Rail Access Agreement Between CONCOR And KICTPL
2018-08-22 Business Deals / Tie-ups Transportation Services National
Container Corporation of India Limited (CONCOR) and Kandla International Container Terminal Private Limited (KICTPL) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) wherein CONCOR shall have exclusive rail access to run the container rakes between KICTPL and various ICDs/Ports for movement of EXIM containers by rail. Under this MoU, CONCOR shall be providing regular container train services between Kandla Port and the various dry ports located in the hinterland. The commencement of rail service shall facilitate the Shipping Lines and Customers to utilize Kandla Port as gateway port for container business. The MoU aims to promote seamless connectivity and faster clearance of EXIM containers from Kandla Port. Both CONCOR and KICTPL are highly optimistic for this joint endeavour and look forward to support from the trade for making it a success.