Overview

Port Facilities of Colombo


The port of Colombo situated on the south-western shores of the Kelani River in Colombo, is the largest port in Sri Lanka where it serves as a vital terminal in Asia due to its strategic location. The exact Latitude is 6º 55 50 N and a Longitude 79º 50 55 E. The port of Colombo is operated and under the responsibility Sri Lanka Ports Authority (SLPA). The Port of Colombo has a total land area of 1,200 acres and features three container terminals and currently has a capacity of 4.1 million TEUs and a dredged depth of over 15 m (49 ft.).



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Facilities available:


➤ Maximum Vessel Size: Over 500 feet in length


➤ Warehouse Available For Bonding Of Cargo


➤ 285 Terminal tractors and trailers


➤ 14 Quay Cranes


➤ 12 Super-Post Panamax Cranes


➤ 1 Twin lift Super-Post Panamax Crane


➤ 4 Wall-mounted Gantries


➤ 7 Container Berths


➤ 78 Rubber-tyred Gantries