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 Mv. Buxcliff marks the highest number of moves by a single vessel at JCT of SLPA
 

Mv Buxcliff being handled at the JCT of SLPA

Container vessel Mv. Buxcliff under ISE service of MSC Geneva calling Sri Lanka Ports Authority (SLPA) as a weekly caller, recently marked  a historical move count of 4954 (7650 TEUs) at the Jaya Container Terminal (JCT). This is the highest number  of moves handled by an individual vessel at JCT.

MSC is using the Port of Colombo  as one of their prime transshipment Hub Ports in the region and such higher volume planned at SLPA is due to present facilities enhanced at  the JCT and efficiency in vessel planning and improved productivity.

Expressing confidence of the improved efficiency at SLPA Shamal Perera – General manager (Operations and Logistics) of MSC Lanka (Private) Limited stated that newly commissioned equipments at JCT has made Port of Colombo the most competitive Hub Port in the region. “The port  can now even compete with the  most recognized international Ports. MSC Principals in Geneva has praised and expressed their appreciation to SLPA and JCT management for this achievement,” he said.
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