MUMBAI: MbPT took a step further in the direction of attaining its resolve to achieve all time high handling of automobile from its facility.
The Mumbai Port handled 58,857 vehicles, mostly export, by 31st August 2015, which is 5% higher than the vehicles handled by the Port in the corresponding period in the previous year.
Mumbai Port Trust, the only multipurpose Major Port in the state of Maharashtra, caters to the needs of the automobile industries located in Pune and Nasik for export of their products to different destinations viz. Australia, New Zealand, Central and South America, South Africa, Middle East and East Asia. Volkeswagen, Maruti Suzuki, Tata Motors, Ashok Leyland are some of the prime customers, which export their brands from the Mumbai Port Trust.
Source: Daily Shipping Times