India

24 Jan 2017
Chennai Port has benefited from aggressive efforts to increase productivity, but it faces serious competition.
31 Dec 2015
Adani Ports’ aggressive efforts to woo more ship calls at its newly-acquired Kattupalli Port on India’s east coast appear to be bearing fruit.
31 Dec 2015
The government of India reiterated the importance it places on participating in the development of the port of Chabahar in southeastern Iran as the two countries work on agreeing to specific terms that would allow the project to commence.
30 Dec 2015
The awarding of a public-private-partnership contract to DP World for the construction and operation of International Container Transshipment Terminal, also known as Vallarpadam Terminal, at India’s Port of Cochin has come under fire from the country’s public spending watchdog.
29 Dec 2015
In an attempt to cope with expected volume growth and improve productivity, Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust, India’s largest public container handler, has embarked on a plan to build an inland port at Jalna, about 225 miles from the Nhava Sheva harbor.
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.