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SOUTH ASIA FORUM TAKES OFF!

For the first time the maritime community and stakeholders from nine South Asian nations came together to Mumbai to collectively explore the business opportunities...

WE ARE COMMITTED TO SOUTH ASIA REGION DEVELOPMENT

Union Minister for Road Transport, Highways and Shipping, Nitin Gadkari, assured India’s support to all the neighbouring countries in building infrastructure and bringing down...

Carriers Perspective Consolidation will create new impetus

Evolution or rather revolution is taking place faster than expected in the port and shipping sector. The session picked up some ongoing and imminent...

Port infrastructure: Gearing up for big vessels

By 2025, trade in ASEAN will grow to $200 billion and the ports need to gear up accordingly to ensure efficient movement of cargo...

Best practices Fuel quality issues are here to stay

As the trade grows in South Asia there is also an increased focus on providing bunkering services and this also brings into focus the...

Speed and efficiency is the key

Digitisation has to replace tedious documentation and bureaucratic procedures and the industry should collaborate to bring logistics cost down The session on logistics discussed the...

Are government policies a facilitator or a drag?

The parliamentary debate was a first of its kind session introduced this year that saw three panelists each speak for and against a set...

Digitalisation will improve customer experience

Digitalisation will bring down the transaction cost, remove duplication of data and help optimise the infrastructure use, improving the customer experience Sabyasachi Hajara, Chairman, Editorial...

Future of Container Supply Chains

 The supply chain is undergoing an unprecedented change on many fronts like policy, technology, verticalisation of services, and many more, where identifying the opportunity...

Breaking the Glass Ceiling

The session stressed upon increasing contribution of women in the growth of port and shipping sector Contribution and leadership of women in economy and trade...