GCTL8.com (FocusAsia Media Ltd)

SINGAPORE, Nov 17 (FAM) – Singapore port handled 2.53 million TEU in October, inching up by 1.2 per cent from 2.5 million TEU registered in the same month of last year, according to preliminary estimates from Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA).

On a month-on-month comparison, however, volumes dipped by 2.7 per cent from 2.6 million TEU seen in September this year, according to Seatrade Maritime News.