“We want to use the Colombo port for transshipment of goods towards Europe and America, as it will help us cut lead time by nearly 10 days,” said Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association president Siddiqur Rahman.
17 Sep 2018
SKIL Infrastructure Ltd. has been interacting with Sri Lankan authorities and officials in New Delhi regarding a strategic collaboration between the two nations for the construction of a multipurpose harbor-cum-industrial zone at Trincomalee.
06 Mar 2018
In a few years, a few, independent mega-carriers could be competing outside of alliances, the chairman of Sri Lanka Ports Authority said.
17 Jan 2018
26 Jul 2017
China Merchants Port Holdings also owns and operates Colombo International Container Terminal.
07 Jul 2017
The duo will develop a container feeder service to cater to the needs of exporters, importers, and local coastal traders.
02 Jun 2017
The Hambantota project is one of several Chinese backed ports in the Indian Ocean.
23 May 2017
Shippers using CMA CGM on the North Europe-Middle East-India trade will face a container booking cancellation fee from June 1.
22 May 2017
Investment by CM Ports in the technology enabled development of service at a level unseen in Sri Lanka, CICT General Manager Tissa Wickramasinghe said. He discussed the arrival of largest ships, capacity concerns, and regional impact in this interview.
19 Apr 2017
New Delhi’s interest in Trincomalee could be a response to China’s growing influence in the Indian Ocean.
05 Apr 2017
Authorities are planning to investigate the cause of a fire that broke out in the bow of a 13,800 twenty-foot e