India’s first commercial maritime cluster

Gujarat Maritime Cluster represents a total maritime business ecosystem that offers a way for shipping businesses to operate anywhere in the world, from one world-class location. A one-stop solution for the maritime fraternity, GMC enables synergetic collaboration among the maritime / shipping industry players, logistics service providers and relevant government regulatory agencies in GIFT City, to open up power possibilities in maritime sector.

AS THE WORLD FOCUSSES ON A NEW ERA OF TRADE ACROSS THE SEAS, ONE DESTINATION IS EMERGING AS THE BEACON OF INTERNATIONAL MARITIME TRADE. THE GUJARAT MARITIME CLUSTER IS A MODERN FOCAL POINT FOR THE GLOBAL MARITIME INDUSTRY.

Advantage Gujarat

Economic Powerhouse of India

As India’s most progressive and fastest growing states, Gujarat is shaping India’s tomorrow. With all the right fundamentals - strong entrepreneurship, excellent infrastructure, stable governance, business-friendly policies and habit to think ahead of times, Gujarat is underlining its commitment to ensuring ease of conducting business.

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Gujarat Maritime Cluster shall include individuals/companies, government regulatory agencies, associations representing the various ports / maritime, shipping and logistics fields of business as well as various other supporting actors.

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State with one off the

highest investment potential

in India
More than

20%

of India’s Exports

12%

of India’s Factories

41%

of India’s Maritime cargo handled by Gujarat Ports

17%

of India’s Industrial Output
Attracted

USD 3.46 Bn FDI

in 2019-20

GMB

Gujarat is a pioneering, futuristic and entrepreneurial state of India. In particular, Gujarat's maritime sector is considered to be the most proactive and well developed sectors of India. Gujarat Maritime Board was created in 1982 under the Gujarat Maritime Board Act, 1981 to manage, control and administer the minor ports of Gujarat. GMB presently manages the 48 non major ports of the State.

GMU

Gujarat Maritime University has been established under the Gujarat Private Universities Act, 2009. The prime objective of Gujarat Maritime University is to be a global centre of excellence in maritime education, research and development, professional training.

GIFT CITY

Ranking first amongst the world’s top 15 global financial centres, GIFT City, Gujarat will play a significant role in unleashing and augmenting the international financial services potential of our country.

IFSC

As the dynamic nature of business in the IFSCs requires a high degree of inter-regulatory coordination within the financial sector, the IFSCA has been established as a unified regulator with a holistic vision in order to promote ease of doing business in IFSC and provide world-class regulatory environment.