The government has accorded top priority to development of river channels for freight movement to reduce logistics cost and make it competitive.
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Till date the share of inland waterways in the total modal mix of transportation is less than 2 per cent. The main reason for this minuscule portion is
By Rajiv Sinha, professor and head, department of earth sciences, IIT Kanpur
Rivers, particularly large river systems, constitute one of the most fundamental life support systems that have sustained civilisations; and are projected to be a critical determinant for the future sustenance
By Jaideep Ghosh, partner & head, transport & logistics, KPMG in India
India has nearly 14 500 km of navigable inland waterways. Of this 5 200 km (36 per cent) of major rivers and 485 km (3 per cent) of
By Rajorshi Roy, head, transportation and logistics, Centrum Infrastructure Advisory
As the Indian economy looks to revive through various government initiatives and regulatory changes, it is imperative that the logistics sector evolves into a more dynamic service industry. The
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