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DESTINATION EAST COAST

The fifth edition of ECMBS was truly international with participants coming from Nepal, Myanmar, Bangladesh,Sri Lanka and UAE to deliberate and strengthen business ties...

RIDING THE GROWTH CURVE

Growing industrialisation in the eastern states, spruced up infrastructure leading to better connectivity and upswing in exim activity make it evident that maritime growth...

FROM COMPETITION TO CABOTAGE: DELIBERATIONS ON CHALLENGES

The plenary session was highly interactive as the Moderator, Michael Pinto, IAS (Retd), Former Secretary, Ministry of Shipping, stirred the panellists and the audience...

CHANGING CARGO PROFILE AND BUSINESS ENVIRONMENT

Changing cargo mix at ports, India transforming into a consumerist economy, key exim commodities at the east coast ports and hinterland hotspots were the...

COASTAL SHIPPING: LESSONS LEARNT SO FAR

Coastal shipping is a cost-effective and ecofriendly option for moving cargo. Only bottlenecks that remain to be eased are availability of return cargo and...

BETTING BIG ON DEFENCE ORDERS

Larsen and Toubro Shipbuilding is consolidating all its resources at Kattupalli, Tamil Nadu investing its capital and wherewithal in strengthening India’s defence capabilities in...

ALL SET TO CONQUER THE EAST

Indian box transporter Container Corporation of India’s eastern division is all set to conquer new cargo regions in plains and peaks on its side...

CHANGING CARGO DYNAMICS

For long ports on the west coast have been spearheading container cargo movement in India, and bulk and break bulk cargo were volume drivers...

FUTURE OF COAL IMPORTS

Sometime ago in April this year, the Indian Minister for Coal and Power, Piyush Goyal made a statement that India will look at cutting...

NAGPUR: THE FUTURE HUB?

Consumer demand is no more restricted to Tier-I cities, hence it has created the need for warehouse and distribution centers at strategic locations to...