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MARITIME LOGISTICS
Transition from a commoditized service to a value added proposition
 
 

INDICATIVE OCEAN FREIGHT RATES

 
 

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

 
     
  THE INDIAN COASTAL SHIPPING
The Opportunities towards economical logistics
20 February 2009- 1400Hrs-1730Hrs @CASINO –Cochin
for delegates contact:
sankunnikutty@cii.in 9940025726
 
     
     
 
  ROADS  
  Truckers end eight-day-old strike
 
  CCEA approves higher project cost estimates by highway developers  
  Truck rentals drop post-strike: IFTRT  
     
 

RAILWAYS

 
  Off-track railway projects to cost 93% more at Rs 72,729 crore
 
  Freight growth a major concern for Railways
 
  Indian Railways freight revenue in 8 months up by 15% YoY  
  Eastern Railway handles higher freight traffic  
     
  AIRWAYS/AIRPORTS  
  Essar co wins Rs 500-cr Nagpur airport project  
  Government considering partly allowing FDI in domestic airlines  
  Infrastructure status sought for aviation sector  
   
 

SEAPORT/SHIPPING

 
 

New ships delivered to SCI amidst market downturn
NMP handles record fertilizer cargo
Container business in India facing uphill task
Ports throughput in first nine months of FY 08-09 fall short of target
New Mangalore port to receive mainline container vessel
Tight global liquidity further drags down weak freight marketel
Iron ore exports from Gangavaram port soon
Kolkata port identifies new locations for additional cargo handling

 
     
 

WAREHOUSING/
DISTRIBUTION

 
  Gujarat farmers see a silver lining in global supply chains
 
  Freight cos Rohlig-Tricon enter into a JV  
  TCS is technology partner of Ducati Motor Holding  
     
 
 

Germanischer Lloyd Accredited for ISO 28000
Global container shipping industry in dire straits
Pacific Basin sees more dry bulk failures on rates collapse
Airbus expands Middle East presence
Some vessel operators may fade away, say analysts
Cathay Pacific to defer work on new Hong Kong cargo terminal

 
  Frankfurt cargo volumes drop by 25%  
  JAL cargo throughputs drop by 8%  
  Pakistan to save USD 5 billion from national trade corridor plan  
  Hong Kong’s air cargo dropped 3.1 percent last year  
  Continued decline in cargo predicted for Puerto Rico  
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