Autonomous Driving and Logistics: The Effects

20Cube Logistics

This technology is set to change the dynamics of how goods are shipped over long distances. Automated trucks replacing truck drivers have been a part of the future plans of the logistics industry in India for several years now. Cargo Ships.

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Doing Business in India

QAD

India was the center of one of the earliest civilizations on earth, thriving throughout the second and third millennia B.C. By the 19 th century, India became the “jewel in the crown” of the British Empire. Mahatma Gandhi led a non-violent resistance to British rule, and India became an independent nation in 1947. Following the economic reforms of 1991, India became both a regional and global power. Manufacturing in India. Agriculture in India makes up 15.5%

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Doing Business in India

QAD

India was the center of one of the earliest civilizations on earth, thriving throughout the second and third millennia B.C. By the 19 th century, India became the “jewel in the crown” of the British Empire. Mahatma Gandhi led a non-violent resistance to British rule, and India became an independent nation in 1947. Following the economic reforms of 1991, India became both a regional and global power. Manufacturing in India. Agriculture in India makes up 15.5%

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Guidelines for Filing Freight Claims

20Cube Logistics

When a large number of consignments are being transported over a significantly long distance via Logistics Company in India to international destination by sea etc. The ideal procedure to follow in this case differs from case to case and also the country where the goods are shipped. .

Modular Refrigeration Units Could Reduce Cold Chain Costs in India

Supply Chain @ MIT

A team of MIT and Harvard University students won the first-ever MIT Food and Agribusiness Innovation Prize this month for an idea to make India’s temperature-controlled supply chain for food — or cold chain — more affordable. The team, GoMango, is developing smart, modular, refrigerated shipping boxes that can be rented out individually to cut costs […].

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How GST (Goods and Services Tax) Has Affected Logistics in India!

Supply Chain Game Changer

Right after demonetization, another big thing that came to India was the implementation of GST (Goods and Services Tax). The logistics sector in India is worth $130 million and the number is gradually increasing with a passing day. Logistics is one of the major sectors contributing a significant amount to the Indian economy and it is also a catalyst to speed up India’s manufacturing and e-commerce dreams. Subscribe Here! Email Address. To Centralize or to Decentralize?

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How to Expand Your Global Shipping to Meet Growing Indian Markets

CH Robinson Logistics

If projections and recent rhetoric are to be believed, India will join China as the only non-North American countries in the $500 billion club by 2025. Shippers around the world seem fairly optimistic about growing their engagement with India. How is Global Shipping Growing in India?

What Does the Future Hold for Sea and Air Logistics?

20Cube Logistics

The Future of the Logistics Industry in India. Due to the growth of the economy, there has been a rise in the demand for logistics providers in India. Hundreds of tons of goods are shipped every day via land, sea and air logistics between buyers and sellers.

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Moving Auto Components in India: More Complex than You’d Expect

CH Robinson Transportfolio

The new “Make in India” initiative is a major factor in the growing trend to move automotive manufacturing to India. On their way to becoming a preferred destination to source auto components by major OEMs and tier-1 manufacturers, India’s workforce has the knowledge and skills to deliver quality products. With a large mix of modern paved highways and narrow, unpaved trails, India’s road network is challenging at best when trying to build a consistent, reliable supply chain.

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India calls for more ships

Logistics Middle East

Lack of vessels to delay new route between India & Bangladesh

Top eCommerce sites in India who are invincible this 2020

Vinculum

India is one of the highly populated countries which led to a drastic upscale in the number of Covid-19 cases. With just 40% of internet users in India and about 560 million people, going digital during the pandemic was more difficult than ever.

