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1.Committee to be formed for the development of 150 minor ports in India

In order to form a national grid connecting all ports, the government has decided to form a committee that will assess the development potential of around 150 non-major ports in the country and will subsequently link them with major ports. This interlinking will aid India’s growth in terms of its export- import (EXIM) cargo.


2.Rs.1 tn investments for Paradip Port's expansion

An investment of Rs 1 tn has been announced for the expansion of Paradip Port Trust (PPT) in the next five years.


3.Projects worth over Rs 110 billion launched in Paradip

Mega projects of Indian Oil (IOCL) and Paradip Port Trust (PPT) worth over Rs 110 billion have been reportedly unveiled at Paradip in Odisha.


4.Rs.35.44 bn for Smart Port City

The Smart Industrial Port City developed within the premises of the Paradip Port Trust (PPT) will house a string of projects. PPT has initiated work on projects valued at Rs 35.44 bn on the city spread over 700 acre.


5.Traction in Inland Waterway projects will open up several business opportunities for the port sector players

Traction in Inland Waterway projects will open up several business opportunities for the port sector players As per an ICRA Report on the Indian Ports Sector, Traction in Inland Waterway projects will open up several business opportunities for the port sector players; Iron ore and POL support overall volumes as coal volume growth continues to plummet.


6.Sustainable Solar Pumps

KSB Pumps introduces a new range of solar powered pumps – KSBSol – a submersible pumpset with high energy-efficiency and reliability suitable to run using solar power.


7.Paradeep port to develop outer harbour

Paradeep Port Trust (PPT) has proposed to develop an outer harbour under the Sagarmala project.


8.Adani Port poses as a threat for PPT

Paradip Port Trust is facing competition from private sector port giant Adani Ports in Odisha. Adani Ports recent Rs 5,500-crore acquisition of Dhamra Port near Paradip Port in Odisha is raising competition in the region.


9.Major Sea ports increase 5 per cent in cargo

India´s major sea ports handled 95.87 mn tonne of cargo during April and May 2014 as apposed to 91.48 mn tonne handled during the corresponding period previous year, an increase of 4.8 per cent. Of the 13 major ports,


10.Paradip Port Trust (PPT) is expanding

PPT has already signed a memorandum of understanding with gas transportation utility, GAIL to build a floating storage and regasification unit at Paradip. GAIL has committed to invest Rs 31 bn to build the first phase of the terminal with an export capacity of about 5 mn tonne of LNG anually by 2017.