GSV’s Partnerships with Nokia, Plasser India, and Jacobs Focus on Career-Ready Skills

  • June 07, 2024

Gati Shakti Vishwavidyalaya (GSV) has signed three pivotal Memorandums of Understanding (MoUs) with Nokia, Plasser India, and Jacobs, poised to unlock a wealth of opportunities for students and professionals. These collaborations,....

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Ecom Express and Skye Air Join Forces to Transform Last-Mile Delivery

  • May 31, 2024

Ecom Express Limited has forged a strategic partnership with Skye Air, a specialist in drone technology, marking a significant leap forward in the logistics industry. This collaboration combines Ecom Express’ vast network and au....

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Om Logistics Expands into D2C Shipping with RapidShyp

  • May 24, 2024

With the Indian e-commerce market currently valued at $60 billion and expected to reach $350 billion by 2030, the Direct-to-Consumer (D2C) landscape is ripe for innovative solutions to meet the escalating demand. Seizing this opp....

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Concor Q4 results: Net profit rises 5.5% to Rs 315 crore, declares Rs 2.5 dividend

  • May 17, 2024

Container Corporation of India’s (Concor) March quarter profit jumped 5.5 percent to Rs 315.1 crore from the year-ago period, aided by volume growth and increased market share, the public sector company said on May 16.Sequential....

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Trade Initiatives to Strengthen India’s Economic Ties with Australia

  • May 10, 2024

In a bid to bolster economic cooperation and trade relations, India and Australia convened the first Joint Committee Meeting (JCM) under the India-Australia Economic Co-operation and Trade Agreement (ECTA). The meeting, held in Ca....

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Boosting E-commerce Export Hubs in Government’s 100-Day Agenda

  • May 03, 2024

In another plan to fortify India’s position in the global e-commerce market and leverage its potential for exports, the Ministry of Commerce and Industry is poised to prioritize the establishment of e-commerce hubs as part of it....

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Essential Goods Stranded: Manipur Bridge Blast Leaves 150 Trucks Stuck

  • April 26, 2024

Following a powerful IED blast on a crucial bridge along NH 2 in Manipur, the state finds itself grappling with a critical issue: over 150 trucks, laden with essential commodities destined for Imphal, are now stranded in Senapati ....

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Amazon Accelerates Robotics Integration: Over 750,000 Bots Boost Supply Chain Efficiency

  • April 19, 2024

Amazon.com Inc. is ramping up its utilization of robotics, with a staggering deployment of over 750,000 robots alongside its workforce. The tech giant, currently the world’s second-largest private employer with 1.5 million emplo....

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India-Myanmar-Thailand (IMT) Trilateral Highway – Delays to a Wonder

  • April 12, 2024

The India-Myanmar-Thailand (IMT) Trilateral Highway is expected to prove as a critical link between the Indian Ocean and the Pacific considering the potential it holds for better regional connectivity and cross-border trade. The h....

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Quality at low cost: How Falcon built India’s largest warehouse sorter despite the hurdles

  • April 05, 2024

As India’s warehousing industry warms up to the idea of big-ticket investments in automation, it creates tremendous opportunities for startups that manufacture products locally and cater to specific customer needs. While they en....

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Indian Importers Brace for Disruptions Following Baltimore Bridge Collapse

  • March 29, 2024

The recent collapse of the Francis Scott Key Bridge in Baltimore. , USA, has sent shockwaves through the Indian coal and petcoke markets, raising concerns about possible disruptions to the supply chain and subsequent price impacts....

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Mahindra Logistics to commence operations of 1.1 lakh sqft fulfilment centre in West Bengal, to generate 750 jobs

  • March 01, 2024

Mahindra Logistics Limited, an integrated logistics solutions provider in India, announced that it is set to broaden its footprint in West Bengal. As part of this expansion, Mahindra Logistics will commence operations of a 1.1 lak....

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Airbus and Tata Advanced Systems Create Milestone in ‘Make in India’ Programme

  • February 16, 2024

In a significant development for India’s aerospace manufacturing, the Airbus Defence and Space Quality Management System (QMS) for the C295 aircraft has received approval from the Directorate General of Aeronautical Quality Assu....

