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JNPA: Jawaharlal Nehru Port Authority logs record growth in container traffic at 6.05 mn TEUs in FY23


Jawaharlal Nehru Port Authority (JNPA) on Monday said it has logged a record growth in container traffic at 6.05 million TEUs (Twenty-foot equivalent units) in FY23, a growth of 6.4 per cent over the year earlier. Total container traffic at the port in the fiscal year ended March 31, 2022, was recorded at 5.68 million TEUs.

The total traffic handled at the port during the just-concluded fiscal year stood at 83.86 MMT, which is 10.35 per cent higher, as against 76 MMT traffic handled for the same period of last year.

“This proves our commitment towards making the Port a perfect getaway for EXIM trade. It is a token of port’s consistent efforts and commitment to providing best services to our clients,” said Sanjay Sethi, Chairman, JNPA.

The port during the year also handled 6,504 container rakes and 1,022,951 TEUs as compared to 6,278 rakes and 1,008,079 TEUs during corresponding period of FY22, JNPA said.

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