Ctg Port handled record 32.55 lakh TEU containers in 2021-22 FY

Published : 02 Jul 2022 08:12 PM

Chattogram Port has made a new record by  handling over 32 lakh TEUs (twenty-foot equivalent units) of containers  during the fiscal 2021-22.

According to the Chattogram Port Authority (CPA) data, a total of 32,55,358  TEUs of containers were handled through the country's prime seaport during  the fiscal 2021-22. 

Meanwhile, Chattogram Port has also handled 30,97,236 TEUs of containers  during the fiscal 2020-21.

CPA Secretary Omar Faruk told BSS that Chattogram port has also handled 11  crore 81 lakh 74 thousand 160 tonnes of cargo goods in the outgoing fiscal  through 4231 ships. 

Chattogram Custom House has collected revenue of Tk 59,256 crore in the  fiscal year 2021-22 against the target Tk 64,065 crore. 

A total of TK 51 thousand 57 crore was collected by Chattogram custom house  1n the previous financial year, the sources added.