Supply Chain Management articles

Up scaling Indian port infrastructure through foreign participation

Ravindra Gandhi reflects on the importance of container shipping to India’s international trade and economy, considering ways in which foreign participation might help drive modernisation that is required for the country’s supply chain. Promoting bi-lateral trade relations Majority of India’s foreign trade is conducted by sea leading to a rise in cargo traffic. According to

GST in India is critical for logistical players

Patel Integrated Logistics Ltd is a leading India-based logistics company which operates through the following business divisions: Patel Roadways, Patel Retail, POBC and Patel Airfreight Domestic and POBC and Patel Airfreight International. Areef Patel, Vice-Chairman – Patel Integrated Logistics told Sandeep Menezes that better transport infrastructure will cut down operating costs which in turn will

Funding is expensive for operators and ship owners

Shreyas Shipping and Logistics Limited is the ship owning and operating unit of Transworld Group in the Indian subcontinent. The company is India’s first container feeder owning and operating company. Currently it owns and operates a fleet of six vessels trading on the Indian coast. It also provides crucial links between Indian ports which helps

Indian transportation industry is highly fragmented

DHL is the global market leader in the logistics and transportation industry. The company has expertise in international express, national and international parcel delivery, air and ocean freight, road and rail transportation as well as contract and e-commerce related solutions along the entire supply chain. It has a global network of more than 220 countries