India

India

30 Jul 2014
Indian Shipping Minister Nitin Gadkari said the government is working on plans to augment overall tonnage capacity at major ports from the current 800 million tons to 1.6 billion tons over the next five years.
10 Jul 2014
The volume of containers shipped via major ports in India climbed nearly 4 percent year-over-year from April to June, the first quarter of fiscal year 2014-15, showing signs of a slight turnaround in global trade.
07 Jul 2014
International Container Terminal Services has withdrawn from a contract to manage and operate the Kattupalli International Container Terminal, a new privately owned facility on India’s east coast, after a detailed business review.
04 Jul 2014
CMA CGM has teamed up with India’s largest port company to build and operate a fourth container terminal at the port of Mundra.
Ocean carrier rate revision roundup for July 4
04 Jul 2014
Several container lines have planned general rate increases in multiple trade routes to take effect Aug. 1...
02 Jul 2014
Indian Customs has put in place at Chennai Port new regulations that authorities believe will help tackle truck congestion in the harbor and on roadways connecting the cargo terminals.
Ocean carrier rate revision roundup for June 27
27 Jun 2014
Several container lines have planned general rate increases in multiple trade routes to take effect in July, although any gains achieved could be temporary as overcapacity and sluggish global demand continue.
25 Jun 2014
Container movements to and from PSA Sical Terminals in India’s Port of Tuticorin have now returned to “near” normal levels.
16 Jun 2014
PSA Sical Terminals’ management at India’s Port of Tuticorin has issued a trade notice placing temporary restrictions on import cargo handling.
13 Jun 2014
Container Corp. of India said it is taking steps to add more intermodal services to help clear a buildup of containers at Nhava Sheva Port.
12 Jun 2014
Ship agents in India’s Port of Jawaharlal Nehru (Nhava Sheva) have called on state-owned rail operator Container Corp. of India to urgently provide more intermodal trains to tackle rising inventory levels at the country’s largest container gateway.