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The focus of the May-June issue of Indian Transport and Logistics News (ITLN) is the concept of speed to market. In the cover story, Surya Kannoth reveals how the air express industry has dramatically changed over the years. People in the air cargo industry claim that the express sector of the air cargo market has grown faster and has introduced more innovative methods of delivery. In a special feature on online trade, PC Sharma, CEO of TCI XPS talks about how e-commerce is getting prominence with rising internet penetration and mobile usage in India. According to him, there is a huge potential for growth not just for e-retailers but for all allied sectors even though reduced margins puts a serious pressure on cost side. ITLN’s Jasleen Kaur explores air cargo terminals, where players such as Airports Authority of India, Celebi and Cargo Service Centre are playing a vital role in changing its dynamics. The government has announced significant investment for ramping up development of air cargo terminals. Read about the growth of Indian container traffic, which has outpaced global growth rates, thus increasing India’s share in global container trade. The study conducted by KPMG based on industry reports and analysis says the container traffic in the country has grown at a CAGR of 15 percent as compared to eight percent globally. Take a look at Jasleen Kaur’s feature on how efficient utilization of IT systems in the logistics industry is the need of the hour to cope up with the emerging market demands and consumer preferences. Finally, read about the recent news developments in India’s transportation and logistics industry.
Indian Transport & Logistics News (ITLN) magazine is one of a kind media venture in India to create a high quality communication platform for both users and logistics service providers to interact and also fill the void of an authentic analytical logistics magazine in India. ITLN is the flagship magazine of The Chartered Institute of Logistics & Transport (CILT) India, with a membership of 35,000 CILT members worldwide. Contents include coverage of air, sea, and road & rail transport in general/bulk cargo.