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Boeing Inaugurates First India Distribution Centre, Partners with DB Schenker for Seamless Operations

  • January 19, 2024

Boeing, a global aviation giant, has officially inaugurated its Boeing India Distribution Centre in Khurja, Uttar Pradesh, marking a significant stride in its commitment to the thriving Indian aviation market. This 36,000-square-f....

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Gujarat and DP World Sign Agreements To Strengthen Logistics In The State

  • January 12, 2024

DP World has signed multiple Memorandums of Understanding (MoUs) worth INR 25,000 crores (INR 250 billion) with the Government of Gujarat, covering the development of new ports, terminals, and economic zones, strengthening its com....

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Delhivery starts operations at largest logistics gateway facility in Bhiwandi

  • December 22, 2023

New-age logistics services provider Delhivery has operationalised its largest gateway in Bhiwandi, Maharashtra one of the biggest logistics hubs in the country, housing warehouses of Amazon, Flipkart, and Samsung.The new terminal ....

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Less than expected demand turns into few E-way bills for Indian trucking

  • December 15, 2023

It was quite apparent that sellers stocked up high inventory in anticipation of the festive season demand. This led to an enormous amount of E-way bill generation for India’s trucking sector. However, in November, there was a no....

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Generative AI to Redefine Global Logistics Landscape in 2024: Report

  • December 08, 2023

The pandemic, which was a wakeup call for businesses across industries has encouraged businesses to strategically restructure their supply chains to enhance resilience and foster growth. In doing so, technology has played an instr....

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Paytm teams up with Delhi Metro for QR-code based ticketing

  • November 03, 2023

One97 Communications Limited (OCL) , which owns the brand Paytm, on Thursday said that it has partnered with Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) to launch QR code-based ticketing for metro travel. With this new feature, commuter....

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Allcargo Group commits to achieving carbon neutrality by 2040

  • October 27, 2023

Allcargo Group has released its Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) 2022-2023 report with the theme 'Navigating the Green Horizon.' that highlights the Group’s commitment to achieve carbon neutrality by 2040 through its ....

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DP World signs MOU with Jawaharlal Nehru Port Authority for Vadhvan Port

  • October 20, 2023

DP World, a leading global provider of smart end-to-end logistics, and the Jawaharlal Nehru Port Authority (JNPA), today, signed a Memorandum of Understanding to initiate willingness and co-operation between them for developi....

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Bengaluru airport poised to become the hub for Air India & Indigo, BIAL reveals.

  • October 12, 2023

Bengaluru airport could emerge as the primary hub for two major Indian airlines, Indigo and Air India, said Hari Marar, the Managing Director and Chief Executive of Bangalore International Airport Ltd (BIAL) during the Business Co....

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India’s Cabotage Law Reform: A Game-Changer for Container Logistics.

  • September 22, 2023

In a groundbreaking and expansive move, India’s decision to relax its cabotage law has created significant waves in the nation’s container logistics industry, promising to usher in a fresh era of competition, efficiency, and o....

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Air India’s Cargo Expansion: A Strategic Takeoff.

  • September 22, 2023

In the ever-evolving aviation landscape, Air India is not just soaring in the passenger domain but also strategically expanding its presence in the lucrative cargo sector. With a goal of securing a more substantial market share in....

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79% of businesses harness technology to enhance last-mile efficiency: Report

  • September 22, 2023

Locus, a dispatch management SaaS company, released a new research report, Decoding Asia’s Last-Mile Maturity, uncovering valuable insights about the current state of last-mile logistics in India, Indonesia, the UAE, and other A....

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FFFAI and Logistics Sector Skill Council host webinar on sensitizing Apprenticeship Programme; Non-compliance under Act to invite penalty for Organisations.

  • September 22, 2023

The main objective of the Apprentices Act, 1961 was to meet the rising need for a proficient craftsman. To provide experimental training to the people whore specialized in their crafts is the main objective of the act. As per the ....

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Hapag to enhance sea connectivity with Starlink.

  • September 22, 2023

Hapag-Lloyd is set to transform connectivity at sea with the rollout of the Starlink satellite internet technology across its fleet. The decision comes after a successful pilot phase, says an official release. "Since May, crew mem....

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UK and India FTA talks now in final stages, business mobility in focus.

