Welcome to the "City Of Destiny" a booming industrial city on the east coast of India, has been ranked as one of the fastest developing cities in the world. From a small fishing village, the city of Visakhapatnam popularly known as Vizag has burgeoned into a bustling Port and also the commercial capital of Andhra Pradesh .
With magnificent natural harbour, Visakhapatnam is India's major port with every kind of facility an exporter looks for. The strategic position of Visakhapatnam on the Bay of Bengal as an Eastern Gateway for India, provides numerous economic and commercial advantages to investors.
It has a distinct locational advantage of being equidistant from major centres like Chennai and Kolkata, and with easy access to Southeast Asia, South Asia, Japan and Korea. The city has an excellent access by rail, road and air links.
With abundant natural resources in its hinterland, well developed means of transport, telecommunications, and infrastructure facilities, Visakhapatanam offers unlimited potential for industrial growth. Presence of major industries in the Public and Private sectors in the field of oil refinery, zinc, fertilizers, steel, dredging, heavy plates and vessels, power generation etc., has made Visakhapatnam the commercial capital of Andhra Pradesh. The most conspicuous landmark at Visakhapatnam is the Dolphin's nose, a rock promontory jutting out in the sea.
Communal harmony, peaceful industrial relations, abundant availability of English speaking professionals, managerial, skilled/semi-skilled personnel, high standard and low cost social infrastructure make Visakhapatnam a right destination for any business venture.
Andhra University, one of the oldest Universities in India and several affiliated Engineering Colleges, Polytechnics and Industrial Training Institutes provide professionally skilled manpower. The Indian Software professionals working in USA and other countries are mostly from Andhra Pradesh. The city has several star hotels like Taj Residency, Grand Bay, The Park, Dolphin, Daspalla, Green Park, etc. Modern and state-of-art medical facilities, recreational facilities, educational institutions, long beaches, tourist spots etc., make Vizag an ideal place to live and work.


Vizag:

    • Visakhapatnam is one of the major industrial centers of India with the added advantage of natural harbor situated on the east coast of Andhra Pradesh
    • Visakhapatnam is well connected by road, rail, sea and air
    • Population of Visakhaptnam is  about 20 lakhs
    • Gaint industries are concentrated- Steel Plant, BHPV, Zinc smelter, fertilizers, Shipyard, Oil refinery and Naval Base
    • Cosmopolitan atmosphere mixed with peaceful industrial relations
    • Moderate weather conditions( Min- 180– 300 & Max - 250 - 390)

EXTERNAL INFRASTRUCTURE FACILITIES:-
ROAD:-

    • Visakhapatnam is on NH-5 (Kolkata-Chennai)
    • Road Connecting NH-5 to VSEZ (2.5KM) is being widened to 4 Lane Road

 RAIL:-

    • Visakhapatnam Railway Station is a junction and Divisional Headquarters. It is on Chennai-Kolkata broad guage line and is the entire track is fully electrified
    • One of the highest Cargo Handler in Indian Railways
    • Duvvada is nearest Rail Head to VSEZ with Railway Siding Facility

 SEZ:-

    • Visakhapatnam is on East-Coast of India on Bay of Bengal and is having all weather natural Harbour with 15 berths inside and 7 outside
    • Dedicated facilities exist for bulk handling
    • Accommodates Post Panamax Main-Line Container Ships
    • Operations are fully computerised
    • Low tariff and High Quality service at optimum cost
    • Lowest berth timing (Lowest Pre-Berthing Detention)
    • First Indian Port to bag ISO 14001 Certification
    • Highest throughput among major Ports
    • A dedicated container Berth has been launched in private participation
    • Container Corporation of India started it's operation in Vizag

 AIR:-

    • Visakhapatnam is connected by Air to Mumbai, Delhi, Chennai, Bhubaneswar/Raipur, Kolkata and Hyderabad
    • The Airport is being expanded and the work is in full swing with Rs.200 Crs. After expansion, the chances of starting International Flights are very high and connectivity to other major cities of India improves
    • It is declared as Customs Airport for Import/Export of Air-Borne Cargoes
    • APSTC is the custodian for Import/Export Cargo by Air

 RECREATIONAL & HOSPITALITY FACILITIES:-

    • 5 Star to 3 Star Clubs
    • 5 Star to 3 Star Hotels
    • Golf Course
    • Amusement Park
    • 40 Km Long Serene Beach Road with different View Points and Hillocks
    • Multipurpose Stadiums
    • Corporate Hospitals

 TOURIST ATTRACTIONS:

    • Beaches, Hillocks, Resorts
    • Buddhist important places like Thottlakonda, Bavikonda, Bojjannakonda
    • Hill Station 100 Km Away - ARUKU
    • Amusement Park
    • Naturally formed Deep Caves ( BORRA CAVES)

 EDUCATIONAL FACILITIES:

    • Ample Technical Manpower available with
      • Engineering Colleges       - 10 (Graduate Level)
      • Polytechniques                 - 5 (Diploma Level)
      • I T I's                                - 30 (Certificate)

(Electrical / Fitter / Plumber / Turner / Machinist / Civil / Mechanical, Draftsman etc)

    • Managerial / Professional Man Power:
      • MBAs / MCAs / Foreign Trade   - 15
      • Medical Collleges                      -  2