the Port of Colombo, despite the economic and political crisis
The clearing of the containers will reduce congestion in the container yards at Colombo Port.
Port activity is increasing
US$58mn to be invested
First cruise ship since Covid-19 pandemic calls at Hambantota
First 600mn phase to be operation in 36-months
SLPA revenues had grown 23 percent to 17,024 million rupees
"This was driven by a surge in consumer demand in the US retail markets"
Work is progressing well towards meeting the conditions stipulated in the LOI
Panel to evaluate the proposal
Transshipment containers grew 14 percent to 464,269 unit though down from 483,732 pre-Covid
Delivery order fees capped
Cargo handled was 1,206,425 metric tonnes up from 420,421 metric tonnes a year ago.
More communication records missing
Most ships routinely carry hazardous cargo subject to rules
Another vessel within sight
He had been managing director of the agency and Harbhour Master in Colombo
Some fish coming ashore have also had plastic nurdles (polypropylene granules) that had spilt from the ship.
Navigation warning lights to be installed to warn other ships
Plastics collection is a key focus
IMO expertise also sought
Expert Committees to assess longer term damage
Vessel carried over 800 tonnes of caustic soda and also urea