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Gujarat on top of Centre's agenda; Kandla port to get Rs 5700 crores

Paradip Port Trust invites applications for renewal of Hawkers License

Port Blair may lose the major port status

Adani CMA Mundra Terminal now operationalised

Major Ports on an all-round growth path

Development of strategic Chabahar port progressing well, says Gadkari

Mumbai Port launches Pay and Park facility at Carnac Bunder

Cargo handled at minor ports in Andhra Pradesh declines

Cochin ports' efforts to snatch cotton yarn exports through Colombo port

Govt. agreeable to protect service conditions of major ports workers under new law

The deal which sparked off the uproar in Sri Lanka

Srilankan workers protest against deal with India on Trincomalee port

Mumbai Port planning ropeway service between Sewree & Elephanta Island

No agreement on Hambontata or Tricomalee Port development with China and India as yet; President Sirisena tries to cool tempers

Mumbai Port takes prospective bidders into confidence on ropeway service between Sewree & Elephanta Island

Odisha govt to set up ten minor ports along its coastline

Evacuation project all set to take off; Chennai port to be relieved of congestion problem soon

Sri Lanka likely to concede development of Trincomalee Port to India

Initiatives under Ease of Doing Business at Chennai port as on 15.04.2017

MPT acquires Mist Canon Fog Machine

VOC Port Trust creates new record in single day handling

Port of Antwerp cargo traffic up 1.5% to 54.32 mn tn for mar ended 2017 qtr

Green signal for Indian Oil's LPG Terminal at Kochi

DPD facilitation further expanded at JN Port

Teamglobal begins operations at Globicon Terminals

NRL signs MoU with Paradip Port Trust and Indian Oil Corporation for Import of Crude Oil from Paradip Port

Major ports register 6.79 percent growth in traffic over last year

Indian naval ship Chennai on her maiden visit to Chennai

Major ports earn surpluses

Capacity of major ports crosses 1bt mark, says Nitin Gadkari

Paradip port trust celebrated the 126th birth anniversary of Bharat Ratna Dr. B.R.Ambedka

APM Terminals Pipavav reaches 1 lk milestone in Roll On-Roll Off handling of passenger cars

Iron ore shipments zoom 163 per cent through major ports in FY17

OSL conferred with prestigious UCCI award

Large number of Chennai based importers get direct delivery of cargo from the port to the factory

Mormugao Port dubs mission ‘Swachchta Pakhwada’ as beginning of the end at the valedictory day function

Good, if threatened strike is averted at major ports on April 19

V O C Port achieves marginal increase in cargo handled last financial year

Haldia and Visakhapatnam port adjudged as cleanest ports in the country

PPT-government water-cess dispute resolved

Gangavaram Port holds medical camp

India Ports MD moots Automatic Mooring System & shore power supply to achieve eco-friendly goals at Green Shipping India 2017

All India Liquid Bulk Importers & Exporters Association honours business honchos to mark anniversary day fete

DP World Cochin posts 17% increase in volumes in FY’17

Kandla’s National Maritime Day resolve: Always to be Numero Uno

Adani DAV public school observes 5th annual day

Nepal to reroute its cargo through the distant Vizag port

Kolkata and Haldia ports battle hard to hold on to its inherent strength

Chennai port's off site container terminal all set to take off

Final round of discussions to hand over Hambantota port to Chinese companies are on

Swachchta pakhwada concludes at MPT

Cochin Port Outer harbour project to be ready by 2020

Tuticorin Trade Associations congratulate VOC Port Chairman for the impressive growth in container handling

M.V.Costa Luminosa calls at Mormugao Port

NMPT records 12.25% growth in traffic handling

PPT observes 54th National Maritime Day

Adani Ports chalks out modalities to build container Port in Malaysia

Gangavaram Port contributes Rs. 15.40 lakhs towards development works in Gangavaram Village

Port of Antwerp reposes faith in newly appointed port representatives to boost growth

Man Infraconstruction inks Rs 91.92 cr deal with IPRCL to build common rail yard facility at JNPT

Mormugao Port clocks 33.17 MMT throughput for FY 2016-17

Designated ports to handle import of scrap

Paradip port maintains cargo-handling track-record, stands second only to Kandla port

Double dhamaka in traffic at Kandla: topper tenth times, 100 million ton crosser twice

MbPT handles 63.05 MMT throughput

Chennai port crosses 50 million tons mark despite stiff competition from neighbouring ports

Paradip port comes to the aid of cataract patients

Swachhta Pakhwada (a cleaning fortnight) at Chennai port

Swachhata pakhwada comes to a successful end in Paradip

JNPort handles its 'deepest' ever Container Vessel

Capacity Augmentation in Ports

Introduction of RFID in Ports

DP World Nhava Sheva commissions OCR-powered automated gates

JNPT calls for bids to empanel transporter for Direct Port Delivery

Beach Cleaning Drive Conducted by V.O. Chidambaranar Port

Lankan opposition opposes agreement clauses on hand over of Hambantota port to China

Swatch bharat Pakhwada fortnight at major ports

Major cleanliness drive in progress at Cochin Port Trust /

Shri P Raveendran takes over charge of Chairman, Cochin Port Trust

Cochin Port announces amendments to Land Use Plan

Netherlands based consortium all set to bag the dredging contract at JNPT

Jaigarh Port handles largest dry bulk cargo ship

Shipping minister Mandvia eulogizes KPT’s smart city progress

Capacity Usage and Turnover of Major Ports

JSW to invest Rs 7,000-cr more in Ports sector by 2020

Maha CM & central ministers launch slew of capacity expansion projects of Jaigarh Port

