A Multi Modal Logistics Park at Balli Station near Madgaon in Goa state on Konkan Railway route was inaugurated by CMD Konkan Railway Sanjay Gupta and P K Agarwal, Director, Container Corporation on 28th March.The park has been set up with an investment of Rs 43 crore as per the MoU entered between Konkan Railway & Container Corporation of India Ltd.(CONCOR).
Both trade & industry in Goa are likely to greatly benefit from the economic transport solutions & state of the art facilities that CONCOR will be providing in partnership with Konkan Railway. In the first year of operations itself, the facility is likely to generate additional source of revenue for Konkan Railway.
The facility is initially spread over 81,300 square meters with a scope for expansion as the traffic grows in future. This Logistics Park will be able to handle both Domestic and Exim Container Traffic. In addition to container traffic, commodities transported by both open and covered wagons can also be handled.