Avvashya CCI Logistics commences operations at Bhiwandi warehouse
November 25, 2017: Avvashya CCI Logistics (ACCI), a subsidiary company of Allcargo Logistics is starting operations at its new state-of-the-art warehouse in Bhiwandi. A part of the warehouse, upto 2500 pallet position, is dedicated for Clariant, a multinational specialty chemicals company and rest for other customers.
Spread across 1.31 lakh square feet, the warehouse meets global standards in safety and security compliances. The facility is fully racked with a capacity of 10,776 pallet positions.
On the occasion of the launch, Naresh Sharma, managing director, Avvashya CCI Logistics said, “We are leaders in the chemical warehousing segment in India. Bhiwandi warehouse is part of our business expansion strategy.”
Avvashya CCI has a pan India network of warehouses and focuses on different industry verticals such as Chemical, food and pharma, Auto and engineering, and retail, fashion and ecommerce.
Speaking at the launch event, V Raju, vice president –Contract Logistics -Chemical, Pharma & Food Sector said, “We have Clariant and Archorma onboard as our anchor clients at this warehouse to provide them with end-to-end warehouse management services. Chemical warehouses need to be compliant with certifications from the government authorities towards Fire and Pollution Control Agency, local statutory bodies and clearances from various other agencies. We ensure that all of our facilities are state of the art and fully compliant. It is a reiteration of our commitment to provide world class services to all our customers.”
The Bhiwandi warehouse has a geographical advantage as it is located on the proposed junction of Delhi Mumbai industrial freight corridor and Nagpur – Mumbai Industrial corridor thus having the attention of both central and state government for all its projects. The complex is located on the state highway no. 40 which is a proposed 4 lane road in the years to come, and is well connected with close proximity from Kalyan and thane railway stations as well as Kalamboli CFS.
Photo Caption: (L-R)-Harjit Singh, AGM Warehouse Operations, ACCI; Christopher Spahn, Head GBS, Clariant; Adnan Ahmad, MD, Clariant; Naresh Sharma, MD, ACCI