India

02 Dec 2016
Authorities at Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust have been working harder than ever in the past few months to speed cargo flows and address shipper concerns, but that effort has yet to spur a major increase in volumes.
29 Dec 2015
Adani Ports and Special Economic Zone on Monday named Karan Adani, its current executive director, to the position of chief executive officer, as India’s biggest port operator sets forth an ambitious growth plan amid sluggish global demand.
28 Dec 2015
Adani Ports and Special Economic Zone last week received the first batch of new marine equipment that India’s biggest port operator plans to install at its under-construction Adani CMA Mundra Terminal, a joint venture with France shipping giant CMA CGM.
23 Dec 2015
State-owned Shipping Corporation of India has added a second call at Pipavav Port to its intra-regional “SCI Middle East India Liner Express,” or SMILE, service, offering more importing and exporting coverage to shippers in the country’s west coast region.
17 Dec 2015
Chennai Port Trust, India’s second-largest state-owned, major container handler, has announced a new incentive scheme to attract more container line calls.
17 Dec 2015
India and Iran are trying to agree on contract terms to pave the way for work to commence on the development of the port of Chabahar with container handling capabilities in southeastern Iran.
16 Dec 2015
A lack of global demand continues to drag down India’s export performance and the passage of the Trans-Pacific Partnership could further impact the country’s exports.
15 Dec 2015
APM Terminals-operated Gujarat Pipavav Port, a minor, non-major facility on India’s west coast, has acquired three new quay cranes in order to expand capacity and improve service.
10 Dec 2015
Shreyas Shipping and Logistics, one of India’s fast-growing short-sea ship operators, and Japan logistics group Suzue Corp. have reached a 50-50 joint venture arrangement in an effort to capitalize on growth opportunities in the wake of strengthening trade and investment ties between the two nations.
09 Dec 2015
All of the ocean carriers using terminals at Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust have begun issuing import delivery orders electronically, reducing wait times and easing congestion at India’s biggest container gateway.
07 Dec 2015
Construction on India’s much-awaited Vizhinjam International Container Transshipment Terminal project began at the weekend with a ground-breaking ceremony attended by Shipping Minister Nitin Gadkari, Kerala State Chief Minister Oommen Chandy and port developer Adani Group Chairman Gautam Adani.