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JNPT Achieves Significant Improvement in Import Dwell Time

Mumbai: Port Wings News Network: Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust has achieved significant improvement in overall Dwell Time, especially the import dwell time, which has reduced from 55.55 hours in 2018-19 to 37.33 hours in 2019-20, till January 2020, Shri Sanjay Sethi, IAS, Chairman of JNPT, has said. Highlighted the various …

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PPT Brings Back Smile on Faces of Local Fishing Community

Paradip: Port Wings News Network: The Paradip Port management on 27 February 2020 announced the completion of dredging operations at Mahanadi River Mouth. This work was carried out by the Dredger of Dredging Corporation of India Ltd., which commenced on 02 January 2020. Shri Rinkesh Roy, Chairman, Paradip Port Trust, …

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24×7 Customs Clearance at all Sea Ports, Airports Till May

New Delhi: Port Wings News Network: To facilitate faster clearance of consignments to and from China once coronavirus subsides, a 24×7 customs clearance facility will be available at all sea ports and airports till May 2020, according to a report in leading daily The Economic Times. The Central Board of …

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DP World Acquires Fraser Surrey Docks

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: DP World, the leading enabler of global trade, and one of the world’s largest port operators, on 24 February announced that it has completed the acquisition of Fraser Surrey Docks from Macquarie Infrastructure Partners (MIP) alongside its partner Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec …

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DP World to Delist from Nasdaq Dubai

Mumbai: Port Wings News Network: DP World’s parent company Port and Free Zone World has offered to acquire the 19.55 per cent of DP World’s shares traded on Nasdaq Dubai, returning the company to private ownership. The move will enable DP World to focus on its medium-to-long-term strategy of transforming …

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APM Terminals Pipavav Hosts Trade Meet in Unjha, Gujarat

Mumbai: Port Wings News Network: APM Terminals Pipavav (Gujarat Pipavav Port Limited) hosted Spices and Psyllium [Isabgol] customers in Unjha on 24 January 2020. Unjha located in Mehsana district of Gujarat is known for its Cumin, Fennel, and Isabgol seed exports. The APM Terminals Pipavav team welcomed the customers and …

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V O Chidambaranar, Cochin Ports Get New Deputy Heads

  Chennai: Port Wings News Network: On 07.02.2020, Shri Bimal Kumar Jha has assumed the charge as Deputy Chairman of V.O. Chidambaranar Port Trust, Tuticorin, on 7 February succeeding Shri N. Vaiyapuri, who retired on superannuation on 31 October 2019. Likewise, Shri. A.K. Mehera assumed the charge of Deputy Chairman, …

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JNPT Achieves Record-Per day Discharge of Bulk Cement

Mumbai: Port Wings News Network: Jawaharlal Nehru Port (JNPT) achieved a new milestone in cargo handling of cement by registering record high of 9185MT in a day on 08 February 2020 on vessel MV Apinya Naree, surpassing earlier record of 9008 MT achieved on 16 January 2019 on MV BOONYA …

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JNPT Chairman Sanjay Sethi Reviews Work of JNPT SEZ

Mumbai: Port Wings News Network: Shri Sanjay Sethi, IAS, Chairman, JNPT reviewed the onsite infrastructure implementation work of JNPT SEZ recently. During the inspection he visited areas which included the 220/33 KV JNPT SEZ master station, which will mainly be used to supply power for the substation inside the SEZ …

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