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New Age Distribution Centres: The Game Changers

Minimal inventories of products and maximum in the consumer hands are the critical components of a successful distribution model. From automation to robots the...

A pioneer in coastal cargo movement

Essar Shipping has been straddling both the eastern and western coasts of India since the 1970s, moving raw material to its steel plants and...

Rising Furniture imports

A major thrust for imported Chinese furniture is it comes at a fraction of the price of locally available options. Import of furniture from...

Strategic Relationship

With the commissioning of Container Terminal 4 at Mundra Port, CMA CGM Group makes its maiden foray into container terminal operation in India and...

Strategic partner to Act East

Vietnam remains strategic to the success of Act East policy and much of it cannot be achieved without strengthening sea trade route to the...

TECHNOLOGY TRANSFORMS TRUCKING

Current truck scene of India is no different from that of developed countries like the US or Japan had few decades back. Informational asymmetries...

A NEW LEASE OF LIFE

Shonartori Nou Kalyan-1 revives hopes to boost coastal trade between India and Bangladesh India and Bangladesh had signed the coastal shipping treaty in 2015 and...

DIGITALIZATION IS COMING

Disruptive technologies have been developed in the past and will continue to emerge in the future as and where the need arises to make...

THE DEVIL IS IN THE DETAIL

A recent study by Maersk Group brings to the fore the significance of indirect costs which often go unnoticed in the total logistics costs....

MAKING IT FUTURE PROOF

Don’t be surprised to see vale max and similar giant vessels heading to the west coast of India, for Jaigarh port is putting in...