Osaka Port, Japan celebrated its 150th anniversary on July 15, 2017. The Mayor of Osaka and Chairman of the Port of Osaka 150th Anniversary Project Committee invited its global partners including JNPT to be part of the two -day celebrations held on July 14-15, 2017.
Neeraj Bansal, Deputy Chairman and SV Madhbhavi, CMPPD represented JNPT at this event.
JNPT participated in the Asia Global Ports Conference with the theme of Ports’ Approaches to the Development of the Rapidly Growing Asian Economy organised as part of the event.
Neeraj Bansal appraised the gathering about the Indian Maritime Sector with existing cargo handling capacity and future expansion plans. He highlighted the Indian Ministry of Shipping’s Sagarmala Program under which development of new ports, transhipment ports to create capacity addition are planned along with development of smart cities, maritime and manufacturing clusters.