IGTPL sets monthly throughput record in August
The DP World-operated India Gateway Terminal
Pvt Ltd (IGTPL) has set a new monthly container handling record, crossing the 50,000 teu mark for the first time in August 2017. Compared to August 2016, IGTPL achieved a 16 per cent growth. Efficiency parameters at IGTPL continued to be outstanding, with a Gross Crane Rate of 30+ moves per hour and truck turnaround time of 26 minutes, gate-to-gate which is in line with the best of international industry standards. In August, the terminal also successfully hosted more than thousand mainline vessels since its inception in 2011, connecting Cochin with crucial international ports across the globe.