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21/04/2017 - Bintulu Port Cargo Handling Up 3.7 Per Cent To 46.45 Million Tonnes In 2016


KUCHING, April 21 -- All major cargo categories at Bintulu Port recorded increases in 2016 over the preceding year s figures.

Bintulu Port Holdings Bhd Chief Executive Officer Datuk Mohammad Medan Abdullah said the year saw overall cargo throughput handled by the group increase by 3.7 per cent from 44.81 million tonnes in 2015 to 46.45 million tonnes last year.

"The handling of liquefied natural gas (LNG) vessels and cargo remained the key revenue contributor to Bintulu Port Sdn Bhd (BPSB) in 2016. In 2016 Bintulu Port was successful in securing contracts for the provision of base support services to oil and gas related companies such as Petronas Cargali Sdn Bhd, Petronas Floating LNG Sdn Bhd and Murphy Oil Sarawak for a three to five-year contract period.