Vizhinjam Port [Sea Ports]

About Vizhinjam Port

✓ The Vizhinjam International Deepwater Multipurpose Seaport, also known as the Vizhinjam Port is an under-construction port on the Arabian Sea coast at city of Trivandrum.

✓ It is designed primarily to cater container transhipment besides multi-purpose and break bulk cargo.

✓ The port is being currently developed in landlord model with a Public Private Partnership component on a design, build, finance, operate and transfer (“DBFOT”) basis.

Major Seaports in India

✓ There are 13 major seaports in India, there are more than 180 minor ports that handle a huge volume of traffic.

✓ One of the largest natural ports in India is the Mumbai Port Trust (formerly known as Bombay Port Trust).