As the frequency of Asia-Europe rail services increases costs will gradually fall, encouraging more shippers to turn to intermodal options to avoid the high cost of air freight and the slow steaming transit times available from lines, one leading logistics executive believes.
14 Mar 2013
Etihad Rail has signed a memorandum of understanding with Aramex, a logistics and transportation company.
12 Mar 2013
Indian Railways reported its revenue-earning freight traffic from April 2012 to February 2013 was 911.53 million metric tons, increasing 35.93 million metric tons, or 4.1 percent...
11 Mar 2013
Indian Railways reported earnings from April 2012 to February 2013 were Rs. 111984.89 crore (about US$20.6 billion), rising 20.4 percent compared with $17.1 billion during the same period in the previous year.
05 Mar 2013
Etihad Rail has secured a $1.28 billion loan for Stage One of its railway project, which comprises the route from Shah and Habshan to Ruwais in the United Arab Emirates.
27 Feb 2013
India’s Ministry of Railways announced plans to invest Rs.
19 Feb 2013
France and India have signed a memorandum of understanding to strengthen technical cooperation in the railways sector.
12 Feb 2013
Indian Railways hauled 92.6 million metric tons of revenue-earning freight in January, up 6.4 percent from the total in January 2012.
11 Feb 2013
Indian Railways reported its revenue from April 2012 to January 2013 was Rs. 101,223.95 crore (about US$18.8 billion), increasing 20 percent from $15.6 billion...
06 Feb 2013
India’s Ministry of Railways has formulated final draft policy on “Rail Terminals at Private Ports,” which is now open for suggestions and comments from zonal railways and prospective investors until Feb. 10.
15 Jan 2013
Indian Railways reported freight traffic from April to December 2012 was 735.1 million metric tons, increasing 4.5 percent from 703.8 million metric tons during the same period in 2011.
11 Dec 2012
India’s state-owned Indian Railways moved 81.75 million metric tons (about 90.11 million tons) of revenue earning freight traffic in November, increasing 0.76 percent from 89.43 million tons in November 2011.