Lying on the natural deep-water harbor of Mumbai, Mumbai Port Trust is usually used to transport bulk cargo. In its ancient history, the port has been used by the Maratha navy, the Portuguese, and the British. The port is one of the 12 major ports of India.
The Ministry of Shipping stated:
“Continuing its march to set ever higher records of handling cars, Mumbai Port has set a new record of shipment of 6,316 cars on a single ship on its new berth OCT-2. This is a quantum jump over the previous record of shipment of 5,376 cars.”