ODeX, the fastest-growing digital platform and the winner of the IMC Digital Technology Award – 2021, for the ocean shipping industry, recently announced a collaboration with MatchLog to offer First Mile & Last Mile Container Trucking across India with a view to eliminate empty container dry runs and decarbonize container logistics.
Increasingly recognised as a one-stop solution for the entire shipping industry, to receive documents and make payments electronically, ODeX’s joint efforts with MatchLog is expected to assist over 15,000 Freight Forwarders and Custom Brokers optimising transport and eliminating dry runs, thus providing greater savings to Cargo owners, a higher yield and return for transporters, and a faster TAT for boxes in the hinterland for shipping liners, thus creating a win-win situation for each ecosystem partner.
In addition to the end-to-end digitization and a one-stop solution, the trade (transporters, freight forwarders, and custom brokers will reap additional benefits, such as a streamlined workflow.
Commenting on the association with MatchLog, Liji Nowal, Founder & Managing Director, ODeX, said, “It is our constant objective to improve and enrich the experience of our stakeholders, and with this endeavour we have added an element of ease, efficiency, and cost savings for them”.
“At ODeX, we are committed to adopting cutting-edge solutions that increase efficiencies across the board”, Liji Nowal further added.
“Tech is the future of Logistics and MatchLog is focused on decarbonizing the inland supply chain for containers globally and has impacted close to 2000+ MT of carbon emission savings using its platform. It aims to provide easy, smooth, automated and economical one stop solution to custom brokers, freight forwarders, and other logistics service providers, said Dhruv Taneja, Founder & CEO, MatchLog, and in keeping with this, “We have collaborated with ODeX for an efficient and automated solution to provide win-win solutions for all stakeholders in the Shipping Industry”. “We believe that this collaboration will significantly help streamline the workflow process”, he further added.
Founded in 2016, ODeX is India’s Leading Online Platform for Shipping Documents Exchange & Payments Facilitation. It’s the Digital Gateway for (all stakeholders), enabling ease of transactions in EXIM Trade.
The services offered by ODeX to EXIM Trade are Electronic Invoices, Payments, Delivery Order, HBL, Shipping Bill, etc. ODeX has more than 40k organizations registered with 100,000k + users across 10 countries with a daily transaction of 20k+.
MatchLog is a Supply Chain Optimization Platform working on bringing hinterland visibility to the EXIM trade. MatchLog works closely with Shipping Lines, BCO’s, CHA’s, Freight Forwarders and Transporters across India and is today India’s first & largest Tech driven Asset Light Transportation and Matchback enabler.
MatchLog through its tech first approach, today offers First Mile & Last Mile services across 18 ports and inland locations pan India and is able to eliminate empty container dry runs to a great extent using its platform synergies, helping decarbonise the EXIM supply chain. MatchLog is currently working to expand its presence across South Asia and Middle East.