Published on 12/10/2018 11:19:31 AM | Source: Dion Global Solutions Ltd

Major ports report 5% growth during Apr-Sept period

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The major ports in India have recorded a growth of 5.12 per cent and together handled 343.26 Million Tonnes of cargo during the period April to September, 2018 as against 326.54 Million Tonnes handled during the corresponding period of previous year. For the period from April ‘17- September 2018, Nine Ports (Kolkata (incl.Haldia), Paradip, Visakhapatnam, Kamarajar, Chennai, Cochin, New Mangalore, JNPT and Deendayal have registered positive growth in traffic. Kamarajar Port reported highest growth in handling cargo traffic, followed by Cochin(11.51%), Paradip (11.12%),Haldia (10.07%) and Deendayal (10.03%), among others.