Cleanliness drive receives good response from local residents

Swatchh bharat abhiyan observed at Kamaraj port

JNPT completes commissioning of Radiological Detection Equipment in port campus

Port worker who slipped into the sea is found missing even after two days

Plea for water conversation marks Mormugao Port’s World Water Day fete

Mumbai Port holds workshop on promoting coastal trade

Chinese ports make a strong start to 2017

Reduction in dwell time at JNPT for CONCOR moved containers

Direct port delivery some modifications attempted at JNPT to assuage the trade

JNPT soon to handle big container vessels as the draft increases to 15 m

VOC PT carries out ‘Swachhta Pakhwada” activities on priority basis

US Consulate & American Chambers meet with JNPT to explore investment opportunities in India’s first Port-led multiproduct SEZ

Modernisation of Mumbai International Cruise Terminal (MICT)

Move to hike Vallarpadam handling charges opposed

Suchitva Pakshacharanam activities extend to more areas

No contraband found in DRI customs inspection of import cargo in Chennai and Kattupalli ports

Mormugao Port Staff observes ‘Swachchta Pakhwada’

Centre threatens to scrap the Sagar island port project

Cleanliness campaign launched at Kandla with a vengeance

Pradhan kicks off Rs 12,490 cr inter-state gas corridor project

Welcome ceremony of Indian coast guard ship ICGS SHAUNAK at Chennai port

VOC port handles record traffic of 36.91 million tonnes

Benchmarking study of state owned Indian major ports to lift them to international standards

Mumbai Port and JNPT together establish Oil Spill Response facility

Import of containers from Chennai Port suspended temporarily following a tip off from Directorate of revenue intelligence

Swachhta Pakhwada in Cochin Port Trust

Swachhata Pakhwada” by Paradip Port Trust

V.O.Chidambaranar port observes Swachhta Pakhwada from March 15

Kamarajar port achieves highest volume of car exports this year

DP World Nhava Sheva crosses new milestone in ease of doing biz with commissioning of Direct Port Delivery model

Adani’s ‘Udaan’ programme helps students find their potentials

Puducherry port becomes the satellite port of Chennai; MOU signed in the presence of Shipping Minister Gadkari

DP World launches 'save water' campaign to mark 'World Water Day'

JNPCT Achieves Record Performance

Chairman Kolkata Port Trust to give hearing to writ petitioners

Kolkata Port Trust announces Revision of Local Haulage Charges

Traffic Managers of 12 Major Ports visit JNPort to see Ease of Doing Business Initiatives

Nearly Eight hundred million ton capacity idling at major ports

Visakhapatnam port emerging as second largest cargo handler in the east coast next only to Paradip

Port sector celebrates Holi with gaiety

VOC Port Trust introduces penalty for traffic violations inside the port

Valedictory Function of Safety Week V.O.Chidambaranar Port Trust

Chabhar port to take off next year: Gadkari

Celebration of World Civil Defence Day in Mumbai Port Trust

Leadership in safety and health enhances business sustainability

Higher capacity locomotives to haul goods in Mumbai Port

World bank-funded solid waste management project hits roadblock in Paradip

MbPT celebrates World Civil Defence Day

MPT bags ISO 9001:2015

Mormugao Port commissions 100 tn weighbridge

Paradip Port observes International Women’s Day

KPT and KASEZ are made for each other: KPT chairman and KASEZ commissioner

ICTSI Manila to order mega vessel handling equipment

JNPT goes green with rooftop solar panels in township & commercial premises

Iron ore shipments surge to 169% at 12 Major Ports in April-January

Inauguration of Safety Week at V.O. Chidambaranar Port Trust

Memorial of Biju Patnaik one of the architects of Paradip Port inaugurated

PPT’s ‘Swachh Bharat’ moves to local slums

DP World bags award for promoting workplace gender parity

CONCOR, DP World Cochin flag off first train from ICD Whitefield B’luru

JNPT Deputy Chairman speaks on 'Ethical analysis & Predicting Risk in an Uncertain world'

Paradip port becomes the first to install side scan sonar (SSS) system

New APMT terminal opens in Mexico with Maersk Salalah’s call

Ship arrested at Tuticorin port for nonpayment of dues

Cargos handled at major ports go up marginally; export of low grade iron ore and import of petroleum products contribute to the push

World's largest car carrier arrives at Kamarajar port

Kamarajar Port Ennore conducts Major ports Chess tournament

JNPT Participates in DPD workshop conducted by BRIEF in Delhi

Elevated Corridor to link Chennai Port gets clearance at the highest level

Cochin Port Trust announces renewal of lease period of land

Paradip and Dhamra port rake in profit; Gopalpur port incurs loss in annual profit

Non-major projects poised for takeoff in Odisha

Cuddalore port gets Shipping Ministry's grant

First woman director of Kamarajar port Ennore takes over

Adani to start operations at Kamarajar Port in May.

Adani Dhamra port organizes mega health camp

Senior Delegation from HAROPA Ports visits JNPT

Vallarpadam terminal registers 19% growth in cargo volumes

Port conducts street plays to spread Swachh Bharat Awareness campaign

INTUC-led labour federation sounds all- is- not- well warning bell for major ports

Marginal drop in cargo handling at Kamarajar port expected this year

Senior Delegation from COSCO Shipping Lines, Shanghai visits JNPT

Proximity of ports an opportunity not a challenge

The mountain country will receive cargo from Visakhapatnam Port

Kamarajar port receives high ranking ambassadors of six Nordic countries

PM reviews Kamarajar Port connectivity road project

Hong Kong Port under pressure to reduce tariff

KPT-JNPT partnered Iranian port project smooth sailing

Kandla port announces policy for allotment of steel floating drydock

Top Railway Board official visits Kandla port; commits support to Railway projects in the port

Tea board likely to set up an integrated Tea Park at Dhamra port

Schemes put in place in Tuticorin port to improve productivity

Paradip port observes Swachh Bharat Abhiyan

Direct Weekly HMM ACS service flagged off from KPCT

Survey for outer harbour begins

China may invest US 5billion in Hambantota Port under right conditions: Chinese ambassador

