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Chidambaranar Port Handles Record 7 lakh TEUs in Financial Year 2017-18

Tuticorin: Port Wings News Network: During the financial year 2017-18, V.O. Chidambaranar  Port  Trust (erstwhile Tuticorin Port Trust)  handled cargo traffic of 365.83  lakh  tonnes against  the previous year’s achievement of 384.63  lakh tonnes,  registering a  decrease of  4.89 %. According to a media statement, the imports have accounted for …

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Remote Control Gantry Cranes at Port of Felixstowe

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: The Port of Felixstowe has taken delivery of its first two remote control ship-to-shore gantry cranes, according to a media statement released by the authorities on 10 April. The two new cranes, the 32nd and 33rd at the UK’s largest container port, were delivered on …

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National Maritime Day Celebration at New Mangalore Port

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: The 55th National Maritime Day was celebrated with fervor and enthusiasm 5th April 2018 at New Mangalore Port this year to mark the successful voyage of the Indian owned ship ‘S.S. Loyalty’, belonging to the erstwhile ‘Scindia Steam Navigation Company’, which set forth from Mumbai …

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