First iron ore export vessel arrived in Teluk Rubiah Maritime Terminal

The first export vessel, MV Ore Pantanal berthed at Teluk Rubiah Maritime Terminal

Teluk Rubiah Maritime Terminal received its first export vessel, MV Ore Pantanal on 18 August 2014 morning. The Capesize ore bulk carrier was loaded with 176,000 metric tons of iron ore from the distribution centre’s stockyard as part of the commissioning process.

The arrival of the vessel signifies a big step towards the completion of the TRMT project and moving forward to the operations phase targeted to commence in the last quarter of 2014. When completed, the first phase of the TRMT distribution centre will have a capacity of 30 million metric tons of iron ore per year and is aimed to enhance the company’s capabilities in generating customized solutions for its clients in Asia.