French Port delegation set to scout for maritime biz opportunities in India

Local Stevedoring agencies cry foul

Visakhapatnam Port handles 50.9 mt of cargo in 10 months

Gateway Distriparks commences operations of Container Freight Station (CFS) at Krishnapatnam Port

Delegation from Korean, Busan visits Mumbai Port Trust

Adani Ports consolidated PAT jumps 26% to Rs 848 cr for Q3FY17

Tuticorin port set to handle 85 million tons cargo by 2025

Pay Panel for Major Ports Workers constituted; Holds first meeting with positive note

Chabahar port likely to open in a month

Move to replace contributory medical scheme with health insurance flayed

Concor to build multi-modal logistics parks near ports

Three modern ports are coming up in North Tamil Nadu

Rs 133.90 Crore Spent By All Major Ports under Swachh Bharat Abhiyan

All Ship Breaking Hazardous Waste Disposed off Safely at Alang Yard

APM Terminal Pipavav commissions e-SMTP

JNPT Antwerp Port Training & Consultancy Foundation unveiled in presence of Belgium PM

All India Major Ports Football Tourney held at Mumbai Port

Three modern ports are coming up in North Tamil Nadu

‘No Vehicle Day’ in Paradip

DPD registrations, in Jan’17 record 8-fold jump, on JNPT’s business-friendly initiatives

Sri Lankan government meets to finalise Hambantota sale

To the relief of the fishermen, dredging of harbor begins

Adani Ports hosts trade meet at Rudrapur, Uttarakhand

DP World clocks 63.7 mn teus throughput for 2016

Cargo Handled at Major ports by Cargo Companies

Paradip port to observe ‘No Vehicle Day’

J M Baxi’s direct service, first-ever Kandla container terminal is now operational

JNPT becomes First Major port to equip Radiological Detection System at all Gates

PPT and Paradip Municipality together organize Swachh Bharat Abhiyan programme

Paradip Port organizes annual flower show

Major Ports to Go Green, to Save Rs. 75 Crore annually

Secretary, MoS, visits JN Port to meet stakeholders to guide for forward integration

Let us now look beyond 100 MMT, says Alok Singh, unfurling National Flag at Kandla

Chennai port terminals handle record single day volume of throughput

Mumbai port talks of its ‘glorious year’ with all round performance

CPT invites quotations for Radiological equipments for its Hospital

Port industry wants sizable tax incentives in Union Budget

Impressive performance propels Mumbai Port into top three league among 12 major ports

Bidders bring up barrage of observations in the proposed container terminal project of NMPT

Major oil spill reported off the Ennore Port

Two cargo ships collide at Tamil Nadu port

Cochin Port Trust comes out with comprehensive details about itself

PPT takes up Swachh Bharat Abhiyan in the slums in the periphery

Republic Day Celebration at NMPT

China ports book full-year growth of 3 per cent

Maharashtra’s Dighi port may get Russian security system

Cochin port offers cargo handling facilities to companies

Kolkata Port Trust clinched the title in the All India Major Ports Basketball Tournament

All India Major Ports Weight-Lifting and Body Building Championships: Mumbai Port emerge as overall champs

Chennai port has the deepest container terminal in east coast

Port embarks on Swachh Bharat Abhiyan in slum clusters

VOC port gets new weekly container feeder service to Colombo

MPT surpasses target of 15.35 million tonnes set by the Ministry of Shipping

JNPT investing Rs 3K cr to improve road connectivity

Major Port Trust Authorities Bill, 2016 gives more autonomy to the port authorities; port employees oppose it

Singapore delegation visits Chennai Port

Mammoth windmill arrives at Krishnapatnam Port

Kandla Port takes delivery of powerful tug

CMA CGM sets up in Singapore its Navigation and Port Operations Center

Time for a rethink on Mega container terminal at Chennai Port

Module for complete coordination between importing agencies launched at the Chennai Customs House

Two Chinese ships arrive for Gwadar port security; two more in pipeline

Adani Ports to develop 3rd phase of Mundra Port for INR 6,000 cr

Grade separator proposed to regulate the traffic to Vizag Port

Cochin port a big hit for cruise tourism this year

Greenfield ports not way forward for India, says DP World's Chief

New Mangalore Port woos coffee trade ahead of plucking season

Krishnapatnam port has first baggage scanner installed at customs office

Engineers India Ltd bags Rs 2,500 cr vizag refinery renovation project

DP World Chennai hosts deep draft vessel at Chennai Port

Paradip Port reports coal discharge of 62,730 MT exceeding its previous peak in 24-hour time frame

Container terminals in Chennai port can berth vessels up to 15 meters draft

VOC Port Trust organizes Mini-marathaon; about 1500 people participate

Cargo handled at major port show rising trend

APM Terminals Mumbai embraces DPD Service for import Customers

Meeting by Cochin Port Trust and Tea Board with Tea exporters at Coonoor on 26 Dec '16

Union Minister of State for shipping inspects Paradip port

Chennai port will handle 3 million TEUs soon

A New Weekly Container Service from Chennai to Chinese and Korean ports

Paradip Port Foundation Day Marathon organized

Reliance unveils 2.2 MMTPA Para-xylene plant in Jamnagar, Gujarat

JNPT drops plan to construct deep water terminal

Chennai Port handles a huge reactor for chennai petroleum

2017 KPT calendar is again thematic and beautiful on Gujarat Heritage

Despite arrest, Mahimas's Stevedoring Monopoly persists in Paradip Port

Thermal plant to come up in Port premises, first of its kind in a major port at Tuticorin port

JNPT aims to deliver 40% containers under 72 hours

DP World Mundra redefines operational excellence, becomes the first terminal in Gujarat to cross 1.1 mn TEU milestone

