The proposed Vizhinjam International Deepwater Multipurpose Seaport is an ambitious project taken up by Government of Kerala. The port is proposed to be developed in lanlord model with PPP component for which Draft Concession Agreement is prepared based on the Model Concession Agreement for State Ports published by Planning Commission, Government of India. It is designed to cater primarily for container transhipments besides multi-purpose and break bulk cargo.Vizhinjam International Seaport Ltd - a company fully owned by Government of Kerala is the implementing agency for the project, responsible for the land procurement, development of external infrastructure and selection of concessionaire.
Government of Kerala is firmly committed to realise this prestigious project. It will be a landmark achievement for our country and will be a great contribution to our economy.
The Government will expedite this project by clearing all the hurdles, we will ensure high level of efficiency and transparency in all the activities.