VO Chidambaranar Port Trust in Tuticorin plans to develop two berths for container and coal handling under PPP on Design, Build, Finance, Finance, Operate and Transfer basis, at a total cost of about Rs 1,074 crore. The Port Trust plans to develop North Cargo Berth-IV to handle containers and other clean cargo at a cost of Rs 487 crore. When developed, it will be third container terminal inside the port. At present, there are two container terminals totalling 1.1 mn TEUs.
Contact: VO Chidambaranar Port Trust.
Tel: 0461-235 2290.