JNPT to float tenders to develop Jalna dry port

VOC Port Trust and SEPC Power Private Ltd, Chennai ink agreements for construction of Captive berth and land lease

RPP Infra bags container pre-stacking yard project of Kamarajar Port

Major Ports Labour Federations to labour against New Major Port Authority Bill 2016

Cargo handling capacity reached a high of 1,005.96 MTPA

Chennai Port becomes the deepest among major ports

Failure of Vallarpadam should be lessons learnt for Enayam port

Nitin Gadkari says the Sagarmala Development Company (SDC) will play a major role in realizing India’s maritime potential

Mumbai dredging plan cost soars up 154%

Cochin Shipyard to develop a new Dry-Dock

JN Port meets CSLA & MANSA on Ease of Doing Business Initiatives

Petrochemical Plant to come near Kakinada Port soon

Mumbai port to release its real estate potential, all set to make big money

Gujarat appoints Ernst & Young (E&Y) as consultants to draft a new port policy

Chennai Port creates new barytes loading record

JNPT to face stiff competition from Hazira port

Indian Port Rail Corporation pushes forward to enhance Port connectivity and Evacuation

Paradip Port Trust Hospital Launches New Immunization Programme during Celebration of World Immunization Day – 2016

Master plan to redevelop Mumbai port land in 6 months

Medical Camp for fishermen community at Ennore by Coast Guard

KPT goes very nearly digital in all its transactions

Adani organizes Interactive Knowledge sharing session at Hazira Port, Surat

JSW Infrastructure inks pact with Port of Fujairah in UAE

Road Safety Awareness Programme conducted by V.O. Chidambaranar Port

Kandla deeply mourns Kulkarni; great loss to maritime labour, says KPT Chairman Parmar

Chennai port surpasses previous record handling of barytes

New Ports Bill may end supremacy of privately-run ports

EU Parliament Gives Nod to a new set of rules for Port Regulation

Adani-Dhamra Festival-2016 comes to a colourful end

Revised concession Agreement will be implemented in Ports soon

APM Terminals partners with AIP Foundation to promote road safety in Vietnam

Coast guard ship Varad provides rescue to merchant ships at Chennai port

Cabinet gives nod to Major Port Authorities Bill, 2016

Swan, Petronasr and Alpha Energy ink $615 mn deal for LNG exploration at Sephied Baghun gas field in Iran

Kandla’s revamped container terminal raises high hopes

JSW forays into port operation in UAE

Chennai Port Trust introduces Point of Sale

Al Shabaab bombing kills 29 at Somalia’s main port

Paradip port moves towards cashless transaction

Proposals for developing non major ports

Maiden call of cruise liner M.V. MEIN SCHIFF 3

Development of new major ports

Kandla is high on mind of shipping minister Mandvia ,says Gandhidham chamber veteran Tirthani

JNPT records mere 1% rise in April-November volume

Modernisation of Visakhapatnam port

Participants of JNPT-APEC Training Centre’s seminar on Port Engineering

If the returns from operating terminals fall too far, “then terminal operators may simply stop investing: Drewry

Rail Connectivity to some non-major ports provided under PPP

Mumbai Port Trust 1st port to start anti-retro viral therapy (ART) centre for HIV positive patients

Govt plans Enayam port to improve transhipment

Stakeholder Consultation Meeting on Policy for Award of Waterfront and Associated Land to Port Dependent Industries in Major Ports

Union Cabinet approves Rs Ten thousand crore Phase 3 Mumbai Urban Transport Project

Adani Dhamra Port in Odisha berths 1000th vessel

Mumbai Port Trust shortlists contractors for devel. of recreation & tourism infrastructure

Cochin Shipyard to go in for IPO to fund its expansion projects

MANSA draws Mumbai Port Chairman’s attention to workers shortage

Jawaharlal Nehru Port told to form task force to speed up productivity

Odisha proposes to develop riverine port on Mahanadi

Expansion, Modernization and Up-Gradation of Ports

Puducherry Port being revived with the help of Chennai port

Nagoya becomes a Green Award Port

Kamarajar Port, Ennore to raise foreign currency loan of 100 million US dollars

RFID (Radio Frequency Identification) access control system introduced in Paradip Port

MPT organizes one-day charette to re-image Sassoon Dock

Development of Existing Ports in the Country

APSEZ organises trade meet in New Delhi

Chennai Customs to introduce electronic delivery orders soon

Ennore Port to introduce RFID system for entry and exit of vehicles

Report incidences of graft directly to me: MbPT Chairman exhorts trade

Largest land reclamation project attempted at Dhamra Port for massive expansion

Ownership of Gopalpur Port changes

Agreements signed with foreign countries for development of ports and manufacture of ships

Two luxury cruise liners visit Mormugao Port during the week

Govt funding of major ports all time low despite cent per cent utilization

Enayam port will earn over one thousand crores during the 1st year of operation

Shipping Minister Mansukh Mandvia likens monetisation to labour pains, assures shipping fraternity of good days soon

JNPT creates record by loading 80.640 mt of ONGC crude oil

Visakha Container Terminal seeks its stakeholders to adhere to standard documentation procedure

Chennai Port Trust observes the Memorial Day of KappalotiyaTamizhan

Mumbai Port Trust proposes to develop Land and Waterfront

Adani Ports Adds New RMGCs for Rail Operations in Mundra

Chennai Port to waive Port Rail & Terminal Handling charges

PPT stresses healthy living on World Diabetes Day

VOC Port Trust introduces Electronic Delivery Order system

Chennai Port announces Maritime Skill India Programme

Family members boarding on vessels & sailing short period banned at Vizag port

DPD & ITT initiatives make mark at JNPT in October

Worker’s side to have 13 members on bipartitie Wage Revision Committee for major ports

