V O Chidambaranar Port Trust in Tuticorin created a new record for single
day handling of cargo on December 7, when it handled 36,526 Metric Tons of
thermal coal at the berth NCB-I from the vessel MV. Asian Champion. The previous single day record was 35,656
Metric Tonnes of thermal coal at the same berth from the vessel MV. Tentenc on
Mr I. Jeyakumar, Chairman of V.O. Chidambaranar Port Trust said that this
Port is continuously striving to achieve improvement in performance and
productivity in order to attract more volume of traffic.