Education UK
       
 
  ARTICLE  
This industry is not for the faint-hearted: Juzar Mustan, CEO (Logistics), AFL Group
     
  INDICATIVE OCEAN FREIGHT RATES  
  Indicative Ocean Freights to various Sea Ports
Indicative Trucking Rates Between Metros and Major Cities
 
     
   
 
  Ports / Shipping  
  GE Shipping in expansion mode, readies Rs 2k-cr capex  
     
  TECHNOLOGY  
  Sonata wins major ERP solution implementation project from Dredging Corporation  
  Four soft successfully implements 4S eTrans at Writer Logistics  
  Kale Consultants ties up with MAIA Intelligence as its OEM partner for 1KEY BI  
  JDA Software Group to Acquire i2 Technologies  
     
  New Launches / Airways/Railways / Road Transport / Infrastructure  
  Railway revenue earnings up by 8.31 per cent during April- October 2009  
  Major Bottlenecks in Highways Construction will be removed in a month’s time: Kamal Nath  
  Mahindra creates a new category by launching India’s first Compact Truck  
  New Diesel Locomotive Technologies from EMD to Help Strengthen Indian Railway Infrastructure & Boost Revenues by 2011  
  Sical likely to set up iron ore terminal in Mangalore  
  Gateway Rail may place Rs 300-cr CCPS with Blackstone  
  Standard Maintenance Manual for National Highways  
  Wal-Mart looking to open 40 more stores: Sharma  
  Renault-Nissan’s Chennai plant to be ready by Q1 next year  
  Ashok Leyland’s Q2 profit up 32 percent  
  FLSmidth Wins Coal Handling Project in India  
  Tata follows other steelmakers in cutting flat steel prices  
  Captain Gopinath takes to the air again with Deccan 360  
  Arvind Brands aims to double turnover by 2012  
  ArcelorMittal looking for alternative sites for setting up steel plants  
  Government alters bidding norms to speed up road projects  
  GVK buys 12 per cent in Bangalore airport from Swiss company  
  Vedanta H1 operating profit down to $490 million despite higher sales  
     
     
 

APPOINTMENTS

 
  Chris Grubb named new Head of Marketing for UPS in Asia  
  Harley-Davidson announces leadership team for India operations  
  Tarun Das steps down as CII chief mentor  
     
  ACHIEVEMENTS  
  Allcargo Global Logistics Limited declared “Company of the year” in the logistics category at the NDTV Profit Business Leadership Awards 09  
     
     
 
 

NOL expands in Western China
Wincanton holds up well in UK and Europe
BA cargo revenues down nearly a third
Toll Group expands in Middle East
HMS Bergbau AG: Opening Indian office
K+N opens new logistics hub for Hamburg
DHL wins multi-million pound distribution deal with News International
Aramex profits rise 23 percent
New warehouse doubles the size of Crown Shanghai's operations

 
  Disclaimer: All information contained in this report has been obtained from sources believed to be accurate by DVV Media India Pvt Ltd. While reasonable care has been taken in its preparation DVV Media and CIIL make no representation, warranty, express or implied as to the accuracy, timeliness or completeness of any such information. All information should be considered solely as statements of opinion and neither DVV Media nor CIIL will be liable for any loss incurred by users from use of the contents of this report.