JNCH extends port gate to ICD Mulund and ICD Tarapur to ease evacuation from JNPT
Jawaharlal Nehru Customs House (JNCH) in Nhava Sheva issued two public notices last week to declare both ICD Mulund
April 13, 2020: Jawaharlal Nehru Customs House (JNCH) in Nhava Sheva issued two public notices last week to declare both ICD Mulund & ICD Tarapur as 'Extended Port Gate' of Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust (JNPT) to help evacuate DPD boxes from the port.
Owned by Concor and Viraj Group respectively, the two Inland Container Depots are strategically located for importers in Mumbai and industries based in Gujarat.
To facilitate seamless trade, CONCOR’s ICD Mulund and ICD Tarapur (Boisar) designated as ‘Extended Port Gate’ for the evacuation of DPD boxes. The 1st train utilising the extended gate facility for DPD containers was placed by CONCOR yesterday with 90TEUs DPD loading from #JNPCT pic.twitter.com/95RwPAOJCb— JNPT (@JNPort) April 13, 2020
"CONCOR shall also act as a Service Provider in trans-shipping and handling Containers and supply of rakes for carriage of containers with the objective of evacuating containers en bloc by Rail. CONCOR shall move the DPD-DPD containers from all the Terminals of JNPT to 1CD Mulund for the purpose of delivery to the Importer. The delivery shall be made to the importer at ICD Mulund only after Out of Charge is given at JNCH. JNPT shall also coordinate with Terminal Operators in effectively utilizing the Extended Port Gate, says the JNCH release regarding ICD Mulund.