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Dock & Yard Management
Need for efficient and optimal use of port assets and facilities
 
 

INDICATIVE OCEAN FREIGHT RATES

 
 

Indicative Ocean Freights to various Sea Ports
Indicative Trucking Rates in India
Air Freight Rates (domestic & international)

 
 

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  Logistics Service Providers Directory -2008
A Publication
From
 CII Institute of Logistics, Chennai
Contact: 09790961289
bhanumathi.k@ciionline.org
 
 
  ROADS  
  Road blocks for Tata Motors as truck sales dip
 
     
 

RAILWAYS

 
  Modernization of signaling set up in Indian Railways
 
  ICAI to help Indian railways upgrade accounting practices
 
  Railways now need more land for freight corridor  
  Rail revenues hit buffers as economy slows  
     
  AIRWAYS/AIRPORTS  
  Fresh turbulence hits Bangalore Airport  
  Cochin Airport posts Rs 138 cr profit in 2007-08  
  Air fares may fall 15% as Air India plans cut  
  Airports set to have special pharma export zones  
  Air India owes Rs 739.5-crore to Airport Authority of India (AAI)  
  Uttar Pradesh exporters demand freight subsidy at Delhi airport  
  Rs 2.500 crore package for Air India likely by January 2009  
  Air India reports loss of Rs 2,226 crore in 2007-08  
     
     
 

SEAPORT/SHIPPING

 
 

Shipping industry looks for Rs 10,000 crore fund
Kandla port invites refineries to set up single-point mooring
High-tech surveillance to be installed along coastline
India’s biggest container port prunes growth forecast by 10%
OPEC output cut may hit shipping companies
Ispat may fund port with sale of stake in firm
GPL to handle 5 million tonne of cargo in this yea
Gammon-led SPV achieves financial closure for Mumbai terminal project

 
     
 

WAREHOUSING/
DISTRIBUTION

 
  Collapsible container could transform cargo trade
Sufficient storage capacity available with FCI, CWC
Gail imposes service charge on gas distribution
 
     
 
 

Ho Chi Minh City takes back 21,000 sq. mtrs of idle public freight yards
Pakistan Railways loss hits PKR 15 billion
Freight futures losing speculative appeal
Solar-propelled cargo ship launches from Japan
FedEx cuts CEO pay, freezes hiring amid recession
Philippine cement cargo ship sinks
First Taiwan cargo ship docked at mainland's port via direct shipping route
ProLogis looks to ride out crisis in Japan
China container trade to stay weak until first quarter of ‘09
Singapore reports fall in shipping traffic
Dry shipping to gain as China is set for rise in iron ore imports
Russian rail freight to decrease more than expected
Pakistani transporters want container terminals shifted to Azakhel
More container ships to be laid off
Cosco set to loose heavily from lower freight rates

 
     
     
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