Waiver of haulage and terminal handling charges announced for container rail services on Chennai Bengaluru sector

Enayam port may require viability gap funding of Rs 1500 crores

Azamara Club cruise vessel calls at Mormugao port

Chennai Port holds Port Level Facilitation Committee Meeting to receive two cruise vessels

Security tightens at the entry gates of VPT

JNPT’s incentives to shift truck traffic for intermodal rail fail to get desired results

Shipping Minister Gadkari calls for use of IT for better efficiency, speed and delivery of port operations

Alarm bells start ringing for Chennai Port; distant Delhi is yet to feel the impact

Mumbai Port observes Vigilance Awareness Week 2016

Traffic in major ports show a marginal increase during the 7 months of financial year

Mumbai Port kicks off Rs 811 cr fifth oil berth construction project at Jawahar Dweep

Trade appreciates Kandla’s coastal shipping measures

Chennai port on a downhill path

Adani Ports hosts trade meet to showcase capabilities at Mundra Port

BLOK-BEAM revolutionizes container handling, lifting 6 at a time in one block

Vigilance Awareness Week at Kamarajar Port

PPT holds Valedictory Function of Vigilance Awareness Week

VOC port trust created new records on cargo handling and traffic

Road connectivity project to Ennore port revived after 10 years; should take another 5 years for completion

Ennore Port rail link project in jeopardy as Railways change alignment at the last minute

APM Terminals Pipavav net dips to Rs 59.4 cr for Q2FY17

Marg Karaikal port expects to double cargo handling and revenue this fiscal

Handling of iron ore bounces up to 17.50mt at Major Ports during H1 FY 2017

Kamarajar port observes Vigilance Awareness Week

Paradip port trust observes National Unity Day

Vigilance Week observed in Paradip Port Trust

Dresden again unloads 606 cars at Kochi port

Chief Commissioner Customs agrees with ChPT on Bunkering Permissions on par with Colombo

Krishnapatnam Port unveils its centralized State of the art ‘Port command and control Center

A New Reward scheme announced for Port and Dock workers; Union cabinet clears it

Rotterdam maintains last years traffic with lesser growth

Adani Port CEO bets big on ‘Make In India’ and GST roll-out to deliver higher volumes & earnings

Visakhapatnam Port takes all Precautionary measures on 'Kyant' Cyclone: Dy Chairman, VPT

Antwerp ‘Port House’ an ‘Architect Marvel’ with a shape of ‘Diamond Ship’ Inaugurated, A tribute to Zaha Hadid

Port of Antwerp to assist India to find out dry river beds in India navigable for inland cargo movement

Cochin Trade up in arms against increase in container handling rates

Essar Ports’ cargo handling jumps 35 pct to 18.27 MT for Sept ended 2016 qtr

Coastal service runs into another problem; could not find cars in Chennai

Project commissioning galore at Ennore port in a few months time

KPT interacts with its port users ‘to take Kandla forward’

Setback to port as car carrier ship skips Kochi

MBT convenes registered vendors meet

Cargo Traffic at Major Ports grows by 5.2 % during first six months of FY 2016-17

Three port connectivity projects to be taken up at Chennai, Ennore and Tuticorin ports

Chennai Port - Record Performance by Harbor Mobile Cranes in handling Dolomite in a Single Day

Visakhapatnam Port handles 30.67 mt cargo in H1 FY 2017

Union Minister Santosh Gangwar lays foundation stone of Krishnapatnam Port’s Trade andTransport Terminal – 2

Ennore port handles Cape size large vessels

Essar offloads 98 per cent stake of Essar Oil to Russia's Rosneft & Trafigura for a total consideration of $12.9 bn

Paradip pollution makes life miserable for the local residents

Janardan Rao as new IPA MD is right man for right job

CPT Chairman convenes a meeting to discuss evacuation of containers

India and Germany all set to collaborate on port-rail connectivity projects worth one lakh crore

India’s key state ports record 4.7% fall in thermal coal handling volume over Apr-September

Paradip Port aims to be Number ONE major port in three years

Pakistan’s biggest port to start trial run next month

Adani emerges as a major player in the Port industry

Nepal to open a consul office at Visakhapatnam port as traffic shifts from Kolkata Port

Abu Dhabi Ports launches Digital Vessel Ops

Students showcase skills at Annual Science Exhibition

Delegation from Canada pays visit to MbPT to explore new biz opportunities

VPT stops collecting oil pollution cess and offers rebate for cruise vessels

Centre approves a grant of Rs. 515 Crores for the development of Sagar Port Project in West Bengal

JNPT-APEC completes its 8th seminar on “Achieving Operational Excellence”

JNPT opens new holding yard area

V.O. Chidambaranar Port observes ‘Swachh Bharat’ Mass Cleaning Campaign

IFFCO launches Swach Sagar Abhiyan

Paradip Port organises Swachh Bharat Abhiyan

IPA to be a centre for excellence for major ports: IPA MD Bhatia

PPT observes World Heart Day

Protocols related to use of Chabahar Port to be signed within two months

Raveendran takes over as Chairman Chennai Port

VPT extends increased port concession charges to container vessels; Two more mobile cranes deployed at west quay

Members of trade quiz JNPT on associated infra game plan in the proposed 9.8 mn teus capacity expansion

Explore cargo from Tamil Nadu hinterland Cochin port, told by Shipping Minister Gadkari

Maritime museum to come up at Chennai port

Krishnapatnam Port honchos hold CHAs & Freight Forwarders meet in Nagur

The first Call of a Car Carrier Ship at Cochin Port

This other interest new KPT trustee is Kandla obsessed

We apprehend that Port operations will soon come to a grinding halt at KDS, says President, ASI, Calcutta

