Port Wings News Network:
V O Chidambaranar Port created a new record by handling 27,546 Tonnes of Rock Phosphate in a single day in the vessel ‘MV. Ince Kastamonu’ on 24 June 2019 surpassing the previous Single Day record of 26,527 Tonnes of Rock Phosphate handling in the vessel ‘MV. Anemos’ on 08 September 2012.
The vessel ‘MV. Ince Kastamonu’ from Port of Aqaba with parcel size of 55,450 Tonnes discharged 27,546 Tonnes of Rock Phosphate in a single day using Harbour Mobile Cranes and hoppers . M/s. Green Star Fertilizers Limited, the consignee, uses Rock Phosphate as raw material for manufacturing of fertilizers. M/s. Seatrans Ship Management, Tuticorin was the Steamer Agent and M/s Villavarayar & Sons, Tuticorin was the Stevedore.
“We at V.O. Chidambaranar Port are committed to ensure that we offer the best facilities, highest possible levels of service and productivity to all our customers. High level of mechanization, committed employees and Port users are behind this success”, said Shri T.K. Ramachandran, IAS, Chairman, V.O. Chidambaranar Port Trust.