India

22 Feb 2017
The latest action underscores how aggressively the government is pushing to increase direct port delivery shipments.
18 Jan 2016
Nhava Sheva International Container Terminal reopened to partial operations this afternoon after striking employees forced a temporary halt to all shipping activities at the DP World facility by staging blockades at entry gates on Sunday, adding to the trade woes that had already been building at Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust, India’s busiest, public, container gateway.
18 Jan 2016
Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Wan Hai Lines, Interasia Lines and Pacific International Lines are expanding their current cooperation in trades to and from India by introducing a new intra-Asia loop, dubbed the China-West Coast India, or CIS, starting at the end of February.
15 Jan 2016
Despite oft-repeated claims by DP World Subcontinent that its flagship terminal at Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust is operating normally and truck turn times are no more than the normal average, logistics providers in India’s largest container harbor said the roadway to the private facility continues to remain clogged and gating in containers is a chore.
14 Jan 2016
Shippers and ocean carriers pushing for capacity and productivity improvements at Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust could see some results, as the port administration has significantly increased the length overall limit for ships calling at India’s biggest container gateway.
14 Jan 2016
DP World Subcontinent said it is working to end the protracted slowdown at its flagship terminal in Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust, India’s biggest, public container gateway.
13 Jan 2016
CMA CGM announced it is upgrading its Swahili Express, or SWAX, service between India and East Africa by adding a fortnightly call at Nacala, Mozambique.
12 Jan 2016
Long truck lines and gate congestion that flared up off-and-on last year have come back to haunt shippers and ocean carriers using Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust, India’s biggest, public container handler, according to trade updates issued by local logistics services providers.
11 Jan 2016
Mumbai-based J.M. Baxi Group is reportedly the final bidder for a public-private-partnership contract to upgrade, operate and maintain existing container terminal infrastructure at the Port of Kandla, a major, state-owned port complex on India’s west coast.
10 Jan 2016
A blockade of the border between India and Nepal since September has brought trade between the two countries to a standstill and created critical shortages of supplies essential to both social services and the economy.
08 Jan 2016
Container throughput at India’s major, state-owned ports showed a modest increase in the first three fiscal quarters from a year earlier as sluggish global demand continues to weigh heavily on the country’s foreign trade.