JMSDF Destroyer Suzutsuki made a port call at Kochi from 18 to 19 October 2022. The ship was accorded a warm welcome. Captain Iiganani Takahiro, Commander, Escort Division Eight, Senior Officer onboard Japanese ship, Commander Iwamori Yuhi, Commanding Officer of the ship and resident Defence Attache` of Japan in India called on Rear Admiral J Singh, COS, SNC. The ship departed Kochi on 19 October 2022. The visit helped further enhance Defence Cooperation between the two countries.