Date of Release:
Jun 25 2015
"It will be eco-friendly," Marine Department director-general Chula Sukmanop said at a recent forum.
"The port will accommodate and carry goods only in the form of container ships, which will ensure safety and prevent any possible substance leakage".
The project is now undergoing a strategic environmental assessment (SEA) and preparing an environmental health impact assessment (EHIA).
The SEA will be completed in April 2016, while the EHIA will start as soon as the government approves the budget of Bt120 million.