On 15 April 2016, Northport (Malaysia) Bhd’s biggest customer, Wan Hai Lines through its subsidiary company, Yi Chun Shipping Agencies Sdn Bhd officially launched its On-Dock-Depot (ODD) facility at Northport.
The ODD facility which operates at Northport’s Container Terminal 2 (CT2) provides maintenance services for empty containers belonging to the Company as well as other shipping companies.
The launch ceremony was witnessed by 100 guests and were officiated by Mr Tommy Hsieh, President of Wan Hai Lines, Mr Chang Ming, Director Economic Division of Taipei Economic and Cultural Centre in Malaysia, Mr Ian James, Group Chief Executive Officer of MMC Port Holdings Sdn Bhd, En Azman Shah bin Mohd Yusof Chief Executive Officer of Northport and Capt. K. Subramaniam, Assistant General Manager, Operations and Regulatory of Port Klang Authority.
Yi Chun has been operating its ODD facility since January 2016 and plans to make Northport, a Member of MMC Group, a hub for empty containers repair and distribution for South East Asia region.
Yi Chun Launches On-Dock-Depot (ODD) Facility at Northport