Adani Port and SEZ begins liquid cargo ops
Adani Port and Special Economic Zone Ltd (APSEZ), India’s largest port developer and part of Adani Group said Adani Hazira Port has begun handling liquid bulk cargo and is keen to attract customers from the chemical industry of south Gujarat. The Adani Hazira Port, which operates all non-LNG facilities in Hazira Port, successfully handled its first liquid bulk vessel MT JBU OPAL. The vessel discharged 4,699 metric tonnes of Vinyl Acetate Monomer (VAM) at a record discharge rate of 350 metric tonnes per hour. “We are proud to dedicate this facility to the nation and south Gujarat chemical trade fraternity. Hazira is well positioned to cater to the needs of the Liquid Bulk market in South Gujarat,” said Karan Adani, ED, APSEZ.