Inaugural WIN service voyage enhances Adani Mundra Port’s global reach

Adani Mundra Port recently celebrated the inaugural vessel call of the WIN Service by Ocean Network Express (ONE) line. This new service aims to bolster connectivity between Adani Ports’ Mundra and Hazira terminals and North America, promising weekly connections and streamlined commercial operations. The service will link Mundra with key North American ports including New York, Norfolk, Savannah, and Charleston. The first voyage, marked by the arrival of MV One Modern, saw the exchange of 3,855 TEUs.

The inaugural event was attended by several key dignitaries from both Adani Ports and ONE Line. Representing Adani Ports were Mr. Pranav Chaudhary, CEO of Ports; Mr. Sujal Shah, CEO of Mundra and Tuna Ports; and Mr. Rakshit Shah, Executive Director. From ONE Line, Mr. Sundeep Sibal, Regional Director of West Asia, and Mr. Masahiro Sakibubo San, Managing Director of ONE India, were present. The ceremony included an exchange of mementoes, symbolising the beginning of this important partnership.

ONE Line, a leading global shipping company, operates the world’s seventh-largest fleet and provides extensive commercial services, particularly across Asia, Latin America, and Africa. The introduction of the WIN services at Adani Mundra port marks a significant milestone in establishing a new commercial route and enhancing India’s maritime trade connections.

This new service is poised to create substantial trade opportunities and stimulate economic growth in India. Enhanced connectivity will lead to more efficient and reliable transportation of goods between India and North America, benefiting exporters, importers, and the overall economy. The weekly connections promise timely and dependable services, crucial for businesses relying on consistent supply chains.

Moreover, the strategic partnership between Adani Ports and ONE Line is expected to foster stronger trade relations and logistical efficiencies. As global trade dynamics continue to evolve, such collaborations are essential for maintaining competitive advantages and ensuring robust trade links. The successful launch of the WIN service underscores Adani Ports’ commitment to expanding its global footprint and enhancing its role in international maritime trade. This initiative not only strengthens India’s position in the global shipping industry but also contributes significantly to the nation’s economic development.