Sri Lanka Ports Authority, SAGT recognized
ECONOMYNEXT – Sri Lanka Ports Authority, a state port agency and South Asia Gateway Terminals which operates a terminal, has been recognized at Global Port Forum awards in Dubai amid improvements and growth at Colombo.
SLPA said it had been given the Ports Authority of the Year 2018 award.
South Asia Gateway Terminal had been given the ‘Best Terminal in South Asia’ Award’.
SLPA said its Jaya Container Terminal (JCT) has seen steady growth from October 2017 with volumes rising 5.3 percent. Growth in November was 5.3 percent and December 13.9 percent, with productivity also up, SLPA said.