Indian Port To Equip And Operate Terminals At Chabahar Port, Iran
India Ports Global Ltd. has signed a contract with Aria Banader of Iran to equip and operate two terminals at Chabahar – Shahid -Beheshti Port in Iran for transportation of goods and other purposes.
As per Article 6 of the contract, effort are to be made to commence commercial operations at Chabahar –Shahid- Beheshti Port in Iran within 18 months from the contract activation date or 4 months from the date on which the Lessor hands over the Terminals and the infrastructure facilities to the Lessee in accordance with the terms of the Contract.
This information was given by Minister of State for Shipping and Road Transport and Highways Shri Pon. Radhakrishnan in a written reply to a question in the Lok Sabha 27th July.