April 11, 2013
Private port operators have had greater success competing against their public sector rivals, thanks to cost-efficiencies in their service.
Kochi, April 1
Rates fixed by TAMP for coal handling said to be too low »
Kochi, March 26
The Kerala Government will continue to press for the Rs 400-crore assistance from the Shipping Ministry to tide over the financial crisis of Kochi Port.
State Port Minis...
Chennai, Feb. 15
Bengal Tiger Line on Friday commenced a regular container feeder service between Marg Karaikal Port and Colombo.
The service was launched with the 1,900-TEU (twenty foot equivalent unit)...
Visakhapatnam, Feb. 5
Customs revenue has fallen by Rs 1,800 crore (32 per cent) during the current financial year compared with the corresponding period last year and the scene is not very encouraging,...
Kolkata, Jan 18
ABG-LDA-led Vizag Agriport Pvt Ltd raised Rs 310 crore for developing the proposed mechanised fertiliser terminal at Vizag port.
Vizag Agriport Pvt Ltd is a 74:26 joint ve...
Chennai, Dec. 28
India Ratings has downgraded Karaikal Port Pvt Ltd’s Rs 1,880 crore bank loans to Long-Term ‘IND BB’ from ‘IND BBB-’. The outlook is ‘negative’. The agency has also downg...
Machilipatnam, Dec 12
The Machilipatnam deep-water port project, for which all the political parties have agitated earlier this year, is making very little or no progress due to one reason or the other.
Thiruvananthapuram, April 19
The model envisages that the State government sets up the basic infrastructure for the port while the private concessionaire takes care of the superstructure and operations.
Visakhapatnam, March 3
The Visakha Container Terminal Private Ltd (VCTPL) – the sole company which bid for the Rs 633.11-crore expansion of the existing terminal - is likely to get the Letter of Award by...
Hyderabad, April 1
The three non-major ports on the AP coast, including Gangavaram and Kakinada ports, together handle a throughput of 40 million tonnes. »
Mumbai, March 8
Ennore Port, JNPT and Dredging Corporation of India are in the capital market to raise Rs 3,500 crore through three separate public issues. This is part of the Rs 5,000-c...
Kochi, Feb. 5
An indefinite strike by trailer crew since Monday demanding higher wages has hit movement of containers at the Kochi Port. Benedict Fernandez, Vice-Chairman, Trade Union...
January 27, 2013
That there is a danger in overdependence on single commodity is being realised the hard way by Mormugao Port Trust, Goa. Traditionally, iron ore export accounted for more than 80 p...
Vijayawada, Jan 2
The Pulichintala irrigation project on Krishna river in Andhra Pradesh will be completed by July this year, state secondary education minister K Pardhasaradhi has said.Being constructed sin...
Mumbai, Dec. 25
Bidding for Rs 700-cr worth Tuticorin port projects begin, challenges galore »
Kolkata, NOV. 12
Kolkata Port Trust (KoPT) and Odisha’s Dhamra Port Company Limited (DPCL), which is a joint venture between Tata Steel and L&T, have initiated moves to bury the hatchet. Both...