Category: Rail Logistics

36 pc drop in Railways cargo in early April due to Covid-19

The national lockdown has a huge impact on the Indian Railways’ business in April, where it has registered a 36 per cent drop in year-on-year ... Read More

Railways offers incentives to freight customers

Considering the pandemic Covid-19, Indian Railways has further announced a slew of incentives for freight customers. The incentives will make customers register their demands for ... Read More

Due to Covid-19, Railways misses freight loading target by 15 million tonnes

Indian Railways, which was on its way till February to not just meet but surpass its freight loading target, will end 2019-20 with 15.7 million ... Read More

India and Russia forging ahead with cargo rail link

India and Russia are forging ahead with a planned rail link that transits through Iran. This follows a service agreement between Concor and RZD Logistics ... Read More

Concor in pact with Russia’s RZD for single invoice cargo transport

Container Corporation of India (Concor) and RZD Logistics JSC (Russian Railways) has signed a service agreement to transport cargo between India and Russia using a ... Read More

Concor to start shipping service linking Chennai and Dhaka this month

State-run Container Corporation of India Ltd (Concor) will start coastal shipping services in the next few days on the country’s eastern coast, linking Chennai Port ... Read More

Indian Railways to develop refrigerated services

Rail freight forms a key part of the government’s plan to raise incomes in the food sector by developing a national supply chain for the ... Read More

Samba to get first railway freight in J&K

The railway station in the Samba district will soon have a freight terminal, the first-of-its-kind in Jammu and Kashmir, having the capacity to move 6,000 ... Read More

First export train flagged off by Ahmedabad Railways Division

Gateway Rail Freight, a subsidiary of Gateway Distriparks has started Inland Container Depot (ICD) operations at Viramgam near Ahmedabad Gujarat from July 26, 2019. The ... Read More

Railways seeks cabinet nod to build 3 freight corridors at Rs 3 tn

The railways ministry has sought the approval of the Union cabinet to build three new dedicated freight corridor (DFC) networks at a total investment of ... Read More