PPT Creates New Loading Record For Chrome Concentrate Cargo


News: On March 14, India-based Paradip Port Trust (PPT) loaded 26,500 metric tonnes of chrome concentrate cargo in Glovis Master within 24 hours. This allowed PPT to break its previous best loading record of the same cargo in Ocean on September 23 2012. The exporter of the cargo is Tata Steel, while Ripley acted as its stevedores. The port handled total cargo of over 64.5mn tonnes till date, compared with 53.9mn tonnes of total cargo during the same period a year ago (Odissa Diary).

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