Jawaharlal Nehru Port, also known as Nhava Sheva, is the largest container port in India.Located east of Mumbai in Maharashtra, the port on the Arabian Sea is accessed via Thane Creek. Its common name derives from the names of Nhava and Sheva villages that were situated here. This port is also the terminal of Western Dedicated Freight Corridor proposed by Indian
- Annual cargo tonnage Bulk: 7.88 million tons
- Container: 56.43 million tons
- Annual container volume 4.47 million TEU (2014- Airport
- Distance of jnpt from ulwe is 12 km
The port is committed to meeting the needs and expectations of its customers and the nation by : Equipping itself with state-of-the-art equipment and technology and efficient, professional and computer integrated terminal operation systems.Conforming to international standards and offering cost effective integrated logistics solutions.Ensuring security and safety of life, equipment and cargo.Pursuing the principles of eco-friendly sustainable development. Constantly upgrading the competence, awareness, skills and motivation of the port personnel for continual improvement in all efficiency parameters .