Two more Merchant Vessels arrive at the Port of Hambantota

Naval personnel stationed at the Port of Hambantota rendered assistance to eleven Merchant Vessels which arrived at the harbour from 10th to 21st December 2016.

The nine vessels which were initially assisted by the Navy for their operations, were MV Hyperion Highway, MV Hoyanger, MV Glovis Phoneix, MV Van Cherry, MV Pearl Ace, MV Paglia, MV Morning Christina, MV Positive Brave, and MV Delphinus Leader.

Meanwhile, two more Merchant Vessels; MV Morning Cornet and MV Ryujin also made their ports of call at the Port of Hambantota yesterday (21). Majority of these vessels belongs to some of the leading shipping agents in the world.

The Navy’s action to release MV Hyperion Highway and subsequent assistance rendered to continue harbour operations immensely helped to win the international shipping community’s confidence in Sri Lanka back agin.