Major Ports register 5 % traffic growth during Apr-Feb period

Posted by Daily Shipping Times on 15-03-2018        Tweet

NEW DELHI: Major Ports registered a positive traffic growth of 4.97 % during Apr-Feb ‘18 with 616 MT as compared to 587 MT handled in previous corresponding period.

Eight Major Ports register positive growth in April’17-Feb’18. Highest growth registered by Cochin Port with a growth of  18%, followed by Paradip Port growing by 16 % & Kolkata Port achieving 14% growth.

Deendayal Port handled highest volume of traffic with 99.87 MT followed by Paradip Port with 93.15 MT and JNPT with 59.87 MT. Mumbai Port handled 57.4 MT, Marmugao Port (23.95 MT), NMPT (38.17), Cochin Port (26.57 MT), VOCPT (33.04 MT), Chennai Port (47.58 MT), Kamarajar Port (27.24 MT), Vizag Port (57.69 MT).