Tuesday, 7 April 2020

Handling of Imported Air Cargo In India

It is really important for every importers and air freight forwarders to manage proper handling of air cargo imported in India. Followings are the important things which have to keep in mind when you are using airways to import in India.

  • consignments are arrives and intimation about its arrival is given by airline/break bulk agent by using cargo arrival notice and importar has to obtain the delivery order from airlines.
  • Submitting a bill of entry on the electronic data interchange from Customs House Agent (CHA) and finalised bill of entry print out received for payment of duty.
  • After payment of duty, the location of cargo is given by Airport Authority of India and goods produced for examination by the customs inspector. Goods are examined by customs. Out of charge is given both on EDI as well as on the hard copy.
  • The Airport Authority of India's dues, challan-cum-gate pass are obtained and the payment is made.
  • The gate pass is presented for delivery of goods obtained.

These are the process to follow to arrivals of air cargo for clearance. The clearance of cargo is highly skilled process and lots of rules has to followed. these rules and process has to be complete step wise and finally you will get proper clearance of your air cargos.

Sunday, 23 February 2020

Handling of Export Cargo From India by Air

It is really important for every exporters and air freight forwarders ti manage proper handling of air cargo exported from India. Followings are the important things which have to keep in mind when you are using airways to export from India.

Lufthansa Cargo Plane is just waiting to fill up the cargo

  • Submission of export documents with customs fro procession. One copy of GR1 form along with a copy each of other documents are detached and kept by the customs. 
  • Documents are properly entered in the computer.
  • Check-list which has to be obtained from system after verifying the adequacy of the documents and the shipping bill numbers obtained.
  • Goods has to be taken into The Airport Authority of India terminal for examination, then obtained Export Order from the customs.
  • After this location will be allotted and the goods has to be handed over to the Airport Authority of India.
  • It is important that documents are handed over the shipper.
  • The export promotion copy of the shipping bill has to be obtained from customs and sent it to the shipper within a week of the date of shipment.

These are the process which has to be followed by every exporter or air freight agents for exporting goods from India by airways. 

Tuesday, 4 February 2020

India Ranked 63rd in Ease of Doing Business 2020

In latest World Bank report released just now for the year of 2020 India ranked 63rd position for ease of doing business among all 190 countries. India improved its position by 14 steps. India is among those top 10 nations which has improved its position with high number of steps.
India has improved its position very high in many areas for doing business regarding with last year. You can understand it with this chart.

India has moved 14 places to be 63rd among 190 nations in the World Bank’s ease of doing business ranking released on Thursday on the back of multiple economic reforms by the Narendra Modi government. However, it failed to achieve government's target of being at 50th place.

The sharp rise in the ranking underscores the reformist credentials of the Narendra Modi-led National Democratic Alliance (NDA) government and may help the country lure multinational companies, looking at alternatives to China for investment amid Beijing’s trade war with the US.

Last year, India jumped 23 places to reach 77th position. In five years of the Modi government, India’s ranking has improved 79 places - to 63 in 2019 from 142 in 2014 - a record for a major economy.

“Despite some challenges in the implementation of the reform—particularly regarding court operations and the application of the law by multiple stakeholders—the number of reorganizations in India has been gradually increasing. As a result, reorganization has become the most likely procedure for viable companies as measured by Doing Business, increasing the overall recovery rate from 27 to 72 cents on the dollar," the World Bank said.
The main significant improvement in ranking was in trading across borders. India’s ranking for cross-border trade improved by 66 places to 80. That’s because of various initiatives taken to reduce the time and cost to export goods.
GST makes a vital role for improvement of India’s ranking in Ease of Doing Business.
India has improved its rank by 66 positions in the last three years, and 79 positions in the last four years (2014-19).
Now below are the list of BRICS nations ranking in Ease of Doing Business.
  1. Russia- 28th
  2. China- 31st
  3. India- 63rd
  4. South Africa-84th
  5. Brazil-124th
Finally we can say that our job is half done and we have to do more and more to improve our ranking in Ease of Doing Business. But we are in the right way and doing it very fast this fast action and right path will bring success for us and soon India will be in the top 50 nation for Ease of Doing Business.
Data Source World Bank Doing Business 2020

Monday, 18 June 2018

Careers in Logistics

A webinar was organized by us on YouTube Live. In this webinar we will discuss about different careers in the field of Logistics and also discuss about how it is easy to become an independent logistics professionals. How the short skill development courses of Join Study will help you.
You already know that people are always trying to join IT, Software and other Engineering sectors they also thinking for Product and marketing Management fields. But what are the great chances for career growth in Logistics sector is discussed here in this webinar. Here is a complete video of this webinar for our blog readers and public.

Tuesday, 27 March 2018

Mandatory Deceleration For Imports In India

There ware a public notification issued by Commissioner of Customs, India on the date of 7th March 2018 and notification no is 33/2018. By this notification it is "Mandatory Deceleration of GSTIN, IEC and E-mail address of importer to be included in the Bill of Lading obtained by Shipper.
This notification will be effective from 1st of April 2018.

It is important for Importer that they have to inform all the related details to their Exporters at abroad to incorporated these information and details in the Bill of Lading issued at the time of booking for the related consignments.

  • GSTIN:-GST Identification Number of Importer
  • IEC:-Import and Export Code of Importer
  • E-mail Id:- Official and Legal E-mail Id of Importer
There are some reasons to be issued this notification. It is due to hazardous waste in the ports. many hazardous and restricted items were imported by the name of some importers and never cleared the consignments. These uncleared consignments with restricted and hazardous attitude are become a dangerous liability and problems for ports and customs authorities. 
To be kill this type of practices the Commissioner of Costumes, India has issued this notification. 

Wednesday, 21 March 2018

Packing principles relating to cargo in containers

Packaging is an important part for logistics. It is a big topic for study about the packing principles relating to cargo in containers. in this topic we will discuss about all important packing principles regarding this. Principles regarding stowing of all cargo into the containers is also plays an important role in logistics performance. It is important to know that how to restrain the cargo and also about the shorting, lashing, wedging and locking. Below is the slide shows, In this slide shows you will all the related discussion in details. this slide sows provide you a better concept regarding the packing principles relating to cargo in containers. Please see the slide shows below.

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