Malaysia-listed Straits Inter Logistics Berhad (SIL), principally engaged in oil trading, fuel bunkering services and investment holding activities, on 10 March 2020 entered into a land lease agreement with Labuan Port Authority (LPA) for the operation and management of the Labuan Liberty Terminal.
The development saw LPA sub-lease approximately 20.04 hectares (or approximately 49.52 acres) of land to SIL at a monthly rent of MYR 100,000 (USD 23,500).
Following, a novation agreement between Megah Port Management Sdn Bhd (MPMSB), of which SIL holds a stake of 51% through a recently proposed shares subscription, and LPA was entered.
SIL on 3 March entered into an agreement with LPA for the operation and management of the Labuan Liberty Terminal for a period of six years effective 1 April, 2020.
The Port Management Services will involve the provision of services, which include, but are not limited to, container operations, breakbulk (warehouse/container freight station/open yard), berthing and mooring, harbor tug services, stevedoring, bunkering, ship chandler to container and conventional vessels such as bulk carrier, general cargo ship, tanker, car carrier, and fishing vessel operators.
At present, SIL’s 55%-owned subsidiary, Tumpuan Megah Development Sdn Bhd operates at eight ports in Malaysia, which include Lumut Port, Pasir Gudang Port, Tanjung Pelepas Port, Johor Bahru Port, Kuantan Port, Kemaman Port, Kuala Terengganu Port, and Labuan Port.
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Published: 12 March, 2020
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