The first major port comes up in Malabar Coast at Azhikal at a cost of Rs 500 cr

Ennore port snatches car cargo from Chennai port

Armed escorts for ships sailing into JNPT; fall out of terrorists sneaking in

Shri Mansukh Lal Mandaviya, MoS, Shipping & Port: Many Projects for Development of Coastline and Ports in Gujarat Sanctioned by Centre

Krishnapatnam port poised to attract JNPT cargo with new rail service

Vedanta inks pact for redevelopment of Mormugao port

Ministry of Shipping Proposes New Model Concession Agreement for Port Sector

JNPT harnesses solar energy, reducing its dependency on the conventional grid

Chennai Port Trust announces extension of discount on VRC for all container vessels

Major ports to offer 80% discount on VRC and CRC for Coastal Transportation of Vehicles through Ro-Ro Vessels

JNPT joins hands with coast guard for coastal cleanup drive

Heavy silting chokes Porbandar port

Secy, Ministry of Tourism visits Chennai port

Marginal increase in cargo traffic at Kochi port

Gangavaram Port organises a Mega Medical Camp

Paradip Port to go green with 20 MW solar power plant

JNPT Commences Holding Yard Operations

Draft Bill of ‘Major Port Authorities Act, 2016’ uploaded on Ministry’s Website for Comments from Various Stakeholders

Sanjay Gangan appointed as Chief Manager (Finance) at JN Port

AICTPL MUNDRA handles largest parcel size vessel MSC Fillippa

VOC port goes green with ABB installation

Shipping ministry tells KPT to settle harbour mobile cranes issue quickly

Major ports registers strong growth of 4.3 per cent with enhanced productivity in current fiscal

Cochin port’s performance reviewed by the Ministry

JNPT conducts Workshop on eDO & Gate Module Implementation

Green initiative by Dhamra Port to protect environment: Over 72,000 saplings distributed by Dhamra Port

Junior shipping minister pitches for reforms to enhance major ports’ competitiveness

Nigeria tackles Congestion with Automation

Vizhinjam port project gets nod from Greens tribunal

Goa’s iron ore exports set to rebound as centre gives nod to Rs 1,145.36 cr berths refurb project at Mormugao Port

Essar Bulk Terminal Paradip pips own record, reaches new milestone in operational benchmark

Paradip to be develop as World Class Smart Industrial Port City

VOC port celebrates 145th birth anniversary of V.O.Chidambaranar

Gandhidham Chamber organises shipping seminar for local youths at Kandla

Administrative Office for Enayam Port Project inaugurated at Tholayavattam

Major Ports hope for price parity as TAMP regime ends

JNPT releases Aug 2016 performance update

Chennai port comes out with flying colours

Petronet LNG reports highest profit of Rs 378 cr after tax

Mumbai Port allows berthing of dry bulk cargo at offshore container terminal on trial basis

Port stalemate ends, tense situation diffused in Paradip

Paradip Port Trust bags National Greentech Safety Award

Security stepped up in Paradip; intra-port cargo handling crisis reaches flash-point

State shipping minister Mandavia ‘s maiden Kandla visit full of promises

Cabinet approves development of three berths including a Barge Berth at Mormugao Port

JNPT takes steps to reduce gate transaction time

West Bengal government sponsors a deep sea port

Krishnapatnam Port, Maersk & Hanjin Shipping kick off weekly mainline service to connect South Indian trade with Chinese ports

Chairman, IPA and MbPT visits Chennai port

Bangladeshi ports reduce rates for Indian vessel under coastal shipping agreement

Kamarajar port reports 15% drop in cargo volume

Dumper Assn threatens to paralyze port operations

Tuticorin Port inks MOU with Solar Energy Corporation for installation of 5MW Solar Power Plant

V.O.Chidambaranar Port Trust creates new records

Cabinet committee approves waiver of penal interest to save Cochin Port

Essar Vizag Terminals poised to handle 8000 TPH iron ore upon upgradation

KPT makes salt producers happy by quick actions

Gangavaram Port donates books & stationery to school students

GE Shipping standalone net dips to Rs 103.56 cr for Q1FY17

JNPT takes centre stage at IACC convention on “Unleashing Indo-US economic synergy”

JNPT Port signs an agreement for low cost funds for its expansion project

Visakhapatnam Port all set for massive expansion

Chennai port to collaborate with Puducherry port

Gadkari announces Rs.8,400 crore to AP under Sagarmala

PPT kicks off Green India initiative

Janani Suraksha Yojana takes off at PPT hospital

Record handling of automobiles at Mumbai Port

JNPT celebrates 70th Independence Day

No dry fish manufacturing in Paradip fishing harbor

Paradip Port Trust celebrates Independence Day 2016

Neeraj Bansal apprises trade on steps taken to decongest JNPT

Essar Oil poised to pump Rs 1,600 cr capex to boost Vadinar refinery GRM

Gulf Petrochem kick-starts bunkering ops at Port of Rotterdam

NMPT to become Green Port in 2017

Mumbai Port Trust (MPT) Chairman felicitates MPT’s employee for appointment as Umpire in Rio Olympics 2016

Adani Ports wins “Private Port of the Year 2016” award

Enayam port will save government a sum of Rs 1500 crores

Shri A. V Ramana appointed Dy. Chairman, Cochin Port Trust

Initiatives under ease of doing business at Chennai port

Expansion and up-gradation of major ports

PHO Commences Functioning in New Mangalore Port Trust

Bhavnagar port resumes rake operations

APM Terminals Mumbai is India’s first container terminal to offer continuous ‘gate-in’ service for exports

Adani’s consolidated PAT revs up 31% to Rs 836 cr for Jun ’16 qtr

New ports under Sagarmala Programme; TN to have one more port

Tata Consultancy to be consultant for JNPT’s Phase II dredging of its channel

Ennore port gears up 3rd phase of expansion; Land owners demand their pound of flesh

