VOC Port creates new record in single day handling on 15th April

Posted by Daily Shipping Times on 20-04-2017        Tweet

TUTICORIN: V O Chidambaranar Port Trust created a new record by handling 1,61,935 Tonnes of cargo in a single day on April 15 surpassing the previous Single Day record of 1,61,108 Metric Tonnes two years ago. The major cargoes that contributed to the achievement are Industrial Coal, Thermal Coal, Wheat, Fertilizer, Limestone and Containers Cargo.

Port had made an all-time high record cargo throughput during the last financial year by handling 38.46 Million Tonnes with a 4.38 per cent surge in cargo growth rate.

Chairman of the Port Shri S. Anantha Chandra Bose, while thanking all the stake holders, Officers and the employees of the Port who have contributed to achieve this record, conveyed that this Port is continuously striving to achieve improvement in performance and productivity in order to attract volume of traffic through the Port.