Which are the key ports in your jurisdiction and what sort of facilities do they comprise? What is the primary purpose of the ports?
In Colombo there are mainly container operations:
- Transhipment and domestic;
- General cargo;
- Liquid and dry bulk (refineries, gas terminals – mainly via Shortest Path Bridging MAC (SPBM));
- Bunkering ship repair;
- Ship building;
- Crew changes;
- Ship chandelling and anchorage services; and
- Off-port and in-port bunkering services.
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