The V O Chidambaranar Port at Tuticorin has added a new cargo to its
profile when it handled the first consignment of sulphuric acid from the vessel
MV Arni on Feburary 15th.
The vessel arrived at the port situated near the landís end with a parcel
size of18, 985 metric tons requiring a draft of 9.7 meters and discharged the
cargo within a day. M/s. Green
Star Fertilizers was the importer and. Sea Trans Services was the Steamer
the Port I. Jeyakumar, while thanking the stakeholders, officers and the
employees of the Port who have contributed to achieve this record conveyed that
this Port is continuously striving to achieve improvement in Performance and
productivity in order to attract more volume of traffic through the Port. The Chairman requested all the concerned to
continue to improve the performance in future also.