International Container Transshipment Terminal (ICTT) inaugurated

The Prime Minister, Dr. Manmohan Singh , dedicated the International Container Trans-shipment Terminal ( ICTT )) at Valarpadom, Kerala, to the nation on February 11.
The Vallarpadam Port will be the largest single operator container terminal in India and the first in the country to operate in a special economic zone.

Vallarpadam International Container Transshipment Terminal the night before inauguration

The new terminal will make Cochin a key centre in the shipping world, reducing India’s dependence on foreign ports to handle trans-shipment. The transhipment terminal will change the face of the Cochin and will make Cochin one of the best in metros in the world.