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Krishnapatnam Port Co Ltd

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Krishnapatnam Port Co Ltd

  • Enterprise Port Management System (EPMS) connecting all port functions and quick sharing data with port users
  • High end software for weather forecasting and tidal predictions for safety of ship movements
  • Strong 3-tier security system to ensure safe storage and evacuation of cargo

Krishnapatnam Port Co Ltd (KPCL) was formed by winning the mandate from the Government of Andhra Pradesh to develop the existing minor port into modern, deep water and high productivity port, on build-operate-share-transfer (BOST) concession basis for 50 years. The port is being built in three phases. Post the completion of the first phase in a record time of 18 months, the Port was dedicated to the nation on July 17, 2008. Currently the second phase of development is underway. Port has numerous strengths like its area, location, weather and the credentials of CVR Group that is promoting this port; it will soon be poised to become one of the biggest ports in the world.


Krishnapatnam Port Company Ltd. India's largest port on the horizon

2014 KPCL wins Seatrade Maritime Award for CSR Organized annually, the Seatrade Maritime Awards.
2013 Official inauguration of Krishnapatnam Port Container Terminal.
2010 The port achieved a new milestone by handling 120,492 million tonnes (MT) of cargo in 24 hrs.
2008 Official Inauguration of Krishnapatnam Port.

Updated: February, 2015

India's cargo traffic is expected to reach 1,758 MMT by 2017.
x IBEF : India Brand Equity Foundation