  • August 25, 2023

In discussions between UK Business and Trade Secretary Kemi Badenoch and her Indian counterparts, it was revealed on Thursday that India and Britain are “actively” discussing business mobility under the proposed free trade agr....

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G20 Meeting: PM Modi urges to revitalize International Trade and Investments.

  • August 25, 2023

In a video address at the G20 Meeting of Trade and Investment Ministers in Jaipur on Thursday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi highlighted the positive effects of trade and globalization. He emphasized how these forces have not only ....

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CWC eyes strategic expansion in warehousing and cold storage.

  • August 25, 2023

The Central Warehousing Corporation (CWC) has plans to double its revenues in the next two years through capacity expansion in the warehousing space and a bigger play in third-party logistics (3PL) and domestic container business.....

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India’s onion export likely to face 50% slump as export duty hits market.

  • August 25, 2023

India’s decision to impose a hefty 40% export duty on onions until the end of the year has raised concerns about a potential 50% drop in the country’s onion export volumes, according to sources familiar with the matter.While, ....

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Unlocking Inventory Management Potential: The Power of Air Freight Integration.

  • August 25, 2023

In the ever-evolving world of freight movement, relying solely on a single mode of logistics is no longer practical. The logistics landscape has transformed into a multimodal environment, expanding transportation mediums from ocea....

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Himachal Pradesh’s apple industry faces dire decline amidst transportation bottlenecks.

  • August 11, 2023

Himachal Pradesh, known as the second-largest apple producer in India, commands a substantial market share of approximately 25% within the country’s apple industry, amounting to a revenue of Rs 5,000 Crore. Regrettably, the appl....

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Iraqi Airways gets a ‘beary’ unique furry surprise on its flight to Dubai!.

  • August 11, 2023

‘Bear’ necessities went wild in a recent turn of events for Iraqi Airways’ flight to Dubai, giving passengers more than just in-flight entertainment. Just before takeoff, an unexpected passenger decided to break free from it....

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Everstone-backed IndoSpace to invest over $1 billion in India’s booming logistics sector.

  • August 11, 2023

IndoSpace, a developer of industrial real estate and logistics parks backed by private equity firm Everstone Group, is looking to invest more than $1 billion in acquisition of new warehousing and logistics assets across India in t....

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India and Vietnam collaborate to enhance trade and logistics, JTSC held in New Delhi.

  • August 11, 2023

The 5th meeting of the India-Vietnam Joint Trade Sub-Commission (JTSC) was recently held in New Delhi, and during the meeting, both nations expressed their commitment to addressing logistics challenges that impact bilateral trade.....

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AI-Powered efficiency for supply chain industry with AutoGPT: The next big thing.

  • August 11, 2023

Supply chain management, with the revolutionization of Artificial Intelligence (AI), is witnessing a groundbreaking development with the introduction of AutoGPT powered by GPT-4. Offering unparalleled potential for optimizing task....

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Haryana to soon have 129km economic rail corridor connecting Delhi and Haryana with Gujarat ports.

  • July 14, 2023

A new 129km South Haryana Economic Rail Corridor, has been given a nod by the railway ministry.The corridor will connect the city with four ports in Gujarat via Rajasthan. The ministry is going to carry out a INR 3.1 crore survey ....

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Tesla making headway to establish supply chain ecosystem in India.

  • July 14, 2023

Tesla is exploring possibilities of bringing its auto parts and electronics chain to India, in this regard, the company has held discussions with union government officials and talked about getting incentives and tax breaks in the....

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Advanced cargo information system – another tool to enhance EODB in India?

  • July 14, 2023

Taking inspiration from the United States’ advanced passenger information system, India is working on its own model of an advanced cargo information system. It is expected to enhance the ease of doing business (EODB) at various ....

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Ethical Considerations in AI-Enabled supply chain decision-making.

  • July 14, 2023

In recent years, India has seen significant progress in using artificial intelligence (AI) across various sectors, including supply chain management. With a thriving economy and a tech-savvy workforce, the country’s AI advanceme....

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Maersk hikes rates on Asia-North Europe lane, intimates for other regions too.

  • July 07, 2023

After discounting prices for quite some time now, Maersk announced that it would be hiking the rates for all kinds of freight on the Asia-North Europe trade lane come July end. Maersk also said that rates on other trade lanes “m....

