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Ambitious Krishnapatnam port betting on policy shift to bring in vessels

Dockside cranes unloading coal from the Genco London cargo ship at Krishnapatnam port. Located in Andhra Pradesh state, the port has a four-lane road linking it to the national highway, a railway line right up to the berths and two helipads for greater connectivity.

New Delhi

A SOUTHERN Indian port has established the country's newest facilities to handle the world's largest ships.

The catch? It needs a policy change to bring in the vessels.

Foreign ships are barred from moving cargo between Indian ports themselves. What's more,...

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