Tagged: Kolkata

6 lakh trucks off road in Bengal, export-import hit 0

6 lakh trucks off road in Bengal

The perishable goods and export-import business was hit as nearly six lakh trucks remained off road in West Bengal following an indefinite strike called by the truck owners and operators on Monday. Kolkata: The...

Truck cos report 30% drop in monthly revenue in June 0

Truck cos report 30% drop in monthly revenue

Despite extra liquidity available with financers, there is lack of reliable fleet owners with dependable cash flows to take the truck finance. Chennai: Truck operators are reporting a 25%-30% drop in monthly revenue with truck fleet...

KPT should develop separate Dock System: Assocham paper 0

KPT should develop separate Dock System

The paper also suggested that since KPT does not permit transhipment cargo, thus either Dhamra Port or Ennore Port should be developed as transhipment ports. Kolkata Port Trust (KPT) should develop separate Dock System...

Bharatmala 2.0 to focus on expressways, add 4000 km greenfield roads 0

Bharatmala focus on expressways, add 4000km

Govt targets building 4000 km greenfield roads & 3000 km expressways under Bharatmala 2.0 programme. Higher speed limit maximum of 120 kmph on expressways. NEW DELHI: The next phase of highway development in India...

Cargo Traffic at major ports up 3.77% to 519 mt during Apr-Dec 2018 0

Cargo traffic at major ports up 3.77%

The 12 major ports handle about 61 per cent of the country’s total cargo traffic. The country’s 12 major ports recorded a 3.77 per cent growth in cargo traffic during April-December 2018 at 518.64...

Diesel price continues to rise, Petrol stagnant 0

Diesel price continues to rise

Meanwhile, the Diesel price across the four metropolitan cities remained stagnant. New Delhi: Fuel prices continued its upward march on Monday, with diesel prices surging by 8 paise and 9 paise in four metropolitan cities. While...