3 new oil jetties at Kandla to double liquid cargo handling

The Deendayal Port Trust (DPT) will develop three new oil jetties at a cost of over Rs 550 crore, which will help double its present liquid cargo handling capacity at Kandla in Gujarat. DPT, one of the 12 major ports in India, operates six oil jetties at Kandla which can handle 12 million metric tonne.

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APM Terminals Pipavav handled 186k TEUs & 622 trains amid lockdown

APM Terminals Pipavav ensured smooth operations much to the satisfaction of all its stakeholders, during the lockdown that came into effect on March 24th, 2020. APM Terminals Pipavav, being engaged in providing essential services, has remained operational even during the strict nationwide lockdown. The port successfully handled more than 622 container trains. The port handled.

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Mundra overtakes JNPT to emerge largest container port by volumes

Mundra Port, India’s biggest commercial port by volumes and the flagship port of the Adani Group, edged past state-run Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust (JNPT) to emerge the largest container port in the country in the April-June quarter. Mundra handled 970,940 twenty-foot equivalent units (TEUs) while JNPT loaded 847,844 TEUs. A TEU is the standard size.

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APM Terminals introduces APIS to quickly leverage terminal data

APM Terminals has introduced application programming interface (API) accessibility to build stronger, digital supply chains for logistics customers. APIs allow data to be transmitted in just seconds from the terminals’ operating systems directly to customers own transport management or logistics systems. David Francis, APM Terminals Head of Digital Customer Solutions said: “We have co-developed our.

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Adani Ports records throughput of 41.5 MMT in Q1

Mundra Port has become the largest container port in India during April-June 2020 period. Adani Ports and Special Economic Zone (APSEZ) on Friday (3 July) said it achieved a throughput of 41.5 MMT across its nine operating ports in India during Q1 June 2020. During the quarter, Mundra Port surpassed Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust (JNPT).

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Adani Ports eye Colombo box transhipment pie with government backing

India will likely field the Adani Group as its nominee in a planned India-Japan-Sri Lanka partnership that would jointly run the East Container Terminal (ECT), the fourth at Colombo port, a regional transhipment hub through which India routes a fourth of its container cargo every year, multiple sources including a top Sri Lanka Ports Authority.

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Traffic at India’s Major Ports Falls 20% in June Quarter

Major ports in India, which handle more than half of the country’s seaborne trade, had a nearly 20% fall in traffic during the quarter ended June, the Indian Ports Association (IPA) said, as coronavirus lockdowns slowed economic activity. India’s twelve state-run major ports handled 141.9 million tonnes of shipments in the quarter ended June 30,.

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