Premier container port JNPT said on
Wednesday a technical glitch at one of its five container terminals has caused
a system disruption, which is being fixed
but it has not impacted the operations at the four other terminals.
Port Trust (JNPT) operates five container terminals
Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust (JNPT)
operates five container terminals that handle over 50 per cent of the total
container cargo among the major domestic ports.
These are Jawaharlal Nehru Port Container
Terminal (JNPCT), the NhavaSheva International Container Terminal (NSICT), the
Gateway Terminals India Pvt Ltd (GTIPL), NhavaSheva International Gateway
Terminal (NSIGT) and the newly-commissioned Bharat Mumbai Container Terminals
Private Limited (BMCTPL).
There has been a
technical issue at JNPCT
“There has been a technical issue at
JNPCT. Government agencies are working to resolve it. While there is a system
disruption, there has been no effect on the cargo operations at the terminal,”
JNPT said in a statement.
An interim SOP
chalked out to handle EXIM containers
To ensure business continuity, a standard
operating procedure has been chalked out for an interim period for handling
EXIM containers at JNPCT through alternate arrangements from February 23, it
Howsoever there has
been no impact on the operations at the other 4 terminals at JNPT, the Port