(Last Updated on : 04-11-2016)
Port Cities of South India are playing a major role in maintaining the trade relations with the South Asian and European countries. Ennore Port
is one of the major ports of India located at Coromandel Coast
of Tamil Nadu
along with private Krishnapatnam
Port. Some of the port Cities of South India are Panambur
, Alappuzha twon, Kakinada, Kanhangad, Karaikal, Kollam
, Krishnapatnam, Machilipatnam
, Vijaydurg, Thoothukudi
, Thayannur and many other inland and outland ports.
It is the eighth-largest among Indian port cities in Andhra Pradesh, located on the coast of Bay of Bengal in the north eastern region of the state
Tuticorin is a port city in Thoothukudi district of Tamil Nadu. It is an industrial city in Thoothukudi district, located in the Coromandel Coast of Bay of Bengal
Thayannur is a port town situated in the Kasaragod district of Kerala. It is located on the way between Kanhangad and Kalichanadukkam.
Nagapattinam is a port town in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu
. It is a medieval administrative headquarters of Nagapattinam District
that came into the prominence during the rule of Cholas
Mangalore is the chief port city of Karnataka, located about 352 kilometers west of the state capital Bengaluru
between the Arabian Sea
and the Western Ghats Mountain Range in India
Mormugao is a sub-district and a municipal council in South Goa district
in the Indian state of Goa. It is the main port city of Goa
Machilipatnam is a port city in Krishna district
of the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh.
Krishnapatnam is a port town in Muthukur mandal of Nellore district
in Andhra Pradesh.
Kollam is an old seaport and city on the Laccadive Sea coast of Kerala
. The city is located on the banks of Ashtamudi Lake
Karaikal is a major port city of East Coast of India and a municipality in Karaikal district in the Union Territory of Puducherry
Kakinada is a port city in the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh
. It is an industrial belt, running north and south length of the city. It separates the eastern part from the coast. Kakinada is bordered on the southeast by Kakinada Bay and a marshy wetland, home to India's second largest mangrove forest and the Coringa Wildlife Sanctuary
Kanhangad is a port town and a municipality in the Kasaragod District
. It is 28 kilometers from the district headquarters of Kasaragod town.
Cuddalore is a port city in Cuddalore District in the south Indian state of Tamil Nadu
Chennai Port is the third oldest port in India, established in 1881. It is an artificial and all-weather port with wet docks.