VISAKHAPATNAM: The Port of Visakhapatnam managed by Visakhapatnam Port Trust has set an all-time record in unloading chromite ore in a day. A quantity of 6,040 tonnes of chromite ore belonging to Vishnu Chemicals Ltd was discharged on February 25 from merchant vessel Micro at EQ-1 jetty surpassing the previous best discharge of 5,810 tonne on October 20, 2007.

M/s. J.M. Baxi was the stevedores. M/s. United Liner Agencies was the steamer agent for the vessel.