Victory Shipping Pte Ltd thanked VOC Port officials, receivers, stevedores and agents for their support in the smooth berthing of the vessel and discharging of the cargo at the port. The vessel agent was Macsons Shipping Agencies Pvt. Ltd, Tuticorin, with the stevedoring agent being Chettinad Logistics, Tuticorin.
The Singapore-flagged MV Ince Ankara, operated by Victory Shipping Pte Ltd, Singapore, arrived from the Port of Mina Saqr, UAE, with 93,719 tonnes of limestone consigned for Chettinad Cements, bettering the previous record for handling the highest parcel size by the vessel MV Bastions, with 92,935 tonnes of coal handled on May 14, 2021. The vessel berthed at Berth No. IX on August 26 and commenced discharge using 3 Harbour Mobile cranes capable of more than 50,000 tonnes per day. The entire consignment was unloaded on August 29, as per a VOC Port communiqué.