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Kottayam Port

Kottayam Port and Container Terminal (KPCT) is the first PPP minor port and Inland Container Depot (ICD) in Kerala state. It is also first port of India and ICD to utilise inland waterway with Customs notified area for Exports & Imports.The objective of Kottayam Port (KPCAT) is to provide infrastructure facilities for movement of custom cleared, stuffed, export cargo containers from the districts of Kottayam, Idukki and Pathanamthitta.Kottayam port and container terminal services Pvt. Ltd is a registered body under company’s act, and is a PPP project with 49% equity participation by the Govt of India and the 51% of the company is by the private sector

Location of Kottayam Port

Kottayam Sea Port is located on the Banks of Kodoor River in Nattakom. It is connected to Cochin Port by road and by an inland waterway through Vembanadu Lake at a distance of 85 Kilometers. The operation of port is based on Roll-on Roll-off (Ro-Ro) concept. The containers sealed by customs are shipped to stack points at Cochin Port using barge.

Facilities at Kottayam Port

  • 40,000 Sqft Warehouse for export, import and hazardous goods.
  • Hassle free export import clearance
  • Fully computerized and paper free environment and EDI connectivity.
  • Strong room for storage of valuable cargo.
  • Bank extension counter & ATMs.
  • Single window clearance for all the ICD operation.
  • Online tracking of goods and Cargo.
  • Jetty/Berth – The jetty would have berthing facility for barges measuring 50m X 12m
  • Barges- Two barges , each of 10 TEU capacity
  • Container stuffing forklift – In order to stuff / load cargo into containers.
  • Trolley units with Prime Movers, Reach stackers.
  • Paved and unpaved Container yard, Flood Lights with High Mast Towers.
  • Fire fighting equipment, Standby Generator.

Contact Address and Details of Kottayam Port

Kottayam Port and Container Terminal Services,
Nattakom P.O
Kottayam , Kerala, India – 686013
Phone : +91-481-2363955,+91-481-2363953. Fax:0481 2362400
E-mail : kottayamport@gmail.com

Official Website of KPCT Port: http://www.kottayamport.com
Tariff and Rates in Kottayam Port: http://www.kottayamport.com/Tariff.aspx

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