Logistics parks being set up on Indian soil in the next 2 years

The logistics industry in Goa is certainly driving the high wave with their involvement in every aspect of trade and commerce. Given how relevant they are in the growth of the economy, if all goes well, India is looking to have not less than 10 logistics parks established within the next two years. Where it … Continue reading “Logistics parks being set up on Indian soil in the next 2 years”

Logistics sector gets infrastructure status in India

In an effort to amalgamate development efforts, the Indian government has included logistics including cold chain and warehousing facilities within the gambit of infrastructure sub-sectors. The integrative move facilitates cohesive strategies to plan transportation, energy, telecommunications, social and commercial networks. How does the Indian government define logistics infrastructure? The following logistics sector developments qualify as … Continue reading “Logistics sector gets infrastructure status in India”

Engineers design an electric highway from Norway to Italy

Image by: Plug-in magazine As is the case with deployment of most new technology, infrastructural adjustments are crucial to its successful adoption and permeation. Electric cars are no different. While petrol and diesel vehicles are well supported by fuel stations and service centres, electric car owners are left with the uncertainty of getting to a … Continue reading “Engineers design an electric highway from Norway to Italy”

National highways to soon grow to 2,00,000km from 96,000km three years ago

The Indian government has taken aggressive steps to strengthen the country’s warehousing, cold storage, logistics and transport infrastructure by adding 44 Economic Corridors and 24 Multi-Modal Logistics Parks under the flagship Bharatmala program. Apart from this initiative, the government has developed an estimated 91,287km of the national highway network in 2013-14, which grew to 97,991km … Continue reading “National highways to soon grow to 2,00,000km from 96,000km three years ago”

Sharaf Group boosts its investments in India’s logistics, infrastructure

UAE’s Sharaf Group will boost its investments in India’s logistics parks, infrastructure and food sectors as the country becomes more business-friendly for foreign investors. “We have presence in five logistics parks in India and plan to add 10 more cities. Our focus is infrastructure because India lags in this segment,” Sharaf said. The company has … Continue reading “Sharaf Group boosts its investments in India’s logistics, infrastructure”