Operation to tow out aground ship begins

The operation to tow out the 3000-tonne Bangladeshi ship MV Maa that ran aground near Tenneti Park in Visakhapatnam on October 13, began on brisk footing here on Friday. The Protection and Indemnity Club which is responsible for overseeing the operation on behalf of the owners of the ship, have appointed Visakhapatnam-based Gill Marines, a.

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India-Bangladesh trade halts after exporters allege corruption

Border trade between India and Bangadesh through the Mahadipur land port in Malda came to a halt for four hours on Sunday following allegations of delay in the installation of a power generator and acts of corruption levelled by the Mahadipur Exporters’ Association and Mahadipur Clearing & Forwarding Agents’ association. The trade resumed at noon.

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APM Terminal Pipavav receives award for CSR Covid relief project

The Company was presented CSR Health Impact Award for its COVID Relief Project. APM Terminals Pipavav initiated preventive measures in its surrounding villages which included proactive efforts like demonstration of hand wash, awareness through mobile technology, poster campaigns, etc. Port’s timely support in COVID prevention and mitigation strategies were lauded by the district administration as well..

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India: Pivotal need to improve ties with Sri Lanka, Bangladesh

Plagued by conflicts with neighbouring China, Pakistan and Nepal, India is showing renewed interest in forging close ties with Bangladesh and Sri Lanka which, despite the existence of contentious issues, remain India’s only friends in South Asia. In the absence of a reasonably good relationship with these two countries, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s “Neighborhood.

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‘European and UK leather industry plans to shift to India’

The Indian leather industry should grab the opportunity as leather manufacturers from Europe and the United Kingdom are planning to shift their production units to India, said Asad Iraqi, general secretary, Leather Industries Welfare Association. He claimed that the Indian leather industry should make every effort to attract European manufacturers as their investment would generate.

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Tirupur misses export target, domestic sales holds on

Garment exports from Tirupur dropped to Rs 25,000 crore for the year ended March 2020, from Rs 26,000 crore in the previous year as Covid pandemic wiped away most of March exports. The target was to export garments worth Rs 8,000 crore. Domestic sales were flat at Rs 25000 crore for the fiscal. With nearly.

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PSA and One Network solutions team up to provide supply chain visibility

Port operator PSA International’s supply chain operation has teamed up with US technology provider One Network Enterprises. It will offer shippers and 3PLs that use its port facilities “track-and-trace visibility, alerts and notifications and a comprehensive supply chain control tower” for logistics activities beyond terminal gates. PSA Cargo Solutions said One Network’s NEO platform would.

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