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2013

  • In May, the port record for container handling per month was broken with 121.868 TEU.
  • 10 E-RTG’s (Electrified Rubber-Tyred Gantry Crane) were purchased in order to increase operational speed.
  • The container handling volume in the port increased by 9% in 2013 and reached to 1.38 million TEUs.
  • The reefer container capacity was raised to 600.
  • A total additional area of 189.000 m2 including the expansion area was added to the port until 2013.
  • A record of 137.652 TEU was established in December and the 130.000 TEU mark has been surpassed for the first time in MIP history.
  • MIP won first place in the port operators category at the "Logitrans 2013 Logistics Awards" organized at the 7th Logitrans Transport Logistics Exposition.
  • 450.000.000 USD EuroBond issuance was actualised by MIP for the first time in Turkey by an infrastructure company.
  • Mersin Port handled 17% of the Turkey’s Container Throughput as per the 2013 datas.