Cargo Service Center launches real-time temp tracking app TURANT
February 12, 2021: The Indian air cargo ground handling company Cargo Service Center on Thursday announced the launch of its real-time temperature tracking application ‘TURANT’ to help customers monitor their pharmaceutical shipments with ease.
Airports play central role as gateways for Covid-19 vaccine shipments
Satyaki Raghunath, chief strategy and development officer, Bengaluru International Airport (BIAL) talks to Indian Transport and Logistics News (itln.in) on how airports play a crucial role in the movement of Covid-19 vaccines and challenges faced by Indian logistics as a whole.
China, India dominate 2021 Agility Emerging Markets Logistics Index
February 10, 2021: Asia Pacific nations lead all emerging market regions with China, India and Indonesia being the world’s top emerging markets in the 12th annual Agility Emerging Markets Logistics Index, a broad gauge of competitiveness based on logistics strength and business fundamentals.
CEVA Logistics extends rapid LTL services to South East Asia
February 9, 2021: CEVA Logistics has expanded its rapid LTL (Less-than-truckload) services from China to South East Asia to serve customers who do not have sufficient volumes to support Full Truckload Shipments (FTL).
Godrej & Boyce unveils ultra-low temp freezers, mobile refrigerators for Covid vaccines
February 9, 2021: Godrej &amp;amp; Boyce today announced the launch of ultra-low temperature medical freezer to store Covid-19 vaccines with temperature requirement below -80 degree Celsius.
Logistics sector continued to report sequential recovery in Dec 2020: Ind-Ra
February 9, 2021: India Ratings and Research (Ind-Ra) has published the December 2020 edition of its credit news digest on India’s logistics sector highlighting the key volume and realisation trends across three logistics sub-sectors – sea logistics (global and domestic), surface logistics (rail and road) and air logistics (passenger and freight).
Maersk appoints Vikash Agarwal as new MD for South Asia from March 1
February 8, 2021: Maersk has appointed Vikash Agarwal as its new managing director, Maersk South Asia and he will join the organisation on March 1, 2021.
Boeing-Tata JV to manufacture 737 vertical fin structures in India
February 8, 2021: Boeing announced the addition of a new production line at its joint venture with Tata, the Tata Boeing Aerospace (TBAL) in Hyderabad, Telangana, to manufacture complex vertical fin structures for the 737 family of airplanes.
Budget 2021: Logistics industry welcomes focus on infrastructure
February 6, 2021: Rampraveen Swaminathan, MD and CEO, Mahindra Logistics welcomed the budget presented by Nirmala Sitharaman on February 1 as it focuses on infrastructure development.
Tata Steel BSL onboards FarEye’s predictive visibility solution
February 4, 2021: The Indian steel manufacturer, Tata Steel BSL, partners with FarEye onboard its predictive visibility solution with the aim to improve in-plant and in-transit visibility, optimize transportation costs, mitigate delivery delays, reduce loading times and slash manual dependencies.
CMA CGM launches train service on Western Dedicated Freight Corridor
February 3, 2021: The CMA CGM Group launched CMA CGM – GatewayRail PYTHON Train Service on February 1, 2021, on Western Dedicated Freight Corridor (WDFC) from New Kishangarh Junction, Rajasthan.
Safexpress launches its 59th logistics park in Rajpura, Punjab
February 3, 2021: Safexpress has launched its 59th logistics park in Rajpura, Punjab, developed with a significant investment on a land area of over 3.50 lakh square feet and located on Banur – Tepla Road, National Highway – 205A.
Budget 2021: Bringing down logistics costs at the core, says FM
February 2, 2021: Finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman presented the union budget for 2021-22 in the parliament on Monday (February 1) with a focus on the atmanirbhar bharat vision and had a commitment on improving the logistics infrastructure.
CEVA Logistics opens new multi-user warehouse in Vietnam
February 1, 2021: CEVA Logistics has further expanded its reach in South East Asia with the opening of a new warehouse located in Bien Hoa City, Dong Nai Province in Vietnam.
o9 Solutions to supply AI-powered IBP platform to Samsung Bioepis
February 1, 2021: The AI-powered IBP platform provider, o9 Solutions, announced that it would supply its next-generation platform to the biopharmaceutical company Samsung Bioepis, bolstering the management of its manufacturing and supply chain.