Cabotage ro-ro in India

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Link Shipping has introduced India's first cabotage ro-ro service for cars, transporting 800 new Hyundai cars from Chennai to Pipapav...

Chennai hikes rates by 42%

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A revised port tariff which sees very sharp increases has been issued by the Chennai Port Authorities. The move comes as India’s new gover...

Ennore to try again

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Ennore Port, a major hub near Chennai on the east coast of India, has invited fresh proposals to develop its long-awaited container terminal...

Chennai plans box terminal re-bid

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India’s Chennai Port Trust (CPT) plans to call for new bids for the country’s first deepwater container terminal after rejecting the bid...

Chennai plan hits the rocks

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A plan to build a 4M TEU/year mega container terminal at India’s second-largest container port (see WorldCargo News August 2008, p7) would...

Green light for Chennai

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The Indian government has given the green light to the Chennai Port Trust (CPT)’s plan to build a 4M TEU/year container terminal at a cost...

Nine eye Indian box terminal

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Nine international and domestic companies, including Dubai’s DP World (DPW), are in the race to build the US$790M “mega” container ter...

Sical to sell CIT stake

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Sical Logistics Ltd has announced that it wants to sell its 27% stake in Chennai International Terminals (CIT) to its joint venture partner ...

India aims to boost boxes

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After giving the nod to Chennai Port Trust (CPT) to build a US$796M mega container terminal, India’s Shipping Ministry has announced plans...

Chennai to build 5M TEU box terminal

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India’s Chennai Port Trust (CPT) is expected to award the contract to build its planned 5M TEU/year third container terminal under the pub...

Nine eye Chennai project

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Nine foreign and local companies have submitted the request for qualification (RFQ) document for the development of India’s first mega con...

Chennai invites bids for mega terminal

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Chennai Port Trust (CPT) has invited global requests for qualification (RFQs) for the construction and operation of India’s first mega con...

Toyofuji plans car terminal in India

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An expert team from Japan’s Toyofuji Shipping, in which Toyota Motor has a 50% stake, has visited leading Indian ports to consider where t...

Cost of Chennai box terminal up 20%

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India’s Chennai Port Trust (CPT) said the estimated cost of the port’s proposed third container terminal has risen 20% from US$635M to a...