Assam Industry Minister Chandra Mohan Patowary recently stated that the state is all set o have India’s first International Multi-Modal Hub. The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has agreed to fund the project at an estimated cost of around Rs 600 crore. An exclusive India-Bangladesh Stakeholders’ Meet at Guwahati took place on October 22 and 23 to discuss and create awareness on the opportunities made available by these trade agreements. In addition, the Munshiganj River Terminal in Bangladesh will be used as a customs station to handle third-party export and import cargo via Kolkata Port.