Equity MRK
Friday, December 07, 2018   
Adani Ports  373.75    (2.71%)
 
Asian Paints  1318.60    (1.82%)
 
Axis Bank  603.25    (0.48%)
 
Bajaj Auto  2779.75    (2.23%)
 
Bharti Airtel  303.90    (-0.07%)
 
Coal India  236.80    (-1.62%)
 
H D F C  1952.25    (0.41%)
 
HDFC Bank  2105.65    (0.55%)
 
Hero Motocorp  3064.05    (1.55%)
 
Hind. Unilever  1822.85    (1.25%)
 
ICICI Bank  352.15    (1.32%)
 
IndusInd Bank  1565.45    (-0.27%)
 
Infosys  681.05    (1.92%)
 
ITC  274.10    (0.74%)
 
Kotak Mah. Ban...  1282.25    (8.53%)
 
Larsen & Toubr...  1398.45    (1.37%)
 
M & M  720.65    (1.37%)
 
Maruti Suzuki  7314.10    (1.45%)
 
NTPC  137.85    (-0.93%)
 
O N G C  139.90    (-0.18%)
 
Power Grid Cor...  182.55    (-0.41%)
 
Reliance Inds.  1133.25    (0.87%)
 
St Bk of India  275.40    (-0.13%)
 
Sun Pharma.Ind...  411.30    (-2.09%)
 
Tata Motors  162.45    (0.03%)
 
Tata Motors-DV...  89.15    (0.62%)
 
Tata Steel  507.90    (-0.62%)
 
TCS  1995.95    (0.21%)
 
Vedanta  195.90    (0.28%)
 
Wipro  334.20    (0.75%)
 
Yes Bank  166.10    (-1.31%)
 
Market Menu
plusminDaily Market Tracker
plusminNews
Corporate Information
Corporate Actions
Other Markets
Close
You are here : Equity | News | Economy News
Major Ports Register Positive Growth of 5.12% In First Half Of FY2019
(13:19, 11 Oct 2018)

The major ports in India have recorded a growth of 5.12% and together handled 343.26 Million Tonnes of cargo during the period April to September, 2018 as against 326.54 Million Tonnes handled during the corresponding period of previous year. For the period from April ‘17- September 2018, Nine Ports (Kolkata (incl.Haldia), Paradip, Visakhapatnam, Kamarajar, Chennai, Cochin, New Mangalore, JNPT and Deendayal have registered positive growth in traffic.

The highest growth was registered by Kamarajar Port (19.66%), followed by Cochin(11.51%), Paradip (11.12%),Haldia (10.07%) and Deendayal (10.03%). Kamarajar Port growth was mainly due to increase in traffic of OtherMisc. Cargo by 39.77%, Other Liquids (15.38%), POL by14.67%. and Thermal & Steam Coal by 11.34%.

During the period April to September 2018, Deendayal (Kandla) Port handled the highest volume of traffic i.e. 58.63 Million tonnes (17.08% share), followed by Paradip with 52.90 Million Tonnes (15.41% share), JNPT with 34.81 Million Tonnes (10.14% share), Visakhapatnam with 31.76 Million Tonnes (9.25% share) and Kokata (incl.Haldia) with 29.97 Million Tonnes (8.73%). Together, these five ports handled around 60.62% of Major Port Traffic.

Commodity-wise percentage share of POL was maximum i.e. 33.37%, followed by Container (20.99%), Thermal & Steam Coal (14.99%), Other Misc. Cargo (10.80%), Coking & Other Coal (7.71%), Iron Ore & Pellets (5.65%), Other Liquid (4.33%), Finished Fertilizer (0.98%) and FRM (1.19%).

Powered by Capital Market - Live News