JNPT has been bestowed with “Container Port of the Year” at the Gateway Awards 2018 for the improvement in operational flow, performance efficiency achieved in the financial year 2018, initiatives undertaken to achieve higher levels of productivity and growth across all operations in the port including enhancement of soft and hard infrastructure to provide seamless cargo movement.
Shri Neeraj Bansal, Chairman-in-Charge was also honoured with ‘Indian Maritime Port Personality of the Year’ award for his significant contribution to JNPT for making the organisation customer-driven and achieving significant growth on a year-on-year basis. This is the third award that has recognised Shri Bansal’s work.
Accepting the Container Port of the Year award on behalf of JNPT, Shri Bansal said that the award is recognition for the collective efforts of the JNPT team and of various initiatives to increase the overall efficiency of the Port providing world class facilities to the EXIM trade.
The Gateway Award was instituted to recognise and promote best practices, innovation and motivation in the Indian Maritime industry.
The 10th edition of the Gateway Awards showcased the outstanding achievements and exceptional accomplishments of individuals and organisations in the Indian Maritime industry.