FROM MAGAZINE : Container Shipping in India setting a new trend

FROM MAGAZINE : Container Shipping in India setting a new trend

Container trade in India seems to finally head in the right direction with the introduction of new policies and processes, digitalisation, automation, mega infrastructure projects, complemented by gro...

FROM MAGAZINE : Big makeover of Indian ports

FROM MAGAZINE : Big makeover of Indian ports

Sagarmala is a project for port-led development to harness India's 7,500-km coastline, 14,500 km of navigable waterways and to enhance access to international maritime trade routes. The concept w...

CMA CGM and Hapag-Lloyd introduce reUse service in Mexico with Avantida

CMA CGM and Hapag-Lloyd introduce reUse service in Mexico with Avantida

September 10, 2018: Avantida, an INTTRA company, today announced that CMA CGM and Hapag-Lloyd, two of the world’s largest liner shipping companies, are offering reUse container management services i...

Major Ports mark positive growth of 5.13% from April to August, 2018

Major Ports mark positive growth of 5.13% from April to August, 2018

September 7, 2018: The Major ports in India have recorded a growth of 5.13 percent and together handled 288.38 million tonnes of cargo during the period April to August, 2018 as against 274.32 million...

CMA CGM unveils CLIMACTIVE for temperature-sensitive shipments

CMA CGM unveils CLIMACTIVE for temperature-sensitive shipments

Sep 6, 2018: CMA CGM, a leading worldwide shipping group, launched CLIMACTIVE, the most advanced technology for the transportation of highly sensitive fruits and vegetables by active controlled atmosp...

Twill becomes ‘a Maersk Innovation’ company

Twill becomes ‘a Maersk Innovation’ company

Sep 04, 2018: Digital freight forwarder, Twill has announced a change in its brand affiliation from Damco to Maersk. The platform was created as a ‘Damco innovation’ and operated as a partner with...

Consignment of fly ash set sail from Ganga to Brahmaputra on longest haul through NW

Consignment of fly ash set sail from Ganga to Brahmaputra on longest haul through NW

September 1, 2018: In what is one of the longest hauls in Inland Water Sector (IWT) movement in the country, a consignment of bagged fly ash bound for Pandu Inland port in Assam sailed from Kahalgaon ...

Maersk introduces digital rate distribution solution for customers

Maersk introduces digital rate distribution solution for customers

August 24, 2018: Maersk and CargoSphere are introducing a solution for customers to receive digital, fully-automated distribution of its contract rates and amendments.The solution is complementary to ...

Mumbai Maersk carries highest-ever load, sets world record

Mumbai Maersk carries highest-ever load, sets world record

August 22, 2018: Mumbai Maersk has announced that it has carried the highest-ever load of 19,038 TEU thus surpassing the mythical 19,000-mark for the very first time, not only for a Maersk vessel, but...

Kerala Floods: Shipping and Railway ministry step up efforts to supply relief materials and restore services

Kerala Floods: Shipping and Railway ministry step up efforts to supply relief materials and restore services

August 22, 2018: The Ministry of Shipping has stepped up its efforts to supply relief material from various parts of the country to Cochin Port through coastal shipping.  The Cochin Port Trust has ea...

Cochin Shipyard remains safe during floods, supports relief work

Cochin Shipyard remains safe during floods, supports relief work

August 20, 2018: As the flood situation remains alarming in Kerala much of downtown Kochi including Cochin Shipyard Limited has remained unaffected. Cochin Shipyard has informed that the company’s p...

Maersk Line restarts operations in Maldives

Maersk Line restarts operations in Maldives

August 13, 2018: Maersk Line has restarted its shipping operations to the Republic of Maldives on the heels of rapidly growing market and meeting customer needs.The container shipping company introduc...

APSEZ Q1 profit falls 9%

APSEZ Q1 profit falls 9%

August 7, 2018: Adani Ports and Special Economic Zone Limited (APSEZ), the logistics arm of Adani Group has reported a 9 percent decline in consolidated profit during the first quarter ended 30th June...

Maersk Line ships its biggest break bulk cargo from South India to China

Maersk Line ships its biggest break bulk cargo from South India to China

August 2, 2018: Maersk Line, the global containerised division of the Maersk Group, set a new record by successfully moving the largest ever break bulk cargo of 103 feet in length and weighing over 16...

IWAI launches dedicated portal for cargo owners and shippers

IWAI launches dedicated portal for cargo owners and shippers

August 1, 2018: The Inland Waterways Authority of India (IWAI) has launched a dedicated portal to connect cargo owners and shippers with real time data on availability of vessels. The landmark e-conne...

Container Corporation marks 11.4% yoy growth during Q1FY19

Container Corporation marks 11.4% yoy growth during Q1FY19

July 31, 2018: Container Corporation has reported a strong YoY increase of +11.4 percent in Exim volume at 794,402 TEUs during Q1FY19. It has also marked similar growth in domestic at 142,559 TEUs (+9...

New cruise terminal planned at Cochin Port

New cruise terminal planned at Cochin Port

July 26, 2018: India’s Cochin Port has unveiled plans to construct a new cruise terminal with a capacity to handle 5,000 visitors by February 2020.According to the country’s Ministry of Shipping, ...

India records 14% growth in containerised trade with BRICS

India records 14% growth in containerised trade with BRICS

July 24, 2018: India’s containerised trade with the BRICS´ nations trademarks a rise of 14 percent. Export trade from India to Brazil, China, Russia and South Africa increases 7.5 percent YOY. Sout...