Mega Tuas Port's first two berths set to open soon

Works on key infrastructure progressing at pace; berths to open as planned by year end

Work on Tuas Port is progressing rapidly with the first two berths for vessels set to open by year end, a development that experts say would boost Singapore's status as a shipping hub.

In line with this, amendments to the Immigration Act published in the Government Gazette on Aug 30 indicated that Tuas Port will be designated as an immigration anchorage for vessels arriving in or leaving Singapore from Oct 1.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on September 13, 2021, with the headline 'Mega Tuas Port's first two berths set to open soon'. Subscribe