The total traffic handled at JNPT during the month of October-2021 was 6.25 million tonnes as against 5.73 million tonnes in October-2020, which is 9.18% higher over the same month of last year. This month’s traffic includes 5.72 million tonnes of container traffic and 0.54 million tons of Bulk Cargo as against 5.16 million tonnes of container traffic and 0.57 million tons of bulk traffic in the corresponding month of last year respectively. The growth in container traffic in October-2021 was 10.92% and decrease in bulk cargo was 6.40% as against corresponding month of last year.
The total traffic handled at JNPT during the April-2021 to October-2021 of the FY 2021-22 was 42.61 million tonnes as against 32.67 million tonnes, which is 30.43% higher over the same period of last year.
The container traffic handled at JNPT during the April-2021 to October-2021 of the FY 2021-22 was 3,179,367 TEUs as against 2,348,436 TEUs, which is 35.38% higher than the container traffic over the same period of last year.
In terms of TEUs, JNPT handled 476,316 TEUs during the month of October-2021. The container traffic is increased by 12.56% over the same month of last year. Out of this, 110,792 TEUs were handled at NSIGT (+37.63%), 80,869 TEUs at NSICT (+25.86%), 91,219 TEUs at BMCT (+25.36%), 153,847 TEUs at APMT (+0.19%), and 39,589 (-23.99%) TEUs by JNPCT.
NSIGT again crossed 1 lakh TEUs mark, 2nd time in a row by handling 110,792 TEUs in October-2021, which is highest ever handled since its inception.
Growth in TEUs handled in October-2021 at NSIGT is 37.63%, NSICT 25.86%, BMCT 25.36% and APMT was 0.19% as compared to container traffic handled in the same month previous year i.e. October-2020.
JN Port handled 82,996 TEUS of ICD traffic from 520 Rakes during October-2021 and the Rail-Coefficient in October-2021 was 17.42% and 17.96% in FY 2021-22 (Apr to Oct.).
Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust (JNPT), registered a throughput of over 4.7 million twenty-foot equivalent units (TEUs) in container handling as against 5.03 million TEUs during FY 2020. The total traffic handled at JNPT during the Financial Year 2020-21 is 64.81 million tons as against 68.45 million tons in FY 2019-20.
JNPT has five container terminals, taking an overview of the numbers terminal wise, APM Terminals Mumbai (GTI) handled 1.66 million TEUs, DP World NSIGT with 0.78 million TEUs, DP World NSICT with 0.75 million TEUs and the Port owned JNPCT with 0.54 million TEUs. The Newly developed BMCT handled around 0.93 million TEUs during the FY 2021. NSICT and BMCTPL have recorded 41.33% and 15.36% growth in FY 2020-21 in comparison with FY 2019- 20 respectively.
JNPT BPCL Liquid Cargo Terminal handled highest LPG during FY 2020-21 of 1.04 million tonnes from 70 vessels which is 22.35% higher as compared previous highest of 0.85 million tonnes from 57 vessels in FY 2019-20. JNPT also handled 6,097 Rakes during FY 2020-21 and the RailCoefficient in FY 2020-21 (Apr. to Mar.) is 19.73% as compared to 16.14% in FY 2019-20 with 5,127 rakes.
Major improvement in Avg. Turn-round Time of all vessels by 2.62% i.e from 29.42 hrs to 28.64 hrs as well as for container vessels by 2.01% i.e from 25.82 hrs to 25.30 hrs from Pilot Boarding to De-boarding in FY 2020-21 in comparison with FY 2019-20.