India

24 Feb 2017
APM Terminals Mumbai said canceled sailings are largely to blame for a return to truck congestion at Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust.
SOLAS verified gross mass VGM IMO container weights
10 Mar 2016
Following lengthy consultation with various stakeholders, India has drawn up its first draft of guidelines for the July 1 implementation of new container weight rules set by the International Maritime Organization’s Safety of Life at Sea, or SOLAS, convention.
08 Mar 2016
Mediterranean Shipping Co. has expanded the port rotation of its India-South Africa service by introducing a direct call at Hazira, a privately-operated cargo complex on India’s west coast, in an attempt to pick up additional hinterland cargo.
04 Mar 2016
Mundra, a privately-operated, minor cargo complex with modern infrastructure and ample hinterland connectivity, is emerging as an attractive port call for major container lines operating to and from India.
04 Mar 2016
CMA CGM this week released two trade announcements upgrading its coverage on trades to and from India.
03 Mar 2016
Despite slowing global trade and off-and-on labor disruptions as well as other infrastructure woes, Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust, India’s biggest public container handler, will most likely surpass its annual 2014-15 record throughput of 4.47 million 20-foot-equivalent units in the current fiscal year, which ends March 31, an analysis of the newest port figures collected by JOC.com show.
02 Mar 2016
United Arab Shipping Co. this week issued two trade notices enhancing its coverage on trades to and from India.
02 Mar 2016
Mumbai-based J.M. Baxi has consolidated its cargo terminal business with a 30-year concession to upgrade, operate and maintain an existing container terminal at Kandla Port Trust, a major, state-owned port complex on India’s west coast.
01 Mar 2016
Indian Railways is looking to expand its freight reach as sluggish global demand and infrastructure challenges weigh heavily on the public enterprise’s growth plans.
29 Feb 2016
Chennai Port Trust, India’s second-busiest public container handler, is bracing for a big challenge to its market share, as Adani Group, looking to ramp up operations on the east coast, nears completion of its new container facility at nearby Ennore Port, now renamed Kamarajar Port Ltd.
25 Feb 2016
The government of India on Wednesday approved a proposal by the Ministry of Shipping to secure up to $150 million in credit from the Export-Import Bank of India for the modernization and operation of cargo facilities at the port of Chabahar in Iran.