V O Chidambaranar Port Tuticorin has created a new record by handling 48,701
Metric Tonnes of Thermal Coal in a day at North Cargo Berth-I from the vessel
MV Vishva Nidhi on March 20th
surpassing the previous Single Day record of 42,508 Metric Tons of Thermal Coal
at North Cargo Berth -I achieved earlier this year.
North Cargo Berth -I,
the captive berth of M/s. Neyveli Thermal Power Plant has handled 3.28Million
Tons of Thermal Coal during the financial year 2016-17 and 3.11 Million Tons of
Thermal Coal during the current financial year up to February, 2018 according
to VOC Port press release.