Another vessel with RNPP machinery anchors at Mongla port

Published : 29 May 2023 10:18 PM

Another vessel carrying machinery for the under-construction Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant (RNPP) arrived at Mongla port on Monday.

According to  Mongla Port Authority,Vanuatu flag carrier vessel “MV Anka Sky” anchored at the port's Jetty 8 at around 9:30am 

on Monday. 

The local shipping agent of “MV Anka Sky” ship, Sadhan Kumar Chakraborty said the ship left Novorossiysk port in Russia with 1,149 metric tons of machinery on April 28.

“These goods will be cleared within 24 hours and delivered to Rooppur power plant authority,” he further  said.

On May 6, another Russian flag carrier vessel named “MV Anka Sun” arrived at Bagerhat's Mongla sea port with the shipment of machinery for RNPP.

According to the Mongla Port Authority, the ship brought 1,627,904 metric tons of nuclear power plant products.