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ministry of shipping


Major Indian ports' cargo traffic share hits 58%, says report

June 21, 2018 8:02 pm

Buoyed by pick up in demand, cargo traffic at these ports rose by 4.77 per cent to 679.35 million tonnes (MT) during 2017-18 compared to 648.47 MT during 2016-17. The 12 major ports have capacity of about 1,400 MT at present.

MPLDA should function directly under the port trust: Ministry of Shipping

November 16, 2014 1:04 am

This is contrary to the recommendation that has been made by the panel in its yet-to-be-submitted draft report.

Customs disposes of hazardous and unclaimed goods

February 13, 2012 3:25 am

In an exercise spread over a year,the Mumbai Customs cleared hazardous and unclaimed goods,some older than a decade,from its warehouses in the city.

Centre draws Rs 1.5 lakh cr revamp plan for ports

August 23, 2011 12:39 am

* Expects 52% of funds to flow in via PPPs; 48% from internal resources and extra budgetary resources.

Maritime states against ceding turf,oppose unified regulator for ports

June 27, 2011 12:40 am

The Centre’s move to create an all-encompassing regulator for ports has been opposed by the maritime states.

Senior IAS officer suspect in Kandla Port Trust land scam: CBI

June 01, 2011 7:37 pm

Around 6500 acres of land has been earmarked for development to private players at very cheap rates.

Govt to award 22 port projects in FY’12

May 02, 2011 4:23 am

Of the total projects only 8 are new while the rest are being carried forward from last year

Shipping Min misses target,awards 8 of 21 projects in FY’11

March 16, 2011 1:31 am

Projects awarded so far amount to an investment worth Rs 3,250 cr against targeted Rs 13,890 cr.

Ennore Port eyes IPO

October 01, 2010 3:37 pm

The Ennore Port will approach the Ministry of Shipping by the end of this month...

Port trusts to become public sector companies

June 22, 2010 2:23 am

Years after the government set up its first corporatised port at Ennore,the ministry of shipping is planning to initiate...