APM Terminals Pipavav & ICD Kanpur now connected via rail

Posted by Daily Shipping Times on 04-12-2018        Tweet

CONCOR establishes the rail connectivity

PIPAVAV : APM Terminals Pipavav, one of India’s leading multipurpose ports is now connected to ICD Kanpur via train. The new connection, established by CONCOR, gives customers an opportunity to connect to the Gateway Port of Pipavav.

The maiden export train started from ICD Kanpur (JRY) to Port Pipavav in November. It has been aptly named as POLYMER Express as it was carrying 90 TEUs of Polymer for GAIL.

The export loaded train was flagged off by Deputy Commissioner of Customs, Mr. C N Mishra and Mr. Santosh Kumar Singh, Terminal Manager, ICD Kanpur on 13th November 2018.

Our sincere gratitude to Mr Anil Kanaujia, Officer [C&O], ICD Kanpur, Mr Sandeep Rana, Sr Manager, BOXCO World Logistics for attending the event and to Mr. Bimal Singh Negi, Head North India, OOCL for his support in establishing this new connectivity.

Commenting on the occasion, Mr. Keld Pedersen, Managing Director APM Terminals Pipavav said, “My sincere gratitude to CONCOR for connecting our port to the hinterland via direct train. This will help the exporters & importers to move their cargo faster and safely through environment friendly mode of transport.”