HSA Advocates (“HSA”) advised JSW Infrastructure Limited (“JSW”) in relation to the Port User Agreement executed by JSW on 8 November, 2016 with Government of Port of Fujairahfor the development, operation and maintenance of Berth No. 5 and Berth No. 6 of Port of Fujairah, United Arab Emirates.
This is one of the significant offshore investment sundertaken by JSW in the Port sector. This investment will help JSW to expand its outreach in the Middle East Region and further expand its offshore operations. The port in its existingstate is currently not being used to its optimum potential. In order to rectify this,the Government of Port of Fujairah has awarded this project to JSW to enable the most efficient use of the Port.
HSA team lead by Partner, Anjan Dasgupta, and Associate Partner, Deepak Kumar Thakur, assisted JSW and provided the legal services in respect of this transaction.