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India launches Myanmar shipping service

Logistics Middle East

Hopes move will help boost ties with Bangladesh

Crew rescued off India after night battle to save ship

Logistics Middle East

Indian crew of general cargo vessel airlifted off sinking ship by navy helicopter after night long battle to save vessel

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Spotlight on Ocean Shipping in The Transpacific Eastbound Lane

CH Robinson Transportfolio

In a typical year, shipping by air and ocean follows a fairly predictable pattern of peak and slow times. A typical year in the Transpacific Eastbound lane usually looks like this for ocean shipping : May 1: New service contracts in this lane go into effect.

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India???s Shipping Corp considers container business exit

Logistics Middle East

Indian government initiated review on the relevance of SCI

Highlights of Budget 2018 and What It Means for the Logistics Sector

Shipsy

Though the implementation of the E-way bill on the same day of the budget announcement may have overshadowed it slightly, there is still a lot to cheer for the logistics and supply chain industry in India. lakh crore for infrastructure, the Government continues its aggressive push to modernise India’s logistics industry. Port Modernization and Inland Waterways Connectivity via Sea Planes Ministry of Shipping got a fiscal support of Rs 1,881.13

Ship Mate App Finds Smooth Sailing - UCLA Anderson School of.

The UCLA Anderson Global Supply Chain Blog

The Times Of India. Ship Mate App Finds Smooth Sailing. Mike Jirout (MBA ’10) thought his brother Jan was on to something when he created an app for their “big, Italian family” to use on their biennial reunion cruise, so they teamed up to launch Ship Mate. “He The sale was ideal in that it included not only cash, but also the opportunity to continue building Ship Mate,” Mike says. For more on Ship Mate, head to their website.

The Pros and Cons: International and Domestic Sourcing

Unleashed

This strategy involves a country from a high-cost country area — typically US, UK, Canada, Australia, and West European nations — purchasing materials from resource-rich low-cost countries; think China, India, Indonesia, Bolivia, Brazil, Russia, Mexico, and East European nations.

Emirates Shipping Line makes maiden call on new service

Logistics Middle East

Emirates Shipping Line makes maiden call on new GALEX service at DP World?s s terminal in Cochin, India

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The Supply Chain Practitioners’ Council: A Day of Connecting, Sharing and Learning

Supply Chain Nation

On July 18, JDA was privileged to host the 5 th edition of the SCPC (Supply Chain Practitioners’ Council) at our new office facility in Bangalore, India. A few of the things I am able to recall are their dual source manufacturing, consolidating planning resources to India, using analytics to determine planning parameters; and an organizational restructuring. Sudhakar, co-founder of BigBasket.com, spoke about the challenges of shipping 100K items a day with a 99 percent fill rate.

Free Shipping For Customers: When “Crazy” Makes Sense

The Logistics of Logistics

Free Shipping For Customers: When “Crazy” Makes Sense. It’s because of one simple tweak to their fulfilment strategy: offering free express shipping through December 31st. At first offering free shipping seems like a major risk or even a sure-fire way to lose revenues. Offering free shipping is an added cost to a retailer after all, which is a frightening proposition in a world of paper-thin margins. When Is Offering Free Shipping A Good Idea?

This Week in Logistics News (March 30 – April 3, 2015)

Talking Logistics

Wal-Mart Scaling Back Free Shipping to Shoppers in Canada ( BloombergBusiness ). Menlo Logistics Expanding Automotive Presence in India. Walmart is also ending free home shipping in Canada for orders of less than C$50 ($39.41) before taxes. Shipping is very expensive in Canada,” Alex Roberton, Wal-Mart’s director of corporate affairs, said in an e-mail Monday. “As Shipping is never free, and it’s expensive in the U.S.

Middle East shipping on 36-hour cyclone alert

Logistics Middle East

GCC countries, as well as India and Pakistan brace for impact of Cyclone Ashobaa in Arabian Sea

How to Plan for Common Disruptors in Ocean Freight

Talking Logistics

Peak season for ocean freight shipping is underway. Here’s an easy way to think about the regular and potential future disruptions that could impact your ocean shipping strategy, and what you can do to prepare for what comes next. At these times of the year, you should see less risk to your standard ocean shipping strategy. If you fail to book in time, you may miss your delivery deadlines, or will have to use an expedited shipping method to meet them.

