Global trade enabler DP World operated the Nhava Sheva
(India) Gateway Terminal has added a new service strengthening the port’s
connectivity to Gulf and West Africa. The new service named INGWE
(India – Gulf – West Africa) operated by MSC is a weekly service with
vessels of capacity more than 9,000 TEU’s, says a release on 26th Sept.
The service was officially introduced on September 18,
2017 with the maiden call of MSC Albany. The service will be
following the below port rotations: Ningbo – Shanghai – Shekou – Singapore
– Colombo – Port Luis – Durban – Coega – Salalah – Jebel Ali – Karachi – Mundra
– Nhava Sheva – Hazira – Colombo – Ningbo.
Mr. Ravinder Johal, Chief Executive Officer, DP World
Nhava Sheva,said “At DP
World, it is our constant endeavor to deliver the best services to our partners
in the supply chain with highest levels of efficiency. We are happy to
strengthen our connectivity with this new service and look forward to its
success. It is an honor to be chosen by MSC for our services yet again as it
reinforces the confidence our partners have in our capabilities in adding value
The futuristic NSIGT terminal is DP World Subcontinent
Region’s latest offering to the maritime trade of India. It is equipped with
state-of-the-art technology that provides safe, quick and efficient operations
and facilitates ease of doing business. NSIGT was recently conferred with LEED
Platinumcertification by Green Business Certification Inc. (GBCI) which
testifies the terminal as a resource efficient building utilizing less water
and energy, and reducing greenhouse gas emissions.