Is now the largest tea logistics service provider in Sri Lanka Largest investment of Rs. 800 Mn by any tea broker in 150 year tea industry   May 07th Colombo Sri Lanka:  Asia Siyaka whose 20 year history is founded on a reputation for innovation and dynamism and been...
Posted On 11 May 2018

Advantis Projects and COSCO Shipping Handle Logistics for Country’s First 10MW Biomass Power Plant Moves Over 7000CBM of Equipment from China to Moneragala

Continuing to support the nation’s power and energy sector, Advantis Projects announced that it had been appointed as the logistics solutions provider for COSCO Shipping Project Logistics Co., LTD who secured the total transportation of the country’s first 10MW biomass power...
Posted On 18 Apr 2018

Hayleys Advantis Does the Heavy Lifting for IRONMAN 70.3 Colombo

Lending its expertise in end to end logistics management to ‘Sri Lanka Wonder of Asia IRONMAN 70.3 Colombo’, Hayleys Advantis announced that it is handling the movement of all cargo being brought to Colombo from the IRONMAN regional hub in Malaysia. Advantis’ teams in Colombo are...
Posted On 25 Feb 2018

A factual argument against the total liberalization of shipping agencies

An evidence-based article amidst public confusion for intelligent readers. By Chathura Subasinghe The Shipping industry in Sri Lanka is already liberalized. All aspects of the Shipping Industry except for Agency is liberalized. This includes: terminals, warehouse and depot...
Posted On 15 Dec 2017

Transworld Feeders Kicks Off Service on Colombo – Chittagong Route with Mv. OEL Shasta

Dubai based Transworld Feeders ceremonially kicked-off their newest Feeder service on the Colombo – Chittagong sector with the 1,684 TEU Mv.‘OEL Shasta’ at the Colombo International Container Terminals (CICT) of the Port of Colombo on  17th of November 2017. The Mv. OEL...
Posted On 26 Nov 2017

CICT invests over US$ 10 million towards Green infrastructure at Colombo Port

Commissions 40 electric-powered gantry cranes to lead port’s efforts to minimise environmental impact Colombo International Container Terminals (CICT) has completed a project to convert the company’s diesel-operated rubber-tyred gantry cranes to electric-powered rubber-tyred...
Posted On 26 Nov 2017

Carmart delivers SINOTRUK Port Tractors to Hambantota Port

Carmart (Pvt) Ltd has successfully delivered new SINOTRUK port tractors to the Sri Lanka Ports Authority (SLPA). Marking the first time that these vehicles have been used by the SLPA, these trucks will now join the heavy machine fleet at the port to aid in its rapidly expanding...
Posted On 05 Nov 2017

CICT highlights Colombo Port as a pivotal player in global trade at CILF

Makes presentation at 3rd Forum of 21st Century Maritime Silk Road and 6th Shenzhen International Port Chain Strategy Forum The pivotal role played by the Port of Colombo in global trade and its contribution towards the betterment of the South Asian region was the focus of a...
Posted On 27 Oct 2017

Milan Maersk one of the largest ships docks in Colombo

The Milan Maersk, one of the world’s largest ships arrived in Colombo on the 17th October at  1200hrs hrs local time and  berthed at the Colombo International Container Terminal (CICT) To mark the occasion, a ceremony was organized on board Milan Maersk at the CICT Terminal at...
Posted On 22 Oct 2017

Maersk Line’s , “Milan Maersk” one of the world’s largest ships, to call on Colombo on 17th of October

The world’s largest container shipping company Maersk Line, with a presence in Sri Lanka for more than 25 years, continues to invest in Sri Lanka and contribute to its economy by bringing some of the latest and largest ships to Colombo These megaships provide efficiencies and...
Posted On 16 Oct 2017

Emirates SkyCargo helps Sri Lankan seafood exports to Europe

Sri Lanka’s edible fish exporters are experiencing a boom following the resumption of shipments to Europe, and Emirates SkyCargo is playing a key role in helping them capitalise on this resurgence. The freight division of the award-winning airline reports that it is...
Posted On 06 Oct 2017

LAUGFS Maritime Becomes the First to Register a Ship at Hambantota Port

LAUGFS Creates History at Hambantota LAUGFS Maritime Becomes the First to Register a Ship at Hambantota Port Saturday 07th January, Colombo, LAUGFS, one of the largest diversified conglomerates in Sri Lanka, is set to mark another monumental milestone by being the first to...
Posted On 24 Jan 2017
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