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Hapag-Lloyd comes under fire due to ‘unfair’ D&D charges, complaint filed.

  • July 07, 2023

German shipping colossus Hapag-Lloyd has been indicted for levying ‘unfair’ demurrage and detention (D&D) charges, by fruit juice importer Rahal International. The shipper filed a complaint with the U.S. Federal Maritime Commi....

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Mahindra Logistics embraces build-to-suit model for warehousing networks.

  • July 07, 2023

Mahindra Logistics is making a shift towards a build-to-suit (BTS) model for its warehousing networks. As per the logistics provider this model will be more suitable for its long-term growth plans and will lead to a better payoff ....

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Logistics companies in Pakistan grapple with challenges, lagging behind global counterparts.

  • July 07, 2023

While the Indian logistics sector is soaring high on the back of policy reforms, infrastructure developments, and favorable businesses conditions, India’s neighbor – Pakistan – is seeing its logistics companies grapple with ....

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FFFAI facilitates its members with smart e-FBL initiatives on the CODEX platform.

  • July 07, 2023

The Federation of Freight Forwarders’ Associations in India (FFFAI) has launched India’s first smart and interactive electronic FIATA (International Federation of Freight Forwarders Association) Bill of Lading (e-FBL) initiati....

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Karachi Port Terminals to be handed over to UAE.

  • June 23, 2023

It is expected that Pakistan may soon strike a deal with the United Aram Emirates (UAE) to hand them over the operations of Karachi Port Terminals. Pakistan will have the right to take over the terminals in case of a national emer....

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10 Biggest Challenges Faced by Fleet Managers.

  • June 23, 2023

Logistics is the backbone of the global economy – a sector that, in India alone, currently employs about 22 million people and is expected to touch $380 billion by 2025. However, it’s largely unorganised within the country and....

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IndiGo may bring a huge cargo capacity influx along with Air India.

  • June 23, 2023

Air India has been in the news for quite some time because of its monumental order of airplanes. With the increase in belly capacity that each new airplane brings, the excitement is making a new high. Adding on to the sentiment, I....

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FM Logistic inaugurates its cutting-edge Control Tower offering to optimise supply chain operations in India.

  • June 23, 2023

French contract logistics provider, FM Logistic, inaugurated its first Control Tower (CT) facility in a grand event in Pune. The Control Tower is part of FM’s strategy to enhance its 4PL and LLP offering. The occasion was graced....

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INR 858-crore rail project to link Dadri station with multimodal logistics hub of WDFC.

  • June 16, 2023

The Dedicated Freight Corridor Corporation of India Limited (DFCCIL) has recently given the go-ahead to a detailed report of a 3-km railway approach line connecting New Dadri Dedicated Freight Corridor station to the upcoming mul....

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First successful trial conducted on Shambhu-Sahnewal section of the Eastern Dedicated Freight Corridor.

  • June 16, 2023

The Ambala unit of the Dedicated Freight Corridor Corporation of India Limited (DFCCIL) has successfully conducted its first trial on the Shambhu-Sahnewal section of the freight corridor in Punjab. On Tuesday, the unit chief gener....

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Cyclone Biparjoy\'s approach sparks concerns for container shipping

  • June 16, 2023

Indian container logistics players can expect significant obstruction of port operations and container movement restrictions owing to Cyclone Biparjoy approaching the Gujarat coast notes Christian Roeloffs, co-founder and CEO, of ....

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TK Ramachandran appointed as the new Secretary of MoPSW.

  • June 16, 2023

In a bureaucratic reshuffle, the central Govt has transferred Sudhansh Pant, Secretary, the Ministry of Ports, Shipping, and Waterways, and named T K Ramachandran, as the new Secretary of MoPSW in the Ministry. A Tamil Nadu cadre ....

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The rise of e-commerce and its implications for logistics and supply chain management.

  • June 16, 2023

In this new era of internet and smartphones, you can simply order anything and get it delivered to your home in no time. The need to travel long distances in order to visit your preferred store is long behind. Using a smart device....

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Freight Forwarders seek new consumer base as market volumes decline.

