Vizhinjam International Seaport Limited (VISL) – a Company fully owned by Government of Kerala, was incorporated to implement the flagship project – the Vizhinjam International Seaport Project, the country’s first deep-water transhipment port.
The Company is envisaged to facilitate the development of a deep-water port at Vizhinjam and be a prime mover of a sea change for the global maritime trade thereby empowering regional and national economic growth. VISL provides all supporting modern infrastructure for the development of Vizhinjam Port Project as well as other development needs such as Logistics Centre / Free Trade Zone / Warehousing Zone for the port project and allied projects which could be facilitated on account of the project.
VISL will be in the forefront to head allied projects and spearhead port led development in the State to the fullest. This will ensure immense potential for future business, logistics and create employment opportunities paving way for a developed State. The Vizhinjam International Seaport and the Port-led activities is envisioned to be the engine of the Nation’s development as it would be the Gateway of South India.
VISL would be the catalyst for socio-economic development of the State and Nation as it would harness the Vizhinjam International Seaport and its Port-led activities to the fullest potential.