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ICP Agartala

ICP Agartala

  • Located at India-Bangladesh Border in the close vicinity of Agartala, the capital city of State of Tripura, India. This is the only ICP located in the capital city of any state and that too within the municipal area.
  • Total ICP Land area 11.72 acres.
  • Akhaura is the corresponding place in Bangladesh side.
  • Foundation stones laid by the Union Home Minister on 17.05.2011.
  • Inaugurated by the Union Home Minister on 17.11.2013.
  • Facilities available at the ICP Agartala include:
Passenger Terminal Cargo Building
Warehouses Warehouses
Inspection Shed Plant Quarantine
Health Parking Facilities
Loose Cargo Area Driver Rest Area, etc.

g. Agartala ICP is a most important trade route for Bangladesh, through which cross-border movement of people and goods take place. The value of imports through this Check-post has been more than Rs. 110 Crores per annum and main items of import are Crushed Stone, Lay Flat Tubes, Float Glass, Cement, etc.Out of these items,Stone Chips is the predominant item handled at Agartala. Main items of export which hitherto have been nominal (about Rs. 1 crore) are Bamboo, Dry Fish, Dry Chilli. The annual Customs revenue realization is around Rs. 5.5 Crores.

h. The annual passengers movement (Incoming and Outgoing) is around forty thousand. It is hoped that operationalization of the new ICP will give an impetus to enhanced trade.

i.The trend during the year 2013-14 indicate decline in the volume of trade transacted.

j. Tripura is ideally located to become the ‘Gateway to North East India’.

The Trade Statistics is as under:-

Trade Statistic of ICP Agartala

Year

Trade

No. of Vehicles

Passengers

Import (Rs. Cr.)

Export (Rs. Cr.)

Total

Import

Export

Total

Incoming

Outcoming

Total

2012-13

245.08

0.07

245.15

28954

15

28969

19750

22107

41857

2013-14

164.287

0.425

164.712

18227

25

18252

25336

26392

51728

2014-15

265.500

0.710

266.210

30543

25

30568

38559

39621

78180

2015-16

282.160

0.239

282.399

30191

2

30193

44551

45904

90455

2016-17

189.600

0.640

190.240

11484

1

11485

49370

49731

99101

2017-18

235.220

0.267

235.487

10988

7

10995

81982

79135

161117

2018-19

355.06

1.42

356.5

12055

18

12073

126651

112817

239468

2019-20

26.000

0.94

26.940

971

1

972

11859

10904

22763

upto May 2019

 

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