• JNPT: Terminal operation Normal
  • NSICT: Terminal operation  normal
  • GTI:  Terminal operations Normal
  • Operations wise terminals running smoothly.
  • Forwarders as well as coloaders are facing difficulty in getting bookings from shipping lines. For co-loaders this is affecting LCL shipments.  Most major co-loaders, like
  • All cargo, EMU Lines and CP World are not able to close their boxes despite of having cargo in hand.
  • Major shipping lines like MSC, CMA and Maersk / Safmarine are not accepting booking due to container shortages.  Some lines are providing booking but not for current but next vessels.
  • APL announced that they will apply GRI from mid March at USD 200 / 20’ & USD 400 / 40’.
  • Monday 17th March is a is a custom’s holiday in Mumbai and Delhi, South India functioning normally.


  • Backlog at Mumbai air cargo complex causing 1 – 2 days delay in loading cargo.


  • ICD FARIDABAD: Rail movement normal
  • CFS PATPARGANJ: Rail movement normal
  • ICD DADRI: Rail movement normal
  • ICD Loni: 3-4 days pendency for railing to Mumbai port and 5-6 days to Mundra port
  • Pipavav: Pendency – Containers taking min 4-5 days to rail out to Delhi


  • ICD : TUGHLAKABAD (TKD) – Gating in of FCL & LCL slow since carting is restricted to only 80 during the day and no carting at night and this results in long waiting time for truckers.
  • CMA is having equipment shortage at Loni for Food grade containers for rice stuffing.
  • BEN  has stopped the service to TAMATAVE port for the time being.


  • Most of the airlines are going full and over booked CARGO for and some other destinations of Europe need advance booking with airlines.
  • AIR INDIA having cargo backlog and accepting cargo on advance booking  basis.
  • Some airlines had increased the rates and we are expecting that other airlines will also increased the rates in the coming weeks


  • Chennai and Tuticorin Port going smoothly operational wise, no issue reported yet.
  • 20’ & 40’HQ container Equipment shortage in Tuticorin Port with carrier like: BEN LINE/ HANJIN / K-LINE on priority wise they are allotting the container depend upon availability.
  • Next week mother vessel Ex. Colombo have enough space situation becoming normal.
  • Chennai Seaport  Normal at this point in time.


  • Chennai & Bangalore – Airport is under NORMAL.