Major ports in India to offer 80% discount on vehicle transportation.
The Shipping Ministry on Wednesday said that all the major ports will provide a discount of 80 per cent for two years on vessel related charges and costal related charges for costal transportation of vehicles through Ro-Ro ships.
“This discount is also extended to other similar ships such as Ro-Pax, PCC, PCTC, PTC etc. An order in this regard has been issued on September 20, 2016,” said a statement from the ministry.
According to the Ministry, in order to make this discount sustainable for the Shipping Service Providers, the Major Ports will also carry out intensive marketing for demand generation.