New Chairman for Chennai Port

Experts visit Kandla to tide over tidal problems of Kandla

Cochin Port’s new initiatives make the port more trade-friendly

Jagatsinghpur Collector’s maiden visit boosts Skill Development Initiatives of Paradip Port Trust

Port Awareness Campaign for School Children by PPT

DP WORLD reports 2.5% gross volume growth in H1 2016

New Mangalore Port attracts more cargo from Chikmagaluru

MBPT commissions 2 New Fire Water Tenders in port fire service

Solar power plants in port premises planned

Security in the port premises adequate, govt informs Parliament

Kamarajar port limited (Ennore) signs MoU with Government of India

New Mangalore Port secures more orders for handling coffee exports

Paradip port growth saga continues

Krishnapatnam unveils India’s first ocean linked golf course; Shri Venkaiah Naidu inaugurates CVR links - 18-hole integrated golf course

Now Kandla creates artistic first resting shelter for port workers

New berthing policy for dry bulk cargo to come into vogue in major ports from August one; Bouquets for performers and brickbats to those who lag behind

Transshipment business how to make it successful Colombo port shows the way

PPT launches ‘Port Visit’ campaign for school students

Paradip Port Trust releases notification regarding Scale of Rates for allotment of Developed and Undeveloped port land

Paradip Port immigration office functions in asbestos shed

Colachel port to cost Rs 27,570 Parliament informed

Chennai port to turn Green

JNPT to install three container scanners, an initiative towards ease of doing business

Gangavaram Port plants 5,000 saplings under “Vanam-Manam” program

Transshipment business how to make it successful Colombo port shows the way

Adani to set up ship recycling facility at Mundra

KPMG to submit final report on multi-modal logistic park to VPT

Cabinet approves Policy for award of Waterfront and associated land to port dependent industries in major ports

Chennai port presses TN Govt to reduce VAT on bunker fuel

CONCOR inaugurates Port side Container facilityat Krishnapatnam Port

Lab testing facilities for edible goods traffic at New Mangalore Port Trust

Capacity addition of ports

Essar’s Hazira terminal’s expansion work in full swing

Development of Sagar Port

JNPT reduces number of documents to ease business

NMPT’s ease of doing business initiatives makes the port trade friendly

Coastal Economic Zones to drive port led industrialization under Sagarmala

Cabinet approves construction of a New Dry Dock of Cochin Shipyard Limited

Kandla port likely to hand car cargo again; talks on with car makers

Chennai Port Trust announces redesigned Tally Sheets for cargo accounting

Fitch accords ‘BBB-‘rating to Adani’s $650m loan

Expansion of Visakhapatnam Port

Strengthening capacity of Chennai Port Trust

Colachel port can lead to saving of Rs1500 crore a year in transshipment

Eleven more major ports to be set up in the country

Chennai port opens a help desk at Bengaluru

Mumbai Port adopts E-tender system

Cochin Port Chairman discusses with Tea Board Director tea export feasibility

ICTT records good growth in container volume

Port of Antwerp on the way to another record year

Achievements of Paradip Port during May this year

JNPT slaps Rs 125 addl charge per container w.e.f 11th July

Kamarajar Port (ENNORE) awards work for handling coal

GCT- USA box terminal receives the largest ship ever to call the port of NY/NJ

Vishakhapatnam Port slashes demurrage to attract more cargo

Iron ore traffic picks up in major ports; Goa port becomes the great gainer

Krishnapatnam Port Wins Big at CII EHS Awards

ISWAN Director Roger Harris all praise for Kandla’s seafarers welfare activities; chairman Parmar, Joseph Chacko receive awards in Manila

CPI campaigns for a port at Ramayapatnam

Indian Oil inks Agreement with Paradip Port Trust

Azhikal port to take off

KPT Chairman inspects ongoing work at the Port

Port of Savannah gets $44m to boost rail traffic

Kerala protest against Enayam port in Tamil Nadu for being too close to the state

US consulate commercial officials impressed with Kandla visit

JN Port becomes ‘first port’ in the country to implement logistic data bank tagging of containers

JNPT’s June month traffic up 7.32% year-on-year to 3.87 lk teus

Container handling capacity to go up near Chennai port

Colachel Transshipment Terminal gets in principle approval from Union Cabinet

Competition compels Vizag port to slash general tariff; B’desh Vessels are to be treated as Coastal Ships

Gangavaram Port distributes free sewing machines and certificates to women

India, SL, Pak & B’desh clock 5.3% jump in container port traffic for Q1FY16

6 per cent Increase in cargo handling at Kandla Port in the 1st qtr

MPT traffic up by 46% in June

JNPT organizes plantation programme

Rs 200 crore hike in target this year for Custom collections from Tuticorin Port

JNPT installs container tracking facility

JNPT to cut truck queues with three scanners

Second Marine liquid terminal to come up at Ennore port

Two port-related functions organized at Tuticorin Port

Adani wants to expand Kattupalli Port near Chennai

Trade is looking up in major ports during last two months

MbPT chairman visits Sewree Fort

Sical forks out Rs 100 crore towards NCD redemption

Chennai and Puducherry Ports to ink an MOU for Cooperation

RFID Based Access Control System Inaugurated at Cochin Port

New Stevedoring, Shore Handling Policy in all Major ports from next month

Chennai Port to become a Margin Free entity

Singapore’s PSA launches ‘living lab’ for ports and logistics industry

Caterpillar, USA and Chennai Port discuss further business opportunities

Second International Yoga Day Celebrated at V.O.Chidambaranar Port

PPT celebrates International Day of Yoga

Bangladesh Ports to be used to improve connectivity to North Eastern states

Kandla port, kandla SEZ mark Yoga Day big way

Kolkata Port registers 30% growth in container traffic

Adani Logistics launches rail services from ICD Loni to gateway ports

Nepal to do Exim business with Vizag port after Kolkata

City students get trained by Chennai Port on port activities

Mumbai port reduces charges for coastal Ro Ro service

APM Terminals Inland Services, South Asia signs contract with Volvo in Chennai

Kandla liquid terminal industry finds shipping secretary positive on their burning problems during meet in Delhi

