Education UK
Indian Shipbuilding Industry Growing Despite Odds



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

  The Smarter Supply Chain of the Future A Round Table Conference on Supply Chain optimization & Excellence 19TH June 2009, Hotel Leela Kempenski, Mumbai  
  Knowledge Enrichment Programme on Supply Chain Management @ Pune on 24 & 25 June 2009  
  One Day Training Programme on Supply Chain Management @ Coimbatore on 25th June 2009  
  GMR Infra plans an investment of Rs2,000 crore in road projects  
  India may seek more time from US on airline safety issues  
  Minister hints at allowing foreign carriers to invest in India’s airlines  
  Airbus plans production in India, US  



India still attracts foreign companies
Shipping firms see revival
MoS to award 6 berth projects in 3 months
Manufacturing sector slowdown affects Chennai port’s project cargo throughput
Chennai port adopts ‘Integrity Pact’
Vizag port users demand improvement in services
Kochi port relaxes container inspection rules
IWT terminals planned in Kochi
Tuticorin port to sign pact for container terminal in November
SCI to revive India-Europe service with MSC

  Allcargo, Hind Terminals enter JV for CFS in Indore  

Idled box fleet shrinks, thanks to seasonal rise in cargo volumes
Decline in container ship charter rates during peak season
NAFTA surface transport trade down almost 28% in March
US truck tonnage index continued to slip; fell another 2.2% in April
Grand Alliance merges SCX and JCX services into one loop
APL mulls over new phase of rate rises in Asia-Europe trade
CEVA reorganizes its South Africa operations, more focus on Brazil
Hyundai modifies Pacific services
ICC backs Rotterdam Rulesn
Agility takes over Trafinsa

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