Economy India hopes to open Iran's Chabahar port by 2019 Updated : June 22, 2018 01:58 PM IST The port would offer easy accessibility to CIS countries, Transport and Shipping Minister Nitin Gadkari said in the statement. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.