JN Port and JNPCT achieves historic performance in April

Posted by Daily Shipping Times on 08-05-2017        Tweet

•  JN Port handles highest TEUs in April 2017: 416,436 TEUs – Previous Highest 399,419 in March 2014

• JNPCT handles highest TEUs in April 2017: 139,953 – Previous Highest 136,408 in Nov-2016

NAVI MUMBAI: JN Port and JNPCT have achieved record performance for starting month of the financial year-2017-18. JNPort handled 416,436 TEUs for the month of April, 2017, which is highest monthly handling till date, registering 0.59% growth over March, 2017 and 12.64% YoY growth. The previous highest monthly handling was 3,99,419 TEUs in March 2014.

Jawaharlal Nehru Port Container Terminal(JNPCT), one of the four terminals at JN Port which is directly managed by Port authority, handled 139,953 TEUS in April 2017, which is also record monthly handling till date surpassing last record of 136,408 TEUs of Nov 2016.

JNPCT registered 8.62% growth over March 2017 and YoY growth of 6.06% in cargo throughput.

For the financial year ending March 2017, JNPT achieved an all-time high container volume of 4.5 Million TEUs and JNPCT, the container terminal directly operated and managed by JNPT, achieved the highest ever volume of 1.53 Million TEUs container traffic since its inception in 1989.