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Thursday, 3rd Mar 2011

Gangavaram Port creates yet another record by discharging 65349 MT Coking Coal in 24 hours from RINL Panamax Coking Coal vessel "MV WELSUCCESS"


  • Published on Mar 3, 11

Sunday, 23rd Jan 2011

INMEX India is India's largest and most successful business event for the maritime industry

INMEX India is India's largest and most successful business event for the maritime industry. Now in its 7th year, this leading international maritime exhibition will continue to bring in exhibitors, potential buyers and clients from the Indian sub-continent, South Asia, Southeast Asia, the Middle East, Africa and the European countries. More...

  • Published on Jan 23, 11

Monday, 13th Dec 2010

Port Klang Free Zone and Scomi Marine to establish Indian Maritime University Asia Campus.

Scomi Marine Bhd ("Scomi Marine or the Company"), an oil & gas services provider listed on the Main Market of Bursa Securities Malaysia Berhad and an associate of Scomi Group Bhd ("Scomi Group") entered into a Memorandum of Understanding ("MOU") with Indian Maritime University ("IMU"), Intan Asia Sdn Bhd ("IASB") and Port Klang Free Zone ("PKFZ"). The MOU serves to establi... More...

  • Published on Dec 13, 10

Thursday, 18th Nov 2010

DP World Chennai wins "Terminal Operator Award" at the prestigious Lloyd's List Awards 2010

The Chennai Container Terminal (CCT, also known as DP World Chennai) has been recognised for its significant contribution to India's trade and outstanding performance, and has won the Port Authority/Terminal Operator Award at the prestigious 2010 Lloyd's List Middle and Subcontinent Awards held last night at the Madinat Jumeirah in Dubai. More...

  • Published on Nov 18, 10

Wednesday, 3rd Nov 2010

Mercator Reports Higher Income and Net Profit for Half Year Ended Sep 2010 (i.e. H1 FY '11)

Income up by 48% to Rs. 1271 Cr. * Net Profit up by 167% to Rs. 113 Cr. * EPS (non-annualized) for H1 ended Sep 10 at Rs. 4.80 on face value of Re 1/- per share up by 167%. Business Mr. V.S. Mani, Chief Financial Officer, of Mercator Lines Limited said, "We are happy to announce the financial results for the half year ended 30th Sept., 2010 with an impressive increase in r... More...

  • Published on Nov 3, 10

Monday, 27th Sep 2010

Pro Logistics India in JV agreement with European Logistics Giant Rhenus

Pro Logistics India, a Western Arya Group company, has entered into a joint venture with 2.7 billion Germany Head Quartered logistics giant, Rhenus (part of the 7.1 billion conglomerate Rethmann AG & Co.). Rhenus AG & Co. KG signed an agreement with the Pro-Log Group to acquire shareholding in the group. The Joint Venture Company will be called "Rhenus ProLog Logistics Lim... More...

  • Published on Sep 27, 10

Wednesday, 11th Aug 2010

APM Terminals Pipavav inaugurates the prestigious RKI-CCI Service

APM Terminals Pipavav received vessels from RCL, Wan Hai and Hamburg Sud on their inaugural visits to Pipavav recently. All the companies mentioned above are part of the prestigious RKI-CCI Service. This service, which includes 5 vessels, is run by RCL, Wan Hai, Hamburg Sud and Seacon, a consortium of companies. More...

  • Published on Aug 11, 10

Wednesday, 30th Jun 2010

Damco invests in the India-Africa trade lane

Damco, a global leader in freight forwarding and supply chain solutions, is increasing its focus on the growing India-Africa trade lane. Damco has created a dedicated India-Africa trade lane team to offer innovative solutions for its customers who are moving cargo between these two markets. More...

  • Published on Jun 30, 10

Thursday, 3rd Jun 2010

Maersk Line launches unique "Priority Product Upgrade" for its customers

Maersk Line, the leading global shipping line, has launched an innovative upgrade option that enables customers to get urgent cargo on board a ship and offers a slew of other benefits. More...

  • Published on Jun 3, 10

Tuesday, 6th Apr 2010

Honorable Union Minister of Shipping Mr. G. K. Vasan presented Capt T.D. Hazari with Award of Excellence in the Shipping Industry at the 47th National Maritime Day Grand Finale


  • Published on Apr 6, 10

Tuesday, 30th Mar 2010

World's leading submarine manufacturer DCNS may look at long term ties with Walchandnagar Industries.

One of the largest ship builders in the world DCNS France, who are and assisting India in building world class "Scorpene" submarines for Indian Navy said today that there was all possibility to extend its ties with Walchandnagar Industries for supplying certain critical components for its international submarine projects . This was announced by Patrick Boissier Chairman DC... More...

  • Published on Mar 30, 10

Friday, 26th Mar 2010

Gangavaram Port deal advantageous to RINL The proposed agreement will offer long term strategic and cost benefits to RINL and fuel growth

Gangavaram Port Limited (GPL) today clarified its stand on the proposed agreement with Rashtriya Ispat Nigam Limited (RINL) stating that this will offer long term strategic and financial advantages to RINL. The GPL management stated that all the allegations levied and the conclusions drawn in the recent media reports on the issue of GPL and RINL agreement are baseless and ... More...

  • Published on Mar 26, 10

Friday, 19th Mar 2010

Mercator Lines Acquires Vessels

Mercator Lines Limited has acquired 1993 built MR Tanker of 42,235 DWT. More...

  • Published on Mar 19, 10

Thursday, 18th Mar 2010

APM Terminals Pipavav bags Chemtech Foundation award for being the fastest growing port in India

APM Terminals Pipavav, which is operated by Gujarat Pipavav Port Limited, has received the Chemtech Leadership and Excellence 2009-10 award for being the fastest growing port in India. More...

  • Published on Mar 18, 10

Wednesday, 3rd Feb 2010

Doehle Danautic Logistic introduces ZRC - The 1st Cold Galvanizing Corrosion Protective Product to Indian Subcontinent, Middle East & South East Asia

ZRC - the world leader in cold Galvanizing Compound, in the paintable galvanic zinc coating technology, is the only Non "hot-dip" process that provides optimal corrosion inhibition and rust creepage via true "galvanic action". More...

  • Published on Feb 3, 10