New ICD ter­mi­nal in Farid­abad

The third of­fer­ing of Gate­way Rail, the in­ter­na­tional cargo ter­mi­nal is de­signed to cater to the EXIM and do­mes­tic needs of the Delhi trade cir­cle, which in­cludes Haryana, Ut­taran­chal, Ut­tar Pradesh and Hi­machal Pradesh.

Cargo Talk - - Rail Logistics -

Anew In­land Con­tainer De­pot (ICD) ter­mi­nal has been com­mis­sioned by Gate­way Rail Freight, the rail lo­gis­tics wing of Gate­way Distri­parks Pri­vate. The new ICD ter­mi­nal is lo­cated in Farid­abad and of­fers rail and road trans­porta­tion so­lu­tions with a fleet of 21 trains and over 250 trac­tor trail­ers.

The cargo ter­mi­nal will cater to the needs of EXIM and do­mes­tic clien­tele based in Delhi, Haryana, Ut­taran­chal, Ut­tar Pradesh and Hi­machal Pradesh.

Prem Kis­han Gupta, Chair­man and Man­ag­ing Di­rec­tor, Gate­wayRail Freight Ltd (GRFL) said, “This is the third of­fer­ing of Gate­wayRail to the man­u­fac­tur­ing and trad­ing com­mu­nity of North In­dia. We will pro­vide stor­age, cus­toms clear­ance and rail trans­porta­tion ser­vices for in­ter­na­tional cargo be­tween na­tional cap­i­tal re­gion and the west coast mar­itime ports of JN Port, Mun­dra and Pi­pavav.”

Gate­wayRail is one of the 11 pri­vate con­tainer train op­er­a­tors in the coun­try which have been granted per­mis­sion to op­er­ate con­tainer trains over en­tire In­dian Rail­ways net­work.

“In line with our prin­ci­ple of pro­vid­ing whole­some ser­vice to the trade, we will of­fer road trans­porta­tion for door pick-up and de­liv­ery of cargo. We have built a sep­a­rate ware­house for con­sol­i­da­tion (CON­SOL) business and will also pro­vide value added ser­vices like Gar­ment on Hang­ers (GOH) and re­frig­er­ated cargo trans­porta­tion (Reefer) ser­vices,” Gupta added.

Gate­wayRail pro­vides stor­age, ware­hous­ing and cus­toms clear­ance ser­vice for con­tainer­ised in­ter­na­tional and do­mes­tic cargo through its In­land Con­tainer De­pots (ICD) based at Garhi Harsaru (Gur­gaon), Sane­hwal in Ludhiana and Farid­abad.

It also op­er­ates a pri­vate freight ter­mi­nal at Kalam­boli in Navi Mumbai.

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