India’s North South Transport Corridor (INSTC) will revive Latvian seaport for Indian exporters

India’s multi-modal logistics corridor will tap trade opportunities in Latvia, turning the tiny nations off the Baltic Sea into a gateway for Indian goods entering Northern Europe. The Mumbai-Tehran-Moscow pathway is said to rival the Suez Canal route as it facilitates faster, cheaper and safer cargo movement between Asia and Europe. Latvia’s largest seaport, Riga, … Continue reading “India’s North South Transport Corridor (INSTC) will revive Latvian seaport for Indian exporters”

Will Ford use augmented reality to design better cars with Mahindra?

Image by: Ford Authority Ford’s Detroit employees have been equipped with HoloLens – a Microsoft backed augmented reality technology designed specifically to enhance commercial and industrial operations. The holographic visor-like glasses allow Ford engineers and designers to stand before a clay car model and virtually superimpose 3-D vehicle elements. The overlaid designs allow multiple teams … Continue reading “Will Ford use augmented reality to design better cars with Mahindra?”

JSW Infrastructure to invest INR 7000 crore to increase cargo handling capacity

The multi-modal logistics giant of Sajjan Jindal-owned JSW Group, JSW Infrastructure, focuses on building connectivity through maritime infrastructural development as well as the establishment of airports, roads, railways, inland waterways, water treatment plants and special economic zones. The organisation plans to funnel sizable investments of INR 7000 crores or USD 1.07 billion to upgrade port … Continue reading “JSW Infrastructure to invest INR 7000 crore to increase cargo handling capacity”

Indo-Thai bilateral relations to further strengthen trade and logistics

Image by: Livemint Marking the 70th anniversary of India-Thailand bilateral relations, Thailand has proved to offer great opportunities for India as it boasts of well established global value chains, especially in manufacturing and services. India has also been pushing for maritime connectivity with ASEAN countries including Thailand to boost trade. India will deploy port facilities … Continue reading “Indo-Thai bilateral relations to further strengthen trade and logistics”