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Kolkata port

kolkata_portThe Kolkata Port Trust is a riverine port in the city of Kolkata, India, located around 126 miles (203 km) from the sea. It is the oldest operating port in India, and was constructed by the British East India Company. The Port has two distinct dock systems – Kolkata Docks at Kolkata and a deep water dock at Haldia Dock Complex, Haldia.

  • Founded : 1870
  • Owned by : Kolkata Port Trust, Ministry of Shipping
  • Type : Coastal breakwater, riverine, large seaport

Website :  www.kolkataporttrust.gov.in 

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