Sistan and Baluchistan Ports and Maritime Director General: Afghanistan's first refrigerated cargo was exported to India through Shahid Beheshti Port of Chabahar.
PMO News Portal – Behrouz Aghaei stated that Afghanistan's
first refrigerated cargo containing refrigerated grapes was exported to Indian
port of Jawaharlal Nehru Port through Shahid Beheshti Port of Chabahar.
He continued: Chabahar Port’s main Refrigerated Container
Site with the capacity of 150 Containers for unloading and Loading Refrigerated
Goods is under construction. In the current conditions, Shahid Beheshti Port of
Chabahar is equipped with a temporary refrigerator for storage of refrigerated
cargo containers with a capacity of 160 Containers.
Aghaei emphasized that In the near future, Shahid Beheshti
Port will become the center for export and transit of East Axis. The privileged
geographical location and proper infrastructure of the Chabahar port and the
establishment of regular container shipping services are among the benefits
that will increase the transit of goods through this port.
Competitive tariffs have been offered over other ports and
advantages for exporting Iranian goods or transit cargoes, especially Afghan
goods to India via the Chabahar port have been provided.