Issued on 11 Aug 20
Projects FPS successfully completed handling total logistics for one of the newly formed
cement companies in Sri Lanka
Melstarcorp PLC conglomerate, one of the top ten companies listed on the Colombo Stock Exchange has struck a joint venture agreement with Pyramid Gama (Pvt) Ltd., for the importation, processing and distribution of cement to be undertaken through a joint venture company in the name of Melsta Gama (Pvt) Ltd. Gama Corp. of Indonesia is one of the largest cement players in the region, which currently manages one of the largest cement producing operations in the region.
Projects FPS (Pvt) Ltd, Project Affiliate Company of Famous Pacific Shipping Lanka (Pvt) Ltd was appointed as the official Logistics partner for Melsta Gama (Pvt) Ltd to handle total logistics of the project; including freight, customs clearance and transport to the silo construction site inside the Port of Colombo. Total operation consisted Break-Bulk cargo, RORO operation and containerized cargo. Project commenced operations in March 2018 and successfully completed in February 2020 without any errors in operation. Management of Melsta Gama (Pvt) Ltd was happy with the service extended by Projects FPS (Pvt) Ltd and they look forward to working with Projects FPS in future projects.
Director of Projects FPS (Pvt) Ltd, Travis Meerwald mentioned that they are confident in securing shipping agency services for Melsta Gama (Pvt) Ltd to import cement in bulk.