Dakshin Bharat Gateway Terminal Pvt. Ltd. (DBGT), a container terminal at Berth No. 8 of V. O. Chidambaranar Port Trust, Tuticorin, finished the operational year 2020 out of a positive note by dealing with 541,812 TEUs.The Terminal administration offered earnest thanks to the exchange local area for the help and trust they forced upon DBGT. “Our accomplishment is satisfying and mirrors the consequences of our tenacious responsibility towards obliging developing prerequisites from our clients. DBGT wholeheartedly wish the Trade to flourish to new pinnacle during coming days,” DBGT the board said in a press release.The about throughput was accomplished by taking care of 323 vessels and gross crane rate of 31 moves/hour and berth productivity of 69 moves/hour. The normal bundle size per vessel was 1677 TEU, the normal vessel turnaround time was timed at 16.83 hours and the truck turnaround time found the middle value of at 0.20 minutes for imports and 0.08 minutes for sends out.

The release further added that DBGT finished the year 2020 with the presentation of TMC Service Operated by Smart Marine Services Private Limited, interfacing TUTICORIN – MALE/MALDIVES – COLOMBO and initiated the year 2021 with the resumption of CI2 service together worked by WAN HAI and IAL straightforwardly associating Far East and Chinese Ports after between time suspension caused because of exceptional deferrals considering COVID19 guidelines.