Adani Logistics Limited – ICD Patli
INLAND CONTAINER DEPOT OF THE YEAR
(L to R) Shantanu Bhadkamkar, Chairman, IFCBA; Representative from Adani logistics Ltd; Anil Radhakrishnan, MD, Adani logistics Ltd; Rajeshwar Bhatt, Director, Suraj Informatics
Innovation in operations, value proposition to customers and creating record volume handling has made Adani Logistics Ltd
– ICD PATLI the proud recipient of the Inland Container Depot of the Year award. In spite the tough competition the ICD has improved its business in the region, registering more than 33 per cent growth in FY2016-17. The ICD has seamless connectivity both on the east and the west coast to ports including Mundra, Pipavav, Hazira, JNPT, Kattupalli and Chennai. While most of the Indian ports are blamed for high dwell time of cargo, the ICD has maintained swift movement of cargo with an average dwell time of around 100 hours for exports and average dwell time of 72 hours for imports. Turnaround time of trailers is a major factor that reflects upon the operational efficiency of an
ICD and ICD Patli has ensured to keep the trailers carrying exim cargo moving fast with an average turnaround time of two and half hours. The ICD has massive storage space with 5000 ground slots available anytime for storing containers. A key indicator of the growing business at the ICD is the high movement of containers in and out. About 250 teus come into the ICD on a daily basis and around 200 teus are moved out. The ICD has developed state-of-the-art infrastructure and equipment which has boosted its annual handling capacity to 200,000 teus per anum. It also maintains container yards with separate entry / exit points for dedicated storage of cargo. A Custom Bonded warehouse with 50,000 Sq. ft area, EDI On ICE GATE 1.5 and notified for all customs schemes is also made available for the convenience of the exim community.