April 2, 2014
Trading in commodities has various terms, particularly if a produce has to be exported or imported. Transportation is part and parcel of any trade. Therefore, let us look at various freight terms i...
Mumbai, April 1
It cannot, however, resume trading operations with the new licence
New Delhi, March 28
The Shipping Ministry is trying to work out a mechanism to regulate the pricing of services provided by agencies such as terminal handling agents and freight forwarders at a port, Shipping Secreta...
Madurai, March 28
VO Chidambaranar Port, Tuticorin, has handled a record cargo traffic of 282.61 lakh tonnes surpassing the previous year’s 282.60 lakh tonnes. During the same period last year, the port had handled...
Mumbai, March 25
Move is part of the effort by troubled company to obtain a fresh operating licence
Ahmedabad, March 14
The number of cruise passengers heading to Singapore has touched highest level in four years. Singapore Tourism Board (STB) data revealed that Cruise passenger throughput has touched 1.03 million...
Kochi, March 9
The National Agricultural Innovation Project (NAIP) and Central Institute of Fisheries Technology (CIFT) have jointly developed scientific fuel-efficient propellers to reduce diesel consumption an...
Visakhapatnam, March 10
The first cape size vessel, mv NGM Sailor carrying cargo from Indonesia, docked at the fully automated coal terminal developed by the Vizag General Cargo Berth Pvt Ltd on Monday, putting Visakhapa...
Paradip, April 4
20% growth on the back of thermal and coking coal, petroleum products, iron ore exports »
New Delhi, April 1
Plans to invest $25 m to develop multi-user facility with capacity of 10 mt a year
Kochi, March 31
The public sector Cochin Shipyard has launched the eighth of the 20 fast patrol vessels being built for the Coast Guard. The vessel was launched by Arti Bhatnagar, Joint Secretary...
Chennai, March 28
K Ashok Vardhan Shetty, Vice-Chancellor, Indian Maritime University, has been nominated to the reconstituted board of the Chennai Port Trust.A 1983 batch IAS officer from Tamil Nadu cadr...
Kolkata, March 26
Shipping Ministry move follows plea by explosive-makers catering to mining sector »
Kochi, March 20
The Kochi Port’s efforts in developing bunkering business (sale of fuel) seem to have started yielding results as the bunker sales this month registered 11,000 tonnes. This is a majo...
March 13, 2014
The flagship of the Greenpeace fleet was sunk by the French foreign intelligence in a New Zealand port in 1985 to prevent the activists from interfering with missile tests. The second Rainbow Warri...
Thiruvananthapuram, March 11
Global tender for ₹5,000-crore project gets response even from foreign consortia
Chennai, March 7
No private sector interest in the₹250-crore tender »