Thar Dry Port-Sanand ICD commences LCL consolidation service


ICD The Thar Dry Port-Sanand, a unit of Hasti Petro Chemical & Shipping Ltd, a leading private sector ICD in Ahmedabad, has announced the commencement of LCL consolidation service.

ICD THAR, in association with leading LCL consolidator C. P. World Logistics (I) Pvt. Ltd and CHA Pacific Maritime Pvt. Ltd, moved its first LCL console on March 8, 2018 to JWR CFS at Nhava Sheva. C. P. World Logistics is the LCL consolidator working LCL boxes to/from ICD THAR.

ICD THAR plans to despatch an LCL console every Wednesday and Saturday to JNPT. There will be fixed weekly movement to JNPT irrespective of load, thereby ensuring faster movement of LCL cargo to the port at extremely cost-effective tariff.

ICD THAR has earmarked separate space for LCL consolidation in its existing warehouses and plans to continue doing so in the new state-of-art warehouses being developed. Its expert warehouse operations staff carefully handles the LCL cargoes to avoid damage at the time of offloading and stacking, and ensuring that the same are properly stuffed into the containers.

LCL consolidation service at ICD THAR offers the advantages of congestion-free warehouse space, cost-effective tariff, no risk of pilferage and damage to cargo, safe handling of cargo and weekly fixed movement to JNPT, thereby ensuring faster movement of LCL cargo to the gateway ports.

ICD THAR accepts LCL cargoes from CHAs, shippers, consolidators, freight forwarders and shipping lines, irrespective of the volume of the cargo available with each of them.