Haldia (INHAL)

Haldia Port is a major seaport located in the city of Haldia in the state of West Bengal, India. It is situated on the Haldi River, which is a distributary of the Ganges River, and is one of the busiest ports in the country. Here is some information about Haldia Port.

Basic Information

Name of Port Haldia Port
Location Haldia, West Bengal, India
Coordinates 22°03'N, 88°05'E
Operator Kolkata Port Trust
Port Type Major Port

Port Facilities

Haldia Port has 11 berths, which can handle a variety of cargo, including petroleum products, coal, iron ore, fertilizers, and containers. The port also has facilities for the handling of general cargo, such as timber, cement, and chemicals. The port has a depth of 8.5 meters, which allows it to accommodate medium-sized vessels.

Port Statistics

The annual cargo traffic at Haldia Port is approximately 50 million metric tonnes.

Services Offered

Haldia Port offers a range of services, including:

  • Cargo handling for a variety of goods
  • Warehousing facilities
  • Pilotage services
  • Tug services
  • Bunkering services
  • Ship repair and maintenance facilities
  • Container handling services
  • Customs clearance services


Haldia Port is well connected by road, rail, and air. The port is located about 100 km from the Kolkata railway station, which is connected to major cities such as Mumbai, Delhi, and Chennai. The port is also accessible by road, with National Highway 16 passing through Haldia. The nearest airport to the port is Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International Airport, which is located about 125 km away.

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