In an impressive feat, Adani Ports and Special Economic Zone (APSEZ) reported a remarkable 26% year-on-year (YoY) increase in cargo volumes for the month of September, reaching an impressive 32.8 million metric tonnes (MMT). This substantial growth was not confined to a single sector; it spanned across all cargo segments, including containers (20%), dry bulk (32%), and liquid & gas (21%), as announced in a recent press release.
The growth trend extended to APSEZ’s logistics volumes, further underscoring their robust performance. Half-yearly rail volumes surged to 279,177 TEUs, marking a 20% increase, while the general purpose wagon investment scheme (GPWIS) volumes soared to 8.92 MMT, a remarkable 42% growth.
During the period from April to September, APSEZ handled an impressive 202.6 MMT of total cargo, breaching the 200 MMT milestone within the first six months of the year. This remarkable achievement was made possible by the concerted efforts of all key ports within the APSEZ portfolio. Container cargo grew by a substantial 18%, reaching 74.8 MMT, while dry bulk cargo saw a notable 10% increase, reaching 106.3 MMT.
In the preceding month of August, APSEZ’s total cargo volume witnessed a commendable 17% increase compared to the previous year, reaching 34.2 MMT. Adani Ports currently boasts an impressive network of six ports and terminals along the west coast, encompassing Mundra, Dahej, Tuna, Hazira in Gujarat, Mormugao in Goa, and Dighi in Maharashtra.
On the east coast, the company operates five ports and terminals, namely Dhamra in Odisha, Gangavaram and Krishnapatnam in Andhra Pradesh, and Kattupalli and Ennore in Tamil Nadu.
About Adani Ports:
APSEZ Ltd., also known as Adani Ports and Special Economic Zone Limited, stands as India’s foremost private port operator and a comprehensive logistics solutions provider. Within a span of just under twenty years, we have established, procured, and enhanced an unmatched assortment of port infrastructure and services spanning across India.
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