The Vizag Port Authority creates two records

Visakhapatnam Port Authority (VPA) set two new records in May by handling the highest number of containers ever recorded in one month at its container terminal, beating previous records.

Visakha Container Terminal Private Limited, the PPP/BOT operator of Port of Vizag, handled a record 61,468 TEU throughput in May 2023. This is the highest TEU record in a month, surpassing the previous peak of 56,578 TEU in March 2023.

The container terminal is 390 meters long, 42 meters wide and 16 meters deep.

VCTPL also achieved another record by handling 49 vessels in the same month of May. This is the highest number of ships handled in a month, exceeding the 42 ships handled in April 2023.

The VPA chairman Dr. M. Angamuthu paid tribute to the officials and the terminal operator for achieving the new record. He also recommended that port workers work as a team to set new records.

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