  • June 09, 2023

Freight forwarders are looking out to extend their consumer base as market volumes dwindle. Niall van de Wouw, Xeneta’s chief airfreight officer, stated freight forwarders have become stressed with reduced demand.“There are ....

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Bengaluru anticipates surge in investment for premium warehousing park.

  • June 09, 2023

Bengaluru will witness a surge in investment for developing premium warehousing park to meet the growing demand for storage space from e-commerce and third-party logistics players, says a white paper named ‘Ahead of The Curve - ....

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Gati Shakti University ready to be flagged off in August 2023 with B.Tech and MBA.

  • June 09, 2023

The National Rail and Transportation Institute (Vadodara) was recently renamed the Gati Shakti Vishwavidyalaya and is all set to conduct its first batch of students starting in August 2023. The deemed university, which was initial....

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NASA to help improve autonomous air freight transport.

  • June 09, 2023

With the kind of leaps that the world is taking in the field of technology, the day isn’t far when autonomous vehicles and aircraft will take over in the day-to-day transportation of passengers and cargo. We're already seeing a ....

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Ministry of Ports, Shipping, and Waterways to finance 30% of green shipping projects.

  • May 26, 2023

In a move to accelerate the green transition of Indian shipping, the Ministry of Ports, Shipping, and Waterways (MoPSW) on Monday announced that it will cover a third of the finances for green shipping projects in the nation.The C....

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Not acquiring Gati, clarifies Delhivery.

  • May 26, 2023

Delhivery has clarified that the news regarding its potential acquisition of All Cargo Group’s Gati is factually incorrect. In a filing with the BSE, Delhivery stated that there have been no discussions whatsoever regarding thi....

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Kerala to undergo state-wide inspection to check safety at drug warehouses after massive fires.

  • May 26, 2023

Following the recent fires at Kerala Medical Services Corporation Limited (KMSCL) units in Kollam and Thiruvananthapuram, the Fire and Rescue Department has launched a state-wide inspection to check the safety features at various ....

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Country’s first international multimodal logistics hub at Jogighopa to be ready in the next few months.

  • May 26, 2023

Jogighopa in Assam will be the first international multimodal logistics hub in India, and as per reports it is going to be ready in the next couple of months. The Union Minister for Road Transport and Highways, Nitin Gadkari said....

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MLL launch Cargo Charter operations in the Middle East.

  • May 12, 2023

Mahindra Logistics Ltd. (MLL), has commenced Cargo Charter operations in the Middle East, headquartered in Dubai. With this launch, MLL-part of India’s Mahindra group will augment freight forwarding with cargo charter operations....

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Automakers look beyond roadways to ferry finished goods.

  • May 12, 2023

The sharp increase in fuel prices, have led many automakers including leading market player like Maruti Suzuki to move their mode of transport for finished goods beyond roadways. Automakers are also looking beyond roadways as they....

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CAIT, India Post and Tripta Technologies sign MoU for Bharat EMart.

  • May 12, 2023

Bharat EMart is a new digital initiative to provide traders the facility of consignment pick-up as well as ensure delivery at the consignee’s doorsteps, all across the country. It is believed that it will benefit 8 crore traders....

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Ministry of Railways shows promising data for rail freight, PM lauds.

  • May 12, 2023

In April 2023, the Indian Railways recorded monthly freight loading of 126.46 million tonnes – a 4.25 MT and 3.5% growth over April 2022. Freight revenue in April was recorded 7% higher at INR 13,893 crore as compared to Rs 13,0....

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Jeena & Company introduces J5 to enhance operational efficiency.

  • May 12, 2023

Jeena & Company, is geared up to introduce J5 – a freight forwarding and customs clearance platform built on a completely new technology architecture.To be rolled out module wise, the new technology architecture will be focused ....

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Lack of rainfall threatens Panama Canal’s shipping traffic.

  • April 28, 2023

The Panama Canal-an important maritime route linking the Atlantic and Pacific oceans is forced to reduce shipping traffic due to lack of rainfall.The canal which allows the passing of around six per cent of all global maritime shi....

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Air India, Sabre Corporation sign multi-year global distribution deal.

  • April 28, 2023

Full service carrier Air India on Thursday announced a new multi-year global distribution services partnership with US-based Sabre Corporation. The collaboration enables travel agents and corporations around the world to access Ai....

