Ruias, Mittal lock horns over control of Hazira port
Sources said Essar wants to handle third-party cargo — commercial cargo from other industries — according to the state’s new port policy for the two captive jetties in Hazira that are owned by Essar Bulk Terminal (EBTL). But ArcelorMittal has opposed the movs.
BDB to tighten custodian process at bourse
The revamping exercise is being done after one of two parcels belonging to an exporter was recentl...
First advance estimates of GDP to be released tomorrow
The economic growth slowed to 4.5 per cent in the second quarter. The figure stood at ...
IWAI revises cargo handling target to 100 MT on national waterways by FY22
Earlier this year, the IWAI had stated that about 55 MT of cargo was handled on national waterways in 2017-18 and 150 MT target for 2021-22 was likely to be achieved before the deadline. The Centre declared 106 national waterways n 2016 in addition to the existing five, taking India's total navigable inland waterways to 20,000 km.
Ports handle 463 million tonnes cargo in April-November
Cargo volume handled by top 12 Indian ports was marginally up by 0.34% at 463.07 million tonnes (mt) during April-November, against 461.48 mt in the corresponding period of the last fiscal.
Chabahar Port functional & Indian company handling cargo: MEA in Lok Sabha
India Ports Global Limited took over port operations in December 2018 and has been successfully handling cargo since then, according to a written reply provided by MEA to Lok Sabha responding to a query on status of India’s role in the strategically located port.
In first trial of end to end refrigerated shipments, Maersk helps chillies from Varanasi reach UAE in 9 days
The eastern part of UP comprising of 5 districts – Ghazipur, Jaunpur, Chandauli, Mirzapur & Sant Ravidas Nagar which are some of the top producers of fresh fruits & vegetables, such as green chillies, bitter gourd, green peas, mango, guava etc. present an immense opportunity for the farmers and entrepreneurs in and around the region to boost its agro-exports.
First ever container cargo to Assam via Indo-Bangla water route
This will be the first ever containerised cargo movement on this Inland water transport (IWT) route and the ship will carry 21 containers of petrochemicals, 20 of edible oil and others of beverage and mineral water. The Centre will further finance 80% of the estimated cost of 305.84 crore for dredging in two stretches of Bangladesh inland waterways.
GMR Hyderabad Airport Cargo launches 'HC3 Hyderabad Cargo Charter Circle'
Hyderabad International Airport has witnessed an encouraging demand for cargo charters in the segments like pharmaceuticals, engineering goods, telecom, defence and aerospace commodities.
After electric buses, China's BYD wants to sell electric cargo vehicles in India
The Chinese automaker already sells electric buses in India in partnership with Hyderabad-based Olectra Greentech. In September this year, it was reported that the company was looking for local partners in the country for its electric cargo vans to branch out beyond buses.
A win-win situation: Bafna Motors customers get business opportunities with Cargo Connect
Cargo Connect makes use of its long-standing relationships with large corporates and its substantial marketing strength.
SpiceJet allowed to self-handle cargo, private firms fume
The order has been issued in accordance with ground-handling regulations, 2018 but has left some of the private airport operators miffed as this means loss of revenue for them.
Modi inaugurates multi-modal cargo terminal
It has been built by Inland Waterways Authority of India on River Ganga at Sahibganj.
Essar Ports posts record 20% cargo growth in first half of FY20
The growth has been driven by a 183.21 per cent increase in third-party cargo compared to that in the corresponding period in the previous financial year, it said.
Spicejet takes lease-delivery of its first freighter jet
Launched last September, SpiceXpress currently operates nine cargo flights now.
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