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Inefficiencies hinder Modi's hinterland plans

Govt needs to move faster to fix stalled rail and road corridors, lower costs

EXPANSION PLANS: Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust has signed a US$1.26 billion deal with Singapore's PSA International to build a fourth terminal in Mumbai on reclaimed land.


MUMBAI'S commercial seaport, which handles over half the container traffic through India's major ports, is doubling capacity as Prime Minister Narendra Modi seeks to build an export powerhouse.

The expansion, due to be completed in seven years, cannot come quickly enough for