[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]A total traffic of 29.12 lakh tonnes has been handled by the Mormugao Port during the month of February 2017, as against 19.44 lakh tonnes handled in February 2016, registering a growth of 50%. Containerised traffic during the month of February 2017, was 0.24 lakh tonnes (1,875 teus) compared to 0.27 lakh tonnes (1763 teus) handled during corresponding period of last year.
Traffic handled from April 2016 to February 2017, by the Port was 289.84 lakh tonnes as compared to 180.23 lakh tonnes handled during corresponding period of last year, thereby achieving a growth of 61%. Containerised traffic from April 2016 to February 2017, was 3.71 lakh tonnes (27,698 teus) compared to 3.08 lakh tonnes (23,251 teus) handled during the corresponding period of last year, thereby registering a growth of 19%. The Port also hosted 25 luxury cruise liners.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row]