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Ease of Doing Business

JNPT is the number one container Port in India and among the top 30 major container Ports globally. The Port is constantly evolving to simplify and streamline processes with fully automated and integrated container services along with seamless connectivity, ensuring total transparency and Ease of Doing Business.


India’s largest container terminal handled

5.13 mn teus

in FY 18


Ranked 28nd

among the top 100 Container Ports in the world

Handles more than


of the overall containerized traffic across all major Ports in India


Operating 4

Terminals being operated by global players one liquid terminal

Connected with

33 CFSs & 46 ICDs


Aims to enhance overall Port capacity to

10 Million TEUs

by 2022-23

Cost Effective and Speedier Movement of Consignments

JNPT has achieved the distinction as 'India's most economical Port' due to its constant endeavour to ensure minimal turnaround time, so that our customers derive maximum benefits with our best efforts.

Ease of Doing Business

Aligning with the direction of the ministry, the Port has initiated activities under Ease of doing Business and significant results were achieved in reducing cost and time for EXIM trade. JNPT had made a three pronged approach.

    • Improvement of infrastructure.
    • Simplification of processes.
    • Digitization of activities.

(i) Improvement of Infrastructure

Under improvement of infrastructure, JNPT created parking yards for undocumented export containers, facilitated infrastructure for Customs for clearance in the Parking Yards, commenced the Centralized Parking Plaza Project, commenced widening of roads and other infrastructure projects

(ii) Simplification of processes.

Under simplification of process, the Port commenced the inter-terminal movements and dispensed with seal checking by CISF at the Gate. The Port also focused to increase the DPD deliveries and Direct Port Entry (DPE).

(iii) Digitization of activities

Under digitization, the Form-13 and Form-11 have been made online. The RFID system was introduced for Gate access. Shipping Lines were facilitated PCS platform for issuance of E-DO.