Transport Update

Paradeep port to develop outer harbour

May 2016
Paradeep Port Trust (PPT) has proposed to develop an outer harbour under the Sagarmala project. The harbour will offer the major port a draft of 22 m, enabling it to handle huge Capesise vessels of 200,000 dead weight tonnage (dwt). The cost of developing the harbour is estimated at Rs 4,179 crore.