Container Operators confident of growth of container traffic

VPT registers third highest growth with 15% in cargo handling during April-May

Captive port to come up at Parangipettai in North Tamil Nadu

Colachel port has to cross several hurdles

New container train to Chennai port from Hyderabad

New Mangalore Port

Declassify Rani Jadhav committee report on Mumbai Port land development

Who causes congestion in Chennai port- conflicting version

Congestion in Chennai Port a thing of the past: a Japanese study

Status of Container- Click of a button from your mobile phone at Chennai Port

Netherlands firm says ’yes’ to build four more oil jetties at Kandla

Adani Ports determined to develop Vizhinjam

Kamarajar Port Limited (KPL) at Ennore

Corporatization of Ports given up; Functional autonomy to be given to major ports

Central Port Authorities Act’ 2016’ to replace the ‘Major Port Trust Act, 1963

Green Initiatives in Cochin Port

A large container terminal commissioned at Pipavav port in Gujarat

Coal handling at Ennore port near Chennai to augment to 45 million tons

Tuticorin port inching its way to become the third largest container handling port

PPT receives Best Performance Award from Shipping Minister

Fishermen around Kamaraj port Ennore receive bonanza

JNPT records highest Inter Terminal Movement of Trailers in the month of May

Tuticorin Port receives Awards from Shipping Minister Nitin Gadkari

Satellite Port planned near Goa

Biggest Kandla labour union meets Gadkari for acceptance of their demands

Gangavaram Port celebrates World Environment Day 2016

Installation of solar panels on the rooftop of JNPT hospital in progress

Centre offers talks with Jayalalitha to revive corridor project to ease traffic in Chennai Port: Gadkari

PSA Terminals to fully comply with VGM regulation

Chennai port launches RFID for container movement

Cochin Port receives mega luxury cruise vessel ‘Ovation of the Seas’

Shipping minister Gadkari honours 40 top port users, announces bonanza of development projects for Kandla, Gujarat

VOC Port bags National Award for Excellence in Cost Management

Chennai Port to see investments of Rs 1,500 crore : Cyril C George

MbPT and MMRDA sign MoU for construction of Mumbai Trans Harbour Link

Mumbai Port acquires two speed boats on hire basis

Government drops plan to convert port trusts into corporate entities

KPT to develop multipurpose Cargo & Container Terminal at Tuna Tekra

Adani Group in race for AP port project along with two others

Project report for Enayam (Colachel) port expected by the end of the year

Mormugao and Ennore ports to become deep ports soon

Cochin port observes Port Day

Two of the four major port projects appear jinxed

MbPT breaks new ground in coastal shipping modal shift

FICCI hails India-Iran Chabahar agreement as big leap forward in bilateral ties

JNPT expands rail incentive plan to attract truckloads

Reforms initiated by Govt in Major Ports to promote “Ease of doing Business”

Interactive session on investment opportunities held at Erode

Hoegh exports first Honda shipment out of Pipavav

Chennai and New Mangalore ports dispose of ships fast

Shipping Ministry announces Annual Achievement Awards for Major Ports

Vizag port restricts bunkering vessels while berthing

APM Terminals Pipavav celebrates Global Safety Day 2016 at port

Paul Antony steps down as Chairman, ChPT

Vat proves killer for Asia’s biggest imports-based Kandla timber zone

V.O. Chidambaranar Port Clinches Two Awards

VPT to become most modern port with 125 MT capacity by 2018 : Chairman MT Krishna Babu

Gangavaram Port commissions 4 new berths to increase capacity to 64 mt

MANSA pleads new MbPT chairman to resolve pressing issues

AP clears construction plan for Machilipatnam port

Annual International Bunker Meet to be held in Cochin

East coast ports report efficiency in cargo handling this year

Highest traffic handled by JNPT in April 2016

Indian Ports Global all set to run Chabahar Port thru a company in Iran

Kandla’s biggest port union marks May Day and Gujarat Day big way

Rise in traffic in select commodities in Chennai port in 1st month of financial year

Traders to use Kamarajar port as alternative to move goods

Adani Ports Release result for year ended March 31

JNPT shippers and trade groups oppose new levy

Spectacular performance by Vallarpadam ICTT

Performance sheet of Adani Ports and Special Economic Zone

NDA government slashes allotment of funds to major ports

Road to recovery by major ports after recession

MICT bets big on ZODIAC Terminal Operating System to facilitate ease of doing biz

Maersk Line Colombo-Salalah Shuttle service vessel makes its maiden call at Kattupalli port

Chennai Port announces spl concession on wharfage

Chennai Port announces spl concession on Vessel Related Charges

Essar to handle 15 mmt third party cargo at Hazira with capacity expansion of 50 mmt

Gangavaram Port sets all India record for non-coking coal discharge

Govt to enhance connectivity of the major ports in the country

118 Port Modernisation Projects Approved so far in the 12th Five Year Plan

KPCT launches new rail service in partnership with CONCOR

VOC port celebrates International Women’s Day

World’s largest container conglomerate Maersk wants Indian ports on lease

Ports in the East coast do well in traffic last month; Goa and Kandla exception

Work on Vizhinjam project takes off

CSL signs MoU with Samsung Heavy Industries for LNG Ship Project Shipping

Krishnapatnam Port Inaugurates Maersk Salalah Service

VPT announces stringent measures to control pollution from coal handling

JN Port signs contract with SANY Group for 15 ERTG cranes

Indian goods can reach Afghanistan without touching Pakistan

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