Madurai Malli Starts to Fly!
The First Cargo Terminal in South Tamilnadu is opened in Madurai Airport on December 16th of 2017
will boost the economic of South Tamilnadu.
Madurai “Malli”, Vegetables of Oddanchathiram Market of Dindigal City found a new way to export to the world. Madurai International Airport has direct flight to Singapore, Colombo, Dubai which is the largest importing country for Jasmine.
The first consignment of 200 kg of flowers, marked for export to Singapore by a firm, S. Nagarathinam and Sons.
Principal Chief Commissioner, GST and Central Excise, C.P. Rao, formally inaugurated the operations at the terminal in the presence of Airport Director V.V. Rao and GST Commissioner R. Saravanakumar.
Mr. V.V Rao said the new facility would take the airport and the region a long way in terms of economic development. The Airports Authority of India was ready to provide all facilities related to cargo terminal including space for plant quarantine and cold storage.
He also told that Domestic cargo movement had increased 100% in the last one year. And the AAI was looking forward to receiving 615 acres of land from the State government for extension of runway and other airport development works.
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