Snowman Logistics ramps up operations to meet home delivery demand amidst the lock down  

     Snowman Logistics has announced that the company is running their operations 24x7 as cold storage warehousing and transportation are under essential services notified by the Government of India to meet the demand for home delivery of food, medicines and essential goods amidst the lockdown. Th...Read more

Maersk announces waiver of detention charges on import shipments till April 7  

 Maersk, the world’s biggest container shipping company, has announced waiver of container detention charges on all its import shipments into India till April 7. This comes after the Government imposed a three weeks nationwide lockdown to check the spread of Coronavirus. The move has disrupted trade. &...Read more

Global e-commerce giant ties up Snowman Logistics for delivery of FMCG perishables

Global e-commerce giant has partnered with Snowman Logistics for the delivery of FMCG perishables including vegetables, fruits, eggs, frozen food and groceries.  A pilot project in stealth mode was launched in Mumbai late last year with Western Maharashtra as the focus. As part of the pilot, Snowman Logistic...Read more

Maersk launches new India-Europe cold chain for Grape export

Maersk, a leading global integrated container logistics company, has recently started end-to-end cold chain logistics solution for its customers exporting grapes from Nashik and Sangli to North Europe. With this new offering, Maersk is enabling the exporters from the region to supply high quality Indian grapes to ...Read more

Lightbox leads $32 Mn investment in WayCool Foods

WayCool Foods has raised $32 Mn in a combination of equity and debt in its Series C round. The round was led by Lightbox and saw participation of FMO, the Dutch entrepreneurial development bank, as well as its current investor LGT Lightstone Aspada. The company has also partnered with InnoVen Capital to raise ven...Read more

Agritech Leap India raises INR164 Crore in Series B round of funding

Coimbatore based Agritech and logistics firm Leap India Food and Logistics Pvt. Ltd. had recently announced that it has raised INR. 164 crore in Series B funding from the Danish SDG Investment Fund and Neev Fund. Leap India said in a statement that the Danish SDG Investment fund is a fund that is managed by Invest...Read more

An effective Agri-Logistics infrastructure which will help strengthening e-NAM for the farmers: Naendra Singh Tomar

The Ministry for Agriculture and Farmers Welfare organized the first National consultative workshop on Strengthening Agri- Logistics in e-National Agriculture Market (e-Nam) in New Delhi recently. Speaking on the occasion Union Minister for Agriculture and Farmers Welfare Narendra Singh Tomar said that agriculture...Read more

APEDA sends the first trial shipment of vegetables by sea route from Varanasi to Dubai.  

 Agricultural and Processed Food Products Export Development Authority (APEDA) in its endeavour to promote exports from agriculture produce rich regions of India has sent the first trial shipment of vegetables by sea route from Varanasi to Dubai. The first trial shipment of one container of fresh vegetables w...Read more

Global Agricultural Packaging and Logistics Market 2019 Industry Analysis

      According to the latest report of  Wiseguyreports.Com , Global Market of the Agricultural Packaging and Logistics records to be moving at a higher positive side in the year 2019.The Agricultural Packaging and Logistics refers to the Packaging, export, and import of goods worldwide...Read more

UAE to invest USD 7 billion in Indian food sector

 “UAE entities are expected to invest up to USD 7 billion in India's food sector in the next three years as part of the UAE-India food corridor project that aims to secure the UAE's food security” , said  Commerce Minister Piyush Goyal in recent visit of UAE . These entities, coordinated by ...Read more

Cargill enters into a strategic partnership with Maersk

Cargill and Maersk Tankers announce a strategic partnership that will improve flexibility for customers and reduce fuel consumption and emissions, whilst having a positive impact on time-charter-equivalent earnings for partners. Cargill will enter its MR fleet into the existing Maersk Tankers MR pool, creating a n...Read more