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Development of a Greenfield non-major Port at Bhavanapadu, Srikakulam District

Development of a Greenfield non-major Port at Bhavanapadu, Srikakulam  District

Location: Srikakulam

Sector: Ports

Mode: PPP (DBFOT)

Activity: Development of a Greenfield non-major Port at Bhavanapadu, Srikakulam District

Components:

As per the Techno-Economic Feasibility Report prepared by Indian Ports Association:

  • 5 berths in Phase I
  • 8 berths in Phase II
  • 14 berths in Phase III

Current Status:

Project Brief:

Government of Andhra Pradesh envisages having a Port-led economic and industrial development in the state. The state currently has six operational ports including 1 Major port. Government Orders have already been issued for development of 6 non-Major ports. In the  short to medium term, three non-major ports at Bhavanapadu in Srikakulam District, Narsapur in West Godavari District and Ramayapatnam in Prakasam District are also being planned. The state’s coastal developmental plans are being aligned with the prestigious Sagarmala project. This project is an endeavor to achieve the same.