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Welspun One to develop two warehousing projects in Tamil Nadu with investment of Rs 700 crore.

  • April 28, 2023

Integrated fund and development management platform Welspun One Logistics Parks (WOLP) will develop two warehousing projects in Tamil Nadu with an investment of Rs 700 crore in joint venture with the GRT Group, the company said on....

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Pakistan’s move to import crude oil from Russia might weaken its ties with Saudi.

  • April 28, 2023

It is to be noted, that prior to the Russia-Ukraine conflict, more than 60% of the Indian crude basket was made up of Middle Eastern crudes, with the remainder made up of North American crudes at around 14%, West African crudes at....

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India’s policy interventions fructify, India climbs up six places on World Bank’s Logistics Performance Index.

  • April 28, 2023

India’s continuous investment in soft and hard infrastructure along with technology has paid off, the nation ascends by six places on the World Bank’s 2023 Logistics Performance Index (LPI) bagging 38th place in 2023 out of th....

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Ecom Express launches 3 new services for faster deliveries.

  • April 21, 2023

Ecom Express, a leading end-to-end technology-enabled logistics solutions provider, announced the launch of three new services i.e. Same Day Delivery (SDD), Same Day Delivery+ (SDD+), and Next Day Delivery (NDD) to cater to the gr....

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IndoSpace strengthens its footprint in the NCR with two new logistics park.

  • April 21, 2023

IndoSpace, strengthening its presence in the National Capital Region (NCR), has launched two new logistics parks, one in Dhatir, near Palwal, and the other in Taoru, near Sohna. These parks have a development potential of over 3.4....

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Yet another company planning to exit Pakistan?

  • April 14, 2023

Egypt-based Trucking startup Trella is dwindling its business in the neighboring nation, Pakistan- which is going through one of the biggest economic crises.Trella since last month stopped taking new orders in the nation. In 2021,....

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Sumita Dawra’s valedictorian remarks may transform Indian logistics.

  • April 14, 2023

The Special Secretary (Logistics) Sumita Dawra gave the valedictory remarks at the concluding day of regional workshops on Gati Shakti NMP organised by the DPIIT, MoCI, and her suggestions hold the power to transform Indian logist....

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Needed for India’s exports – A dose of technology and ease of doing business

  • April 14, 2023

In a challenging global environment – the pandemic, the Russia-Ukraine war, and disruption in businesses across the globe – India has been giving a remarkable performance, and India’s exports are breaking records amid global....

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Technology helping supply chains cruise through geopolitical uncertainties

  • April 14, 2023

Supply chain in itself is a complex concept with a high number of participants at each level. And with the recent black swan events, it has become even more important to master your supply chain management skills and tools if you ....

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Multimodal connectivity gets a boost at the Kempegowda International Airport.

  • March 31, 2023

Among the many things India’s supply chain sector has learned over the last decade, multimodal connectivity is important. It is hailed as one of the critical tools for reducing India’s logistics cost and making the entire logi....

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Mahindra Logistics and Ascendas-Firstspace announces launch of 1 mn sq. ft. warehouse park in Pune.

  • March 31, 2023

Mahindra Logistics Ltd. (MLL) and Ascendas-Firstspace have set up a new one million square feet multi-client warehouse park in Talegaon, Pune. The multiclient warehouse park will be developed in three phases, with the first phase ....

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Commerce Minister Goyal highlights healthy export growth at ASSOCHAM Annual Session 2023.

  • March 31, 2023

While speaking at the ASSOCHAM Annual Session 2023 yesterday, Minister of Commerce and Industry Piyush Goyal, said that India’s exports (merchandise as well as services) have witnessed a healthy growth since 2020 to reach an all....

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Tamil Nadu to give incentives for logistics projects with Rs 500 cr-plus investments.

  • March 31, 2023

In a bid to promote the logistics sector in a big way, the Tamil Nadu government will facilitate projects with more than Rs 500 crore with customized incentives. To attract and enable financing for large-scale logistics infrastruc....

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Network Planning Group under PM Gati Shakti shows green flag to six infrastructure projects.

  • March 24, 2023

The Network Planning Group (NPG) under the PM Gati Shakti initiative has approved six infrastructure projects including one by MNRE, three by the Ministry of Railways and two by the Ministry of Road, an official statement said on ....

