India

16 Jan 2017
India’s merchandise exports increased for the fourth month in a row in December
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.
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.