APMT Mumbai is the largest facility in Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust.
“The latest dock and gantry cranes will be put into service in the coming weeks so that operations can start rapidly.”
China Merchants Port Holdings also owns and operates Colombo International Container Terminal.
The projects would allow shipments to avoid routes that are routinely highly congested, and can take hours to complete on a bad day.
Starting Aug. 1, three time-definite train runs a week will be introduced linking inland locations to Mundra and Pipavav.
The Moscow Arbitration Court found the FAS’ evidence in the case against NCSP unconvincing.
The Manila-listed mid-sized terminal operator was one of two companies competing to win the concession.
The flagship United Arab Emirates terminals boosted first half traffic by 4.3 percent to 7.7 million TEU.
The new process follows the cancellation of a previous tender that had only one pre-qualified bidder.
US shippers are increasingly setting up warehouses and distribution centers in the Lehigh Valley, from which they are a 60- to 80-mile dray from the Port of New York and New Jersey.