Indian Raliways launches Kisan Rail to ensure seamless supply chain

Indian Railways has started the 'Kisan Rail' initiative under which the first train from Devlali to Danapur has been flagged off by Union Minister of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare, Rural Development and Panchyati Raj, Narendra Singh Tomar and Minister of Railways and Commerce & Industry, Piyush Goyal. The t...Read more

FACT begins coastal shipping of fertilizers

Shipping of fertilizers to the East and the West Coast of the country has commenced by the Fertilizers & Chemicals Travancore Limited (FACT), a PSU under the Ministry of Chemicals & Fertilizers. FACT has adopted Coastal Shipping as a new mode of transport for uninterrupted supply of fertilizers t...Read more

Snowman Logistics records revenue of Rs 55.12 crores in Q1 FY 20-21  

    During the quarter ended June 30, 2020, Snowman Logistics Ltd recorded a Revenue of Rs 55.12 Crores against Rs 62.07 Crores in Q1 FY19-20. The decline in revenue was attributable to the disruption in road transport due to migration of drivers, however the warehousing occupancy of the company increa...Read more

Rwanda focuses on sustainable cooling & cold chain

A new African Centre of Excellence for sustainable cooling and cold chain based in Kigali will help get farmers’ produce to market quickly and efficiently thereby creating jobs, reducing food waste and increasing profits. It has been inspired by the University of Rwanda’s existing Africa Centre of Exce...Read more

Snowman Logistics expands more warehousing capacity with GDL & ALL  

    Gateway Distriparks (“GDL”) and Adani logistics Limited (“ALL”) have resolved their disputes mutually in context to Snowman Logistics share purchase by Adani Logistic Limited. Gateway Distriparks Limited (“GDL”) had initiated arbitration proceeding against Adani ...Read more

Snowman Logistics records revenue of RS 60.98 crores in FY20  

  During the quarter ended March 31, 2020, Snowman Logistics Ltd recorded a revenue of INR. 60.98 Crores as against INR. 59.80 Crores for the same period in the previous year. EBITDA decreased to INR. 15.39 Crores from INR. 16.67 Crores for the same period in the previous year, PBT decreased to INR. (1.34) C...Read more

 DIAL exports mangoes from Lucknow to Dubai under Krishi Udan Scheme  

     The Delhi International Airport Ltd-run IGIA has emerged as a hub for agricultural perishables. In a statement, DIAL said that it has facilitated the export of the season’s first consignment of mangoes from Lucknow to Dubai.  "The consignment of 3 metric tonnes of mangoes, brought...Read more

Adani Agri Logistics dispatches 30,000 tonnes food grains for PMGKAY  

 Adani Agri Logistics Limited (AALL), a part of the Adani Ports and Special Economic Zones Ltd, has facilitated the dispatch of 30,000 tonnes of foodgrains during the lockdown. This is equivalent to feeding over 60 lakh people across different states in India like Tamil Nadu, Karnataka, Maharashtra, Bengal, e...Read more

Loadshare Networks raises Rs 100 cr in Series-B funding

Logistics platform Loadshare Networks has raised Rs 100 crore in Series-B funding from investors led by Beenext, with participation from the CDC Group of Britain and existing investors like Matrix Partners India, Stellaris Venture Partners and Alteria Capital. The startup will utilise the funds to expand its netw...Read more

Bayer partners with AgroStar to deliver products to farmers during lockdown

Agri major Bayer on Monday said it has tied up with Pune-based e-commerce firm AgroStar to deliver its products like seeds and pesticides to farmers in view of the nationwide lockdown. "Under the partnership, farmers can order Bayer’s seeds and crop protection products for their entire crop lifecycle and re...Read more

Indigo offers transportation hotline assistance to all growers during COVID-19  

    Indigo Agriculture, a company dedicated to harnessing nature to help farmers sustainably feed the planet, expands its support for growers, buyers, and carriers to help them manage their business with confidence during COVID-19. The additional measures include a transportation logistics support hotl...Read more

Govt includes Snowman Logistics under “Essential Services”

As per regulation 30 of LODR, the business of Snowman Logistics Limited (Snowman) is considered under the ‘essential services’ category as per the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA), and accordingly all the warehouses of the Company are functional and fully operational. The Company remains committed to pro...Read more