Nehru Port extends terminal bidding deadline

India’s Port of Jawaharlal Nehru has extended the bidding deadline for its proposed fourth container terminal project from April 30 to June 1. Fourth container terminal project could cost $1.3 billion. The move comes after the port authority held a pre-application meeting with prospective bidders on April 15. After evaluation of initial Requests for Qualifications, the authority is expected to shortlist five pre-qualified applicants for the final stage of bidding subject to security clearances from the central government.