‘Ctg Port sets record in container handling’


PV Report : Chittagong Port  has set a new record in handling highest number of containers in a single day.

Chairman Rear Admiral M Khaled Iqbal disclosed it while speaking at an opinion sharing meeting held at Chittagong Customs House on Saturday.

He said a total of 9,695 TEUs of container were handled in last 24 hours which surpassed all previous records.

The customs authority arranged the meeting with the stakeholders on providing services for 24 hours to make the country’s export import more dynamic.

Port users were critical about container congestion and called for purchasing important equipments in this regard.