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Colombo Harbour increases container handling

ITN News Editor
By ITN News Editor May 26, 2019 19:10

Colombo Harbour increases container handling

The container handling the capacity of the Colombo Harbour has been increased by 9.1 percent last month.The Colombo Port has handled 441,437 containers in April last year. It was 482,910 last month. It has been possible due to the contribution of Jayabaha-lu, South Asia Gateway and International Container Terminals of the Colombo Harbour. The re-shipment of containers has increased by 8.6 percent.

The container handling of the terminals belonging to the Port Authority has increased by 10.5 percent. The Colombo Harbour became the first among 30 harbours according the ranking of container handling operations in the world. According to the Alpha Liner Index, the Colombo Harbour was at the 22nd place among the container handling ports.

ITN News Editor
By ITN News Editor May 26, 2019 19:10

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