After witnessing a continuous decline in cargo handling since the last three years, Visakhapatnam Port Trust has finally registered a growth this financial year. The port handled a record cargo of 68.4 mn tonne in 2010 to 2011. However, cargo handling had plummeted since then and dipped to 58.5 mn tonne in 2013 to 2014. The port has registered a 5.29 per cent growth in cargo handling during the Q1 of the current fiscal. During the Q1, the port has handled 15.33 mn tonne of cargo, as compared with 14.56 mn tonne during the corresponding period last year.