Container handling increased in Chattogram port...

Container handling increased in Chattogram port

 Chattogram Correspondent

 Published: 07:46 PM, 1 July 2022   Updated: 07:47 PM, 1 July 2022

Chattogram port; File Photo

Chattogram port; File Photo

The country’s main Chattogram Seaport has handled 32,55,358 TEUs containers in the 2021-22 fiscal year. Cargo handling has been 11,81,74,160 metric tons. During this, the ship has handled 4,231. 

Omar Farooq, secretary of the port authority, confirmed the matter on Friday.

Besides, Custom House has collected revenue of Tk 59,256 crore against the target of Tk 64,075 crore in the same fiscal year.

In the previous fiscal year, container handling was 30,97,263 TEUs in this seaport. Revenue collection was Tk 51,576 crore.