Sri Lanka, Sept. 11 -- The Colombo Port has a huge potential to be listed in higher rankings in global maritime ratings, warehouse facilities, container yards, supply facilities and boats and shipping, Industry Development State Minister Jayantha Samaraweera said.

He was visiting the port recently and inspected its East Container Terminal (ECT), the Jaya Container Terminal (JCT) and the Pilot Station recently.

Sate Minister Samaraweera said that the port facilities including that of the Colombo Port will be developed very soon. The State Minister hed a meeting with the division heads of the Sri Lanka Ports Authority (SLPA) and said that he was committed to fulfil the duties assigned to his Ministry.

"As per the 'Vision for Prosperity' ...