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Konkan Railway & Container Corporation, inaugurated Multi Modal Logistics Park at Balli Station near Madgaon in Goa, on Konkan Railway route on 28/03/2018. In addition to container traffic, commodities transported by both open & covered wagons can also be handled from here.

Map of Location of Bali in goa

Map of Location of Bali in Goa

Map of Location of Bali in goa

  • Park was set up w/investment of Rs. 43 cr. per MoU entered b/w Konkan Railway & CONCOR.
Image of Multi Modal Logistic Park at Balli

Image of Multi Modal Logistic Park at Balli

Image of Multi Modal Logistic Park at Balli

About The Modal Logistics Park at Balli

  • Park will initially deal domestic traffic.

  • The facility is initially spread over 81, 300 square meters w/scope for expansion as traffic may grow in future.

  • Logistics Park will be able to handle both Domestic & Exim Container Traffic.

  • 5000 square meters of Custom Bonded Warehousing space is being created & host of value added services like stuffing, repackaging etc. will be available to its users.

Benefits of the New Park

  • Distance b/w JNPT port of Mumbai & Goa is around 650 km, now a day’s containers from Goa are reaching to JNPT via road requires around 30 - 40 hrs.

  • After completion of container depot at Balli container may reach JNPT w/i 16 - 18 hrs which will save time, cost of transportation.

  • Trade & Industry in Goa will greatly benefit from economic transport solutions & state of art facilities that CONCOR will be providing in partnership w/Konkan Railway at this facility.

  • In 1st year of operations itself, facility is likely to generate additional source of revenue for Konkan Railway.

What is a Multi-Modal Logistic Park?

  • MMLP are key policy initiative of GoI to improve country’s logistics efficiency & its international competitiveness under Logistics Efficiency Enhancement Program (LEEP).

Major Functions of Park

  • MMLP is freight-handling facility encompassing minimum area of 100 acres.

  • It includes various modes of transport access

  • Comprising mechanized warehouse

  • Specialized storage solutions

  • Facilities for mechanized material handling

  • Inter-modal transfer container terminals

  • Bulk & break-bulk cargo terminals

Concept has proposed in 7 states:

  • Maharashtra

  • Punjab

  • Gujarat

  • Rajasthan

  • Tamil Nadu

  • Karnataka

  • Telangana

- Published/Last Modified on: July 13, 2018

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