The major ports in India have recorded a growth of 3.77% and together handled 518.6 Million Tonnes of cargo during the period April to December 2018 as against 499.7 Million Tonnes handled during the corresponding period of previous year.
Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust (JNPT), India’s premier container port, organized a port study-tour for the largest global congregation ever to visit any port in India.
APM Terminals Mumbai has become the first Indian container terminal to handle more than 2 million TEUs (Twenty-Foot Equivalent Units) in a calendar year.
It is said, it will be a game changer in container traffic of South India Mainline container vessel service at Tuticorin port will boost EXIM and save transhipment cost &time
Union Minister for Shipping, Road Transport & Highways, Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation Shri Nitin Gadkari has said that Blue Economy is very crucial for India’s economic development.
As per the World Bank report 2019 on Ease of Doing Business, India has taken a huge leap of 23 ranks from 100 in 2017-18 to 77 in 2018-19 indicating it is continuing its steady shift towards global standards.
The Project is Expected to tap The huge potential of Nepal bound containerised cargo on National Waterways -1
The Indian Ports Association (IPA) has appointed M/s Tech Mahindra as the Managed Service Provider for the five major ports at Mumbai, Kolkata, Chennai, Deendayal Port and Paradip Port Trust.
The Major ports in India have recorded a growth of 5.13% and together handled 288.38 Million Tonnes of cargo during the period April to August.
A new wage settlement agreement has been signed for Group C & D category of Port and Dock Workers in Mumbai in the presence of, Union Minister for Shipping.