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