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Vizhinjam International Deepwater Multipurpose Seaport

The Vizhinjam International Transhipment Deepwater Multipurpose Seaport is an ambitious project taken up by Government of Kerala. It is designed primarily to cater container transhipment besides multi-purpose and break-bulk cargo. The port is being currently developed in landlord model with a Public Private Partnership component on a design, build, finance, operate and transfer (“DBFOT”) basis. The private partner, the Concessionaire M/s Adani Vizhinjam Port Private limited has commenced the construction on 5th December 2015. As per the Concession construction of port is scheduled to be completed on 4th December 2019. The port is being developed as a transhipment hub, to cater current largest mother vessel with a capacity of 18,000 TEU. Ports consists of 2,000mtrs of container berth with a draught of 18.4mtrs.