Kakinada Seaport is known for its strategic development of service modules to meet unique requirements of specialised port users for Offshore sector & Crude Lightening.

    Key operating features and services of Kakinada Port include:

  • 24/7 Operations
  • All-weather, deep water (Channel Depth 15 meters)
  • Year-round night navigation
  • Shortest berth waiting time in the country
  • Vessel turn-around time of one day
  • Spacious & Secure warehouses, liquid tanks and storage yards
  • Efficient cargo evacuation with rail/road linkage
  • EDI-connected Customs office at Port for speedy clearance
  • Fully-mechanized Alumina handling system
  • Fully-mechanized coal handling facility
  • Fully mechanized new yard for handling of granite blocks
  • Hazardous liquid handling system, including liquid ammonia
  • Exclusive, state-of-the-art Off-Shore Supply terminal for oil and gas
  • Modern ship rig repair facility for vessels up to Panamax size
  • Modern Container Terminal Facility
  • Port Reception Facility
  • State-of-the-art automatic handling system for fertilizer imports.
    New Facilities in progress:

  • 10 MMPTA terminals for import of LNG using FSRUs will be ready soon.