CMA CGM INDIA loads helicopter as part of its EPIC 2 service

CMA CGM INDIA loads helicopter as part of its EPIC 2 service

July 18, 2018: CMA CGM INDIA loaded, for the first time, a helicopter on board one of the vessels operating the EPIC 2 service for final destination London Gateway. The helicopter was loaded at BMCT (...

FROM MAGAZINE: The logic of Incoterms

FROM MAGAZINE: The logic of Incoterms

Incoterms are a set of rules which define the responsibilities of sellers and buyers for the delivery of goods under sales contracts. First published by the ICC in 1936, the Incoterms rules are revise...

Major ports mark 3.91% growth during April-June 2018

Major ports mark 3.91% growth during April-June 2018

July 12, 2018: The major ports in India have recorded a growth of 3.91 percent and together handled 174.02 million tonnes of cargo during the period April to June, 2018 as against 167.48 million tonne...

Bolloré Logistics India facilitates shipment of 4 transformers to Australia

Bolloré Logistics India facilitates shipment of 4 transformers to Australia

July 11, 2018: A leading Indian transformers manufacturer recently chose Bolloré Logistics India to ensure the shipment of four sets of transformers along with their accessories to Australia.Bolloré...

Maersk Line renders first mile logistics solution for imports of refrigerated cargo into India

Maersk Line renders first mile logistics solution for imports of refrigerated cargo into India

July 4, 2018: Maersk Line, the global containerised division of the Maersk Group, announced its successful execution of first mile service for imports of live apple saplings from Verona, Italy to Sone...

GMR Infrastructure bags greenfield commercial port contract in Kakinada

GMR Infrastructure bags greenfield commercial port contract in Kakinada

June 29, 2018: GMR Infrastructure has been chosen to develop a greenfield commercial port in Andhra Pradesh through Swiss Challenge mode. The proposed port would be located about 30 km north of Kakina...

Maersk Line moves it’s first end to end shipments from Haldia

Maersk Line moves it’s first end to end shipments from Haldia

June 27, 2018: Maersk Line, the global containerised division of the Maersk Group, announced the successful execution of its first reefer as well as dry store door shipments from customer’s door ste...

Founding President of CMA CGM Group Jacques R. Saadé passes away

Founding President of CMA CGM Group Jacques R. Saadé passes away

25 June, 2018: Founding President of CMA CGM Group Jacques R. Saadé passed away on the 24th of June 2018, at the age of 81. A recognised industry leader, Jacques R Saadé dedicated his life to CMA C...

DAMCO names Ashutosh Dixit as CEO for India, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka

DAMCO names Ashutosh Dixit as CEO for India, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka

June 23, 2018: DAMCO, part of A.P. Moller – Maersk, and one of the world’s leading providers of supply chain management services and freight forwarding has announced the appointment of Ashutosh Di...

TRAXENS by CMA CGM to enhance containers tracking

TRAXENS by CMA CGM to enhance containers tracking

June 20, 2018: As part of its Customer Centricity strategy, CMA CGM Group has announced the commercialisation of a connected containers offer- TRAXENS by CMA CGM. As the first company to have invest...

APM Terminals India Pvt. Ltd. receives Authorized Economic Operator certification 

APM Terminals India Pvt. Ltd. receives Authorized Economic Operator certification 

June 19, 2018: Instituted by the World Customs Organization, the Authorized Economic Operator certification, AEO, is a program that aims at preventing unlawful trade across borders and facilitating le...

Krishnapatnam Port introduces container scanner technology

Krishnapatnam Port introduces container scanner technology

June 18, 2018: Krishnapatnam Port Company Limited (KPCL) announced the installation of ‘Rapiscan Eagle P 60 (“Eagle P60’)’ a drive through x-ray container scanner & radiation portal monitors. ...

V.O. Chidambaranar Port Trust creates single day record by handling 52 metric tonnes of coal

V.O. Chidambaranar Port Trust creates single day record by handling 52 metric tonnes of coal

June 18, 2018: V.O. Chidambaranar Port Trust created a new record by handling 51,413 metric tonnes of coal in a single day at IXth berth from the vessel MV Ultra Gujarat, surpassing the previous recor...

Major Ports mark positive growth of 2.41% in first two months of FY 2018-19

Major Ports mark positive growth of 2.41% in first two months of FY 2018-19

June 11, 2018: The Major Ports in India have recorded a growth of 2.41 percent and together handled 116.26 million tonnes of cargo during the period April to May, 2018 as against 113.52 million tonnes...

Deendayal Port to have mechanised facility for handling fertiliser cargo 

Deendayal Port to have mechanised facility for handling fertiliser cargo 

June 5, 2018: The Standing Finance Committee of Ministry of Shipping has cleared a project for setting up an exclusive, fully mechanised handling facility for fertiliser cargo at Deendayal Port in Kan...

CMA CGM unveils its 40th anniversary logo

CMA CGM unveils its 40th anniversary logo

June 4, 2018: CMA CGM, a leading worldwide shipping group is all set to celebrate its 40th anniversary this year. On this occasion, the group unveils its anniversary logo and will launch a series of g...

Twill to launch in India on June 4

Twill to launch in India on June 4

June 2, 2018: Twill, Damco’s digital freight forwarder will be launched in India from June 4 to provide its customers with greater control of shipments with its easy-to-use online platform that cont...

Minister of state of commerce & industry asks exporters to augment exports to US$ 76 bn in 2017-18

Minister of state of commerce & industry asks exporters to augment exports to US$ 76 bn in 2017-18

June 2, 2018: Minister of state of commerce & industry, CR Chaudhary asked the exporting community to further build on the exports of over US$76 billion in 2017-18, assuring them of government support...