Jawaharlal Nehru Port, abbreviated as JNPT, also known as Nhava Sheva, is the largest container port in India. Located east of Mumbai (previously known as ‘Bombay’) in Raigad district, this 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 (in construction).
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13 Top Sea Port In India
India boasts of a vast coastline of about 7500 km. where around 200 ports are functional day and night. These ports form one of the largest peninsulas in the whole world. They make maritime transport one of the key transports in India. Various activities to modernize these ports are underway owing to their benefits. Since…