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India amends biofuel export rules; export from SEZ/export-oriented units eased.

  • March 24, 2023

Exports of biofuel from special economic zones (SEZ) and export-oriented units are permitted for both fuel and non-fuel purposes without any restrictions, considering the biofuel is produced using imported feed stock, the governme....

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Exports of biofuel from special economic zones (SEZ) and export-oriented units are permitted for both fuel and non-fuel purposes without any restrictions, considering the biofuel is produced using imported feed stock, the government announced on March 22.

  • March 24, 2023

The TVS Industrial and Logistics Park (ILP) have shared plans of strengthening its footprint in 30 more cities by 2027, a top official said on Saturday.At present, the company has a presence in 11 locations across the country.Unde....

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Four AI Logistics Platforms Redefining the Transportation and Shipping Landscape in India.

  • March 24, 2023

The logistics industry has always been a complex and challenging field, with various components and stakeholders involved in the process. However, with the advent of AI technology, logistics platforms have transformed the industry....

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MSC’s new kid on the block – Irina – breaks records for biggest container ship.

  • March 17, 2023

Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC) took the delivery of its 399.99 m long newest container ship – the MSC Irina – from Yangzijiang Shipbuilding recently. The 24,346 TEU ship dethrones the 24,188 TEU ‘OOCL Spain’, which h....

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National Vaccination Day: Acknowledging the role of logistics for accessible immunization for all.

  • March 17, 2023

16th March each year marks the National Vaccination Day or the Immunization Day in India. The day is observed to promote vaccination campaigns and raise awareness about the importance of vaccines in preventing infectious diseases.....

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Investcorp bets big on Indian warehousing sector, doubles down its investment.

  • March 17, 2023

Betting on the growing logistics demand in India on the back of its manufacturing ambitions and e-commerce boom, Investcorp is doubling down on warehouse investments in India. Investcorps’ has a real estate portfolio of $350 mil....

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Coming soon: New Foreign Trade Policy 2023.

  • March 17, 2023

An official from the Ministry of Commerce and Industry (MoCI) has said that the new Foreign Trade Policy 2023 will be released tentatively by the end of March 2023. The current Policy, framed for the period 2015-2020 was first ext....

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Delhi Airport is now a transshipment hub connecting the world to Bangladesh.

  • March 03, 2023

Today the first batch of transshipment cargo from Bangladesh was welcomed by the Delhi International Airport Limited (DIAL), a subsidiary of GMR Airports Infrastructure Limited (GIL). The cargo left Dhaka on 26th February to reach....

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Drone Deliveries: What to Expect in 2023?

  • March 03, 2023

Logistics and e-commerce businesses worldwide are going through structural change as the world gets used to the pandemic’s aftereffects. Companies from all over the world have been offering solutions backed by cutting-edge techn....

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Indore: MMLP phase-1 to be completed by 2025.

  • March 03, 2023

The Ministry of Road Transport and Highway (MoRTH) on Tuesday announced that the commercial capital of Madhya Pradesh, Indore will soon have its own Multi-Modal Logistics Park (MMLP). The MMLP project has been awarded to GR Infrap....

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PM Gati shakti: 66 big-ticket infrastructure projects worth INR 5 lakh crore recommended for approval for this fiscal.

  • March 03, 2023

Under the PM Gati shakti initiative, as many as 66 big-ticket infrastructure projects worth INR 5 lakh crore of various ministries have been recommended for approval for this fiscal, a senior official said on Thursday. These initi....

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UPS to launch its first technology center in Chennai, India.

  • March 03, 2023

UPS eyeing to expand its network of technology centres in India, will launch its first centre in Chennai this year. UPS has taken a space spanning 65,000 sq ft at RMZ One Paramount in Porur, Chennai.told media, that UPS is making ....

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Ekart announces ‘Warehousing as a Service’ for brands, manufacturers and retailers across industries.

  • February 24, 2023

Ekart, aiming to become a 4PL player in the nation will now make its warehouses across the country available to brands, manufacturers, retailers, and SMEs. This will allow brands of all sizes, manufacturers, and retailers from acr....

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Haifa Port to amplify Adani Ports revenue multifold.

