- All weather port
- Tropical and dry climatic conditions.
Temprature varies from 25oC to 44oC during summer and from 10oC to 25oC during winter.
- Scanty rainfall thereby enabling round the year operations.
- Uninterrupted and smooth port operations round the year due to ideal climatic conditions.
- No adverse wave effact being a sheltered harbour situated in the creek.
- The only Indian port which is nearest to the Middle East and Europe.