HPCSL-The Thar Dry Port handled First Car train from APL VASCOR on its new PFT, also alloted PPQ code for ICD Sanand

Posted by Daily Shipping Times on 20-02-2017        Tweet

AHMEDABAD : Hasti Petrochemical & Shipping Limited (HPCSL)-Unit The Thar Dry Port Sanand handled the first full car train from APL VASCOR on its newly commissioned Private Freight Terminal on 30th December, 2016.

In all 180 cars were unloaded from the railway’s NMG rake within the permitted time and the same were stacked inside the ICD at a predetermined location from where the cars were also successfully loaded into trailers for local dispatch.

“We are now entering into a long term contract for a period of four years with APL VASCOR for handling of car trains at our PFT and also providing space for staking and dispatch of the cars from ICD Sanand” highlighted a release.

Allotment of PPQ station code for ICD Sanand

ICD Sanand has recently granted station code no “C”(PPQS) 1(53) for Plant Quarantine Station vide notification no 8-217-/2004-PPI(PT) Dated 12th January, 2017.This will help in issuance of phytosanitary certificates in respect of plant and plant materials intended for exports from ICD Sanand. This will help promote such exports in future as it will provide exporters with single window clearance for all such exports.