  • February 24, 2023

The Gulf’s trade relations with India have been further cemented with Adani Group acquiring the Haifa Port project. The Port will prove to be Adani Ports & SEZ’s biggest revenue generator outside India, according to a well pl....

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APM Terminal Pipavav strengthens warehousing facility around the port.

  • February 24, 2023

To meet the long-standing customer requirements, APM Terminals Pipavav is looking to develop a state-of-the-art warehousing facility in the proximity of the port in partnership with Contrans Logistics.APMT in a statement said that....

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COGOS raises Rs 10cr debt from Vivriti Capital.

  • February 24, 2023

COGOS, India’s leading tech-logistics start-up, has raised Rs 10 crore ($1.2 million) debt financing from Vivriti Capital. The credit line issued will be utilised by COGOS as they head towards an aggressive expansion since their....

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India’s G20 presidency may give a push to fair, equitable access to logistics for developing countries.

  • February 24, 2023

India has been in the limelight for all the good reasons after being selected for the G20 presidency in December 2022, and plans to take full advantage of it. Being a developing country, and being fast-moving at it, the agenda is ....

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How AI will deliver never-before-seen logistics efficiencies.

  • February 24, 2023

Artificial Intelligence (AI) is empowering businesses to deliver never-before-seen logistics efficiencies. It’s helping a leading 10-minute grocery provider to scale its on-demand delivery businesse by 25x in six months and fulf....

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Part Truck Load Market in India: Waiting for a rejig || XpressNews || WebXpress

  • February 20, 2023

The Indian road freight transport market constitutes a share of 85% of the entire logistics sector, and is expected to grow at a CAGR of 6% during 2022-2027. It went through severe ramifications during the pandemic with only abo....

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Blume Global launches Blume CarrierGo in India

  • February 20, 2023

Blume Global launched, Blume CarrierGo, the only cloud-based, intelligent operating platform for Indian trucking companies, in Varanasi today. Blume CarrierGo is an easy, scalable, and affordable solution for trucking companies to....

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Indian Freight Forwarding Market to grow at 3.3% to reach USD 8 bn by FY26P: Report

  • February 20, 2023

The global freight forwarding market has evolved significantly in the last decade, largely owing to newer business models and the adoption of new–age technologies across the value chain.....

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Indigo looks to scale up its all-cargo operations, to add second cargo aircraft by December

  • February 20, 2023

Looking to tap the potential of the cargo segment in India, IndiGo will strengthen its cargo operations further later this year by introducing another aircraft to support its freight business. The airline has plans to include a to....

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V-Xpress inaugurates new state-of-art facility in Changodar, Ahmedabad

  • February 20, 2023

V-Xpress, a division of V-Trans (India) Ltd and a door-to-door, multimodal express cargo movement company, today launched its new state-of-art hub in Ahmedabad.....

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AP Moller – Maersk to launch Shaheen Express connecting the India–UAE–Saudi Arabia corridor.

  • February 20, 2023

The markets have started stabilising, and the ocean networks are normalising after over two years of disruptions caused by the Covid-19 pandemic. During this time, not only did we strive hard to ensure we addressed all our custome....

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Maersk pushes into warehousing and distribution in India.

  • February 20, 2023

“Maersk will build some warehouses and distribution centres on its own, they will work with inland container depots (ICDs), they will work with people who build warehouses and lease them, they will lease warehouses themselves, s....

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Lack of visibility and trust emerge from slower tech adoption in shipping industry – Container xChange survey.

  • February 20, 2023

In yet another compelling survey, Container xChange has revealed that 84% of the participants still use conventional means of communication to source quotations, while 78% of them use the same outdated processes to place a booking....

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PM Modi highlights the impact of supply chain crisis at the G20 Summit.

  • February 20, 2023

Mr Modi, highlighting the importance that India’s energy security holds for global growth, said in his first address, “We must not promote any restrictions on the supply of energy, and stability in the energy market should be ....

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India’s merchandise export contract by 17% to $29.78 billion in October.

  • February 20, 2023

“The sequential trend in exports in October 2022 echoes what was recorded in November of 2021, which had seen a later onset of the festive season. As of now, we expect some rebound in exports and imports in November 2022 relativ....

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