Colombo Port to celebrate reaching 7 mn TEU landmark for 2018

Sri Lanka’s Colombo Port has reached the 7 million TEU container throughput for 2018 and the Sri Lanka Port Authority plans to celebrate the highest and best ever performance of the Port.

The ceremony to celebrate the milestone will be held on Monday under the patronage of the Minister of Ports and Shipping, Sagala Ratnayake.

Ports Authority says that reaching the seven million TEU container volume is a major milestone in the history of Colombo’s container handling operation.

Sri Lanka’s Colombo Port was adjudged as the fastest growing port in the world and even ahead of competing ports such as Singapore, the ports of Dubai, Fujairah, Salalah in the Gulf and Tanjun Pelepas in Malaysia in the first half of 2018.
Source: Colombo Page