First port in the country to receive Authorised Economic Operator (AEO) certification from Indian customs. The Visakha Container Terminal was set up under the aegis of Visakhapatnam Port Trust as a joint venture between DP World and J M Baxi Group and commenced operations in 2003.
Located on the center of the East Coast of India, VCT is ideally located to cater to its vast hinterland of Andhra Pradesh, Orissa, Chhattisgarh, Jharkhand, MP, UP, North India and West Bengal. With excellent rail and road connectivity, it is an ideal alternative especially for shipments to and from Far East and South East Asian regions to Delhi and other nearby ICDs of Hyderabad, Nagpur and Raipur.
Placing a premium on Quality, Health, Safety and care for the Environment, it has successfully adopted and is certified with prestigious ISO 9001:2008, ISO 14001:2004, OHSAS 18001:2007 and ISO 28000 : 2007.