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Major Ports Register Positive Growth of 3.11%

New Delhi: Port Wings News Network: The major ports in India have recorded a growth of 3.11% and together handled 578.86 Million Tonnes of cargo during the period April to January, 2019 as against 561.39 Million Tonnes handled during the corresponding period of previous year. For the period from April’18- …

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ICTSI’s Batumi Terminal Builds Capacity to Facilitate Bigger Cargo Flow

New Delhi: Port Wings News Network: International Container Terminal Services Inc. (ICTSI) formally inaugurated the expansion of its Batumi International Container Terminal (BICT) in Georgia. The expansion encompasses both the waterside and landside areas of the multipurpose terminal, intended to optimize the processing of existing cargo flows and install additional …

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Workshop on National Integrated Logistics Plan

New Delhi: Port Wings News Network: A workshop was organized by the Logistics Department of the Ministry of Commerce and Industry in New Delhi on 12 February 2019 to discuss with logistics stakeholders the challenges and opportunities of this sector in India. Commerce & Industry and Civil Aviation Minister, Suresh …

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ONE Renewed Own Loading Record Exceeding 19000 TEUs MOL TRIBUTE

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: “MOL TRIBUTE”, operated by Ocean Network Express (ONE), renewed a loading record with 19190 TEUs (including 38 TEUs void slots). The previous loading record was 18767 TEUs by “MOL TRADITION” in late December 2018. “MOL TRIBUTE”, which is deployed in ONE’s “Far East Loop 2” …

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Chidambaranar Port Handles Ship With 14.20 metre draft

Tuticorin: Port Wings News Network: Today on 11.02.2019, V.O. Chidambaranar Port, for the first time in Port’s history handled a vessel with 14.20Metredraft, after declaring of such draft at Berth-8 (Dakshin Bharat Gateway Terminal) and Berth- No.9 by the Port on 31.12.2018. The vessel ‘MV SFAKIA WAVE’ was docked at …

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