JNPT handled 423,155 TEUs in October, registering a growth of 11.24% in October 2020 compared to previous month and growth of 5.10 per cent over the same month last year. Out of this, 52,087 TEUs were handled at JNPCT (3.37%), 64,254 TEUs at NSICT (+77.78%), 153,548 TEUs at APMT (-7.50%), 80,500 TEUs at NSIGT (-5.32%) and 72,766 TEUs at BMCT (+11.82%). (%variation over same month LY) The overall traffic handled was 5.73 million tons (MT) during October compared to 5.44 MT in October 2019, posting a growth of 5.37 per cent. JNPT handled a record number of 548 trains in October, beating the previous highest of 536 trains handled in May 2011.
The total traffic handled at JNPT during the FY 2019-20 was 68.45 million tons as against 70.71 million tons in FY 2018-19, which is 3.19% less than the total traffic over the same period last year. This year’s traffic includes 7.51 million tons of Bulk Cargo as against 8.59 million tons in the same period last year
In terms of TEUs, JNPT handled 5,031,187 TEUs during the FY 2019-20. The container traffic is reduced by 1.99% over the last year. Out of this, 718,863 TEUs were handled at JNPCT (Variation over Last Year: -31.95%), 531,354 TEUs at NSICT (Variation over Last Year: -5.23%), 1,985,473 TEUs at APMT (Variation over Last Year: -3.07%), 986,624 TEUs at NSIGT (Variation over Last Year: +4.11%), and remaining 808,873 (Variation over Last Year: +55.51%) TEUs handled by a PSA’s Terminal, BMCTPL.
The delivery of Import containers under the head Direct Port Delivery (DPD) has increased from 42.42 % in FY 2018-19 to 56.76% in FY 2019-20.
The entry of Export containers under the head Direct Port Entry (DPE) was 50.52% of the Total Factory Stuff Containers received.