• JNPT: Terminal operation Normal
  • NSICT: Terminal operation  normal
  • GTI:  Terminal operations Normal
  • Operations wise terminals running smoothly.
  • Major shipping lines like MSC, CMA and Maersk / Safmarine are not accepting booking due to container shortages.
  • Most shipping lines are asking to book two weeks in advance and  not accepting heavy cargo.


  • 1st April considered new financial year in India.  Most airlines already announced rate increase.
  • Most carriers are overbooked causing long waiting time for loading cargo.
  • There are also delays at trans-shipment ports.
  • Transit time for Lille especially is affected and taking 2 – 3 days more due congestion transshipment.


  • 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 3-4 days to Mundra port
  • Pipavav: Getting normal slowly – Containers taking min 3-4 days i/o 4-5 days to rail out for import shipments.
  • ICD : TUGHLAKABAD (TKD) – Gating In of FCL & LCL slow since carting is restricted to 80 per day  and cargo offloading  at night due to this long waiting time for truckers.
  • CMA is having equipment shortage for Food grade containers for rice stuffing.
  • Due to container shortage CMA CGM is not releasing the booking for Port Louis


  • Most of the airlines are going full and over booked CARGO for France /some other destinations of Europe and  need 4-5 advance booking.
  • AIR INDIA having cargo backlog and accepting cargo on advance booking  basis. FUEL surcharge increased.
  • 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.
  • Evergreen – Stop service from Tuticorin to Port Louis presently.
  • Ex. Chennai :  Some carriers like PIL, MOL, MSC informed that there are congestion at Singapore for Africa sector expecting minimum one week rollover presently


Chennai :

  • Some Air Lines like SV/ EY / AF / AI – Flights full for next 2
  • 3 days, All are requesting advance booking for space allocation.


  • Airport is under NORMAL.