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Supply Chain by the Numbers for Week of Aug. 6, 2015

Supply Chain Digest

Macys Seeks to Outgun Amazon.com in Same Day, Commodity Prices Continue to Plunge, GM, Foxconn Banking on India, Container Shipping Rates Seeing Mostly Tough Times

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The Industrial Impact of the COVID-19 Crisis

Logistics Bureau

Shipping. Drewry Shipping Consultants predicts that in the short term, global container volumes and carrier earnings will take a sharp hit, but expects that the medium-term impact will be manageable provided the virus is contained. It adds that, so far, the impact of the epidemic on container shipping has just about been bearable, but warns that the longer the outbreak goes on, and the more widespread it becomes, the more damage it will cause.

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Indian owners to operate vessels with foreign flag

Logistics Middle East

India''s Shipping Ministry changes guidelines

Air Freight Still the Best Option for Smaller Shipments

BluJay Solutions

For example, the pharmaceutical industry, which has several products requiring a temperature controlled environment, presents a large opportunity for growth in air freight given that generic products are routinely produced in developing economies such as India and South America and shipped worldwide. After a turbulent few years, news of global air freight volumes is hotly anticipated and feared in equal measure.

What You Need to Know About the State of eCommerce Logistics

Cerasis

As a result, warehouses can ship more packages. The eCommerce consumer expects free shipping, fast delivery, and hassle-free returns, asserts the E li Broad College of Business at Michigan State University. But, this brings back the fundamental problem of small packages that many shippers experience; small package shipping tends to be labor-intensive and costly. International Shipping and Fulfillment Processes Are Getting More Complicated.

Coronavirus is Disrupting Indian Industry

Logistics Viewpoints

While the impact of coronavirus on Indian industry has so far been moderate, India’s extremely high import dependence on China means there are significant ramifications for Indian industry. Of the top 20 products that India imports from around the world, the average Chinese share is close to 30 percent. Sectors in India that have been are impacted by the coronavirus in China include shipping, pharmaceuticals, automobiles, electronics, textiles, and solar power.

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The need to know

EFT

EXCLUSIVE-Automakers seek delays, exemptions to India's planned new rules for parts -sources. Changing tack: windpower breezes back into shipping with Swedish venture. India's Reliance Industries Ltd RELI.NS UPDATE 1-CMA CGM sees strong shipping rebound after coronavirus storm.

The need to know

EFT

EXCLUSIVE-Automakers seek delays, exemptions to India's planned new rules for parts -sources. Changing tack: windpower breezes back into shipping with Swedish venture. India's Reliance Industries Ltd RELI.NS UPDATE 1-CMA CGM sees strong shipping rebound after coronavirus storm.

Shortages in Medical Supplies Linked to Imports

Logistics Trends and Insights

This is certainly welcomed news, however, according to an AP article , the Chinese government has required makers of N95 masks to sell all or part of their production internally instead of shipping masks to the U.S. Other countries including South Korea, India, and Taiwan, as well, are blocking exports of medical supplies to save them for their own citizens, leaving the U.S. import countries were: Italy, Canada, Mexico, Pakistan, and India.

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Procurement Leading Pharmaceutical Companies Through the Pandemic

Jaggaer

A nd a pproximately 70% of APIs from China are shipped to India to produce generics, of which around 40% are then shipped to the United States.

How to Plan for Common Disruptors in Ocean Freight

CH Robinson Transportfolio

Peak season for ocean freight shipping is underway. Here’s an easy way to think about the regular and potential future disruptors that could impact your ocean shipping strategy, and what you can do to prepare for what comes next. At these times of the year, you should see less risk to your standard ocean shipping strategy. If you fail to book in time, you may miss your delivery deadlines, or will have to use an expedited shipping method to meet them.

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