23 Jan 2017
India’s major, or public, ports are slowly regaining market share lost to their so-called minor, or private, rivals over the past few years.
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.
04 Dec 2015
Nearly two weeks of heavy rains and unprecedented flooding have crippled supply chains and industrial activities in and around India’s southern port city of Chennai.
03 Dec 2015
Truckers using Nhava Sheva International Container Terminal at Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust will see faster turnarounds, as terminal operator DP World introduced a new automated gate system on Thursday.
03 Dec 2015
Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust unveiled a new equipment upgrade plan in an attempt to further improve service levels at India’s biggest container gateway.
02 Dec 2015
Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust saw throughput remain virtually static during November, as India’s busiest major, public container handler struggled to grow volumes amid the downturn in the global shipping market.
01 Dec 2015
Krishnapatnam Port Container Terminal’s efforts to grow throughput received a push last week when Hyundai Merchant Marine via its Asia-Chennai Service made an ad-hoc call at the private, minor facility on India’s east coast as part of what the Korean carrier called a “market evaluation drive.”
30 Nov 2015
Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust continues to revamp its gate systems in order to improve truck turn times and alleviate cargo delays at India’s biggest container gateway.
27 Nov 2015
India and Bangladesh are moving closer to allowing introduction of coastal shipping services between the two countries with the goal of boosting bilateral trade.