Capt. Nihal Keppetipola, Chairman, Sri Lanka Ports Authority, visited the Colombo International Container Terminal and South Asia Gateway Terminal in Port of Colombo today. There he […]
South Asia Gateway Terminals (SAGT) the first public-private partnership container terminal in Sri Lanka, commenced operations in 1999, launching the Port of Colombo as global trade’s preeminent gateway hub to South Asia. Today, the terminal is one of three operators in the Port of Colombo and continues to offer the international container shipping community a competitive best in class service as a Global Container Terminal. The company is a Board of Investment flagship entity with approximately 60% of Sri Lankan shareholding and is backed by John Keells Holdings, APM Terminals, SLPA and Peony investments (subsidiary of Evergreen Marine Corporation). SAGT has attracted multiple independent globally recognized “best practice” awards consecutively in the recent past.