DP World Kochi terminal sees volume growth


India Gateway Terminal, operated by DP World at Vallarpadam, has handled 2.5 million TEU since its inception in February 2011. With a 12 per cent increase in volume at the terminal in 2017, IGTPL has proven to be the terminal of choice in South India market.

The terminal has handled over 3,500 vessels since operations began, and currently hosts 54 vessels a month. In 2016, IGTPL handled 282 mainline vessels, and achieved a significant volume growth of 22.5 per cent. The terminal has been recognised for providing world-class services to customers with high productivity and operational excellence.

IGTPL has consistently maintained a gross crane rate (GCR) of 30+ moves per hour, and truck turnaround of 26 minutes.

These figures have been achieved by constantly investing in its IT systems and equipment with advanced technology.