ICD Durgapur is the only operational dry port in eastern India. Inaugurated in May 2006 and situated in Durgapur, Allied ICD Services Limited, the custodian for ICD Durgapur (Inland Port) in West Bengal, is part of 'The PDP Group'– a renowned name in the Indian logistics industry. The group is popular for its immense expertise in the fields of international logistics especially in the areas of clearing and forwarding, warehousing, multimodal transportations and air-cargo.
Covering a total of 4.8 hectares of land, it has a capacity of carrying 5000 containers per month. In 2011, Allied ICD Services Limited collaborated with Container Corporation of India Limited (CONCOR) to include rail services for the transportation of export and import containers in addition to road. The port became EDI-enabled in October 2013. The ICD is a common user facility having a full-fledged customs house functioning within its customs notified area. All facilities pertaining to customs clearance such as appraisement, duty payment, export permission etc. are easily available in ICD Durgapur.
ICD Durgapur has 188 full time employees as well as 'ISO: 9001-2008' and 'AEO' certifications. We are members of the following organisations:
⇨ Bengal Chamber of Commerce and Industry
⇨ Confederation of Indian Industry (CII)
⇨ Federation of Indian Export Organisations (FIEO)
⇨ National Association of Container Freight Stations (NACFS)
⇨ Services Export Promotion Council (SEPC)
We strive to provide logistics services at reduced transaction costs for greater feasibility of the export and import trade.