Trends in logistics technology that we will see on Indian roads within the next five years

Unless you’ve been living under a tyre, you heard (and maybe seen) the billions of VC dollars poured into the Indian logistics main engines – trucking and warehousing. But what is the output from these investments and what is the sort of mileage that we should expect from this additive to the Indian trucking, logistics … Continue reading “Trends in logistics technology that we will see on Indian roads within the next five years”

Commercial transport vehicles facing heat in India

Commercial vehicles are vehicles engaged in the transport of goods and people, whether vans, coaches, or private buses. The commercial vehicles industry has recently been under a lot of heat pushing them toward taking a hard stand. The All India Motor Transport Congress (AIMTC) sent out a clarion call for all goods vehicles to remain … Continue reading “Commercial transport vehicles facing heat in India”

Can you get away without an e-way bill?

Indian courier delivery services company, Gati got themselves into a bit of trouble recently by failing to adhere to the norms of the e-way bill. The bill was passed as part of the GST program to assist in tracking trucks and cargo being transported around the country. What is an e-way bill? The e-way bill … Continue reading “Can you get away without an e-way bill?”

A basic overview of the logistics scene and commodity prices in India

India is constantly progressing as a country and the Government is working very hard on pushing for constant advancements on every front. The recent past has seen improvements in the logistics sector with the finalisation of the infrastructure status. India receiving the infrastructure status open big doors for the logistics sector since it covers cold … Continue reading “A basic overview of the logistics scene and commodity prices in India”

The fluctuating prices of Indian road and rail transportation for the upcoming financial year.

Recently, India has seen a bunch of changes taking place in the logistics and freight space. The Government just mentioned that they are planning on increasing the amount that travellers from cities would have to spend if they are using national and state highways. This would automatically increase the prices of essential commodities being brought … Continue reading “The fluctuating prices of Indian road and rail transportation for the upcoming financial year.”