HAMBANTOTA MRMR PORT DEVELOPMENT

By Admin

The need for more and better port facilities for Sri Lanka to meet the challenges of development , both in short term and long term has been accepted .It is a matter of urgency that the development of another major port ,not merely for Sri Lanka to reign its former level of importance in Asian sea routes , but more importantly , once again to assume the rightful position of being the gateway to the orient .The location of Hambantota which can harbor more than 100 ships a day with an ideal depth required for a modern harbor and ample water and ,land area are the key factors to develop a world class port in Hambantota