Unloading of Vehicles at Hambantota Port
[27 April, 2012]
The Ruhuna Magampura Mahinda Rajapaksa International Harbor in Hambantota is geared to unload vehicles.
The necessary arrangements are being made for the unloading of vehicle at the Harbor Deputy Minister Rohitha Abeygunawardena said that the unloading of vehicles is due to commence on the 31st of May.
“The Minister further stated that there is sufficient space for the unloading of vehicles at the Hambantota harbor and consumers will enjoy the benefit on the decline in shipping charges due to the reduction in the distance to the port.
But, vehicle importers stated that each vehicle will be increased by 25000 in cost due to the impossibility of transport six vehicles at a time.