Wait...
  1. Home >
  2. Export Import News >
  3. SEZ >
  4. JNPT’s completed 29 years of creating value >
  5. JNPT’s completed 29 years of creating value

Online Export Import Data Search

Complete Training Video : Click Here

JNPT’s completed 29 years of creating value.


Date: 10-07-2018
Subject: JNPT’s completed 29 years of creating value
Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust (JNPT) recently completed 29 years of operations and is today well and truly the primary gateway for India’s international trade. It again achieved a new high by handling 4.83 million TEUs in 2017-18, the highest since inception and is well on its way to attaining an annual handling capacity of 10 million TEUs by 2022.

The port has taken great strides in recent years, under the leadership of Mr Nitin Gadkari, Union Minister for Shipping, and Mr Neeraj Bansal, IRS, Chairman In-Charge, JNPT and the entire team of the port.

JNPT has taken a number of Ease of Doing Business initiatives for faster and economical operations. Some of them are gate automation, an inter-terminal trucking system linking all terminals, establishment of new parking lots for trucks, Direct Port Delivery (DPD) helping in faster delivery of import consignments at reduced costs, creation of logistics data bank to track the movement of containers and introduction of new tariff incentives for rail cargo to promote modal shift. These efforts have paid off well by not only creating economical value for the trade but making the port absolutely congestion free.

The port is implementing several steps to maintain and improve upon its current leadership status. It is developing dry ports, satellite ports as part of expansion plans. The proposed satellite port of Vadhavan will be an international "all weather all cargo port" that will cater to the growing demand of ex-im trade. It will handle multipurpose cargo catering to all future vessels with international standards. Vadhavan has a natural draught of 20 m and will be able to dock mega vessels of more than 10,000 TEUs.

The dry ports in Jalna, Wardha, Nashik and Sangli are being developed with a view to offer services to the industries in the respective regions and improve cargo throughput at the port. The dry ports will connect the hinterland with JNPT and will boost the economic development of these regions.

Under the aegis of the Sagarmala programme, JNPT is coming up with a port-based SEZ which, it is estimated, will result in huge investments and create jobs for 1.25 lakh people. JNPT is giving special emphasis to make sure that locals and projected-affected people are fully absorbed at all the proposed expansion programmes. A lot of companies have shown interest in acquiring land for setting up factories in the JNPT-SEZ and this, in turn, will create demand for skilled manpower. So far, six companies have been allotted land after tendering and 15-20 more companies have shown keen interest in setting up units at JNPT-SEZ, it is learnt.

Source: steelguru.com

Get Sample Now

Which service(s) are you interested in?
 Export Data
 Import Data
 Both
 Buyers
 Suppliers
 Both
OR
 Exim Help
+


What is New?

Date: 16-11-2018
Public Notice No. 45/(2015-2020)
Amendment in Para 2.54 of the Handbook of Procedures, 2015-2020.

Date: 15-11-2018
Notification No. 92/2018-CUSTOMS (N.T.)
Tariff Notification in respect of Fixation of Tariff Value of Edible Oils, Brass Scrap, Poppy Seeds, Areca Nut, Gold and Sliver- Reg

Date: 15-11-2018
Notification No.93/2018 - Customs (N.T.)
Exchange Rates Notification No.93/2018-Custom(NT) dated 15.11.2018

Date: 15-11-2018
Notification No. 55/2018-Customs (ADD)
Seeks to extension of existing anti-dumping on "O-Acid" originating in or exported from China PR and imposed vide notification No. 6/2018-Customs (ADD) dated 12th March, 2018 to the imports originating and exported from China PR of "O-Ester".

Date: 15-11-2018
A.P. (DIR Series) Circular No.12
Exim Bank's Government of India supported Line of Credit of USD 2.5 million to the Government of Madagascar

Date: 15-11-2018
A.P. (DIR Series) Circular No.13
Exim Bank's Government of India supported Line of Credit of USD 27.5 million to the Government of the Republic of Suriname

Date: 15-11-2018
A.P. (DIR Series) Circular No. 14
Exim Bank's Government of India supported Line of Credit of USD 3.5 million to the Government of the Republic of Suriname

Date: 08-11-2018
Circular No 43/2018-Customs
Implementation of Paperless Processing under SWIFT-Uploading of Supporting Documents( eSANCHIT) in Exports

Date: 06-11-2018
A.P. (DIR Series) Circular No.11
External Commercial Borrowings (ECB) Policy – Review of Minimum Average Maturity and Hedging Provisions

Date: 05-11-2018
Notification No. 61/2018 – Central Tax
Seeks to exempt supply from PSU to PSU from applicability of provisions relating to TDS.



Exim Guru Copyright © 1999-2018 Exim Guru. All Rights Reserved.
The information presented on the site is believed to be accurate. However, InfodriveIndia takes no legal responsibilities for the validity of the information.
Please read our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy before you use this Export Import Data Directory.

EximGuru.com

C/o Infodrive India
E-2, 3rd Floor, Kalkaji Main Road
New Delhi - 110019, India
Phone : 011 - 40703001