Category: Minor Ports
Krishnapatnam Port is planning to take up phase II of its development project in Krishnapatnam in eastern coast of Andhra Pradesh. currently, its facilities are located on north of Kandeleru creek. It has an iron ore berth, coal berth and a general cargo berth. The phase II of the project involves setting up of 4 additional coal berths (3 on north side and 1 on south side (39 mtpa) and 1 container berth on north side and 5 container berth on south side to handle (3.3 million TEU). The project also involves additional dredging at berths to accommodate bulk cargo vessels.