Colombo, Feb 21 (NIA) – MV Hoegh Tracer, the world’s largest pure car and truck Carrier (PCTC), belonging to Hoegh Autoliners AS, Oslo, is scheduled to call at Hambantota port during the first week of March 2017, a statement said here.
The carrier is scheduled to arrive at the Port under its local agency Diamond Shipping Services (Pvt.) Ltd.
The vessel is plying under MIAF service (Middle East, India & Africa Service), which has a LOA of 200 metres, breadth of 36.5 metres, draft of 10.3 metres, with 14 cargo decks to carry 8500 Car Equivalent Units (CEU).
Hoegh Autoliners uses Hambantota port as a transshipment hub for their cargo operations to various parts of the world.