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May 17

The CEO Magazine

A leader in the landscape of Logistics Industry.

LCL Logistix houses unique employee centric policies to achieve sustainable growth.

The breakneck burgeoning of Indian economy has dynamized cut throat competition across every industry......................
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Dec 16

Outlook 17

Source : Maritime Gateway

Although statistically business and economic scenario in India looks lucrative every passing day, but figuratively; 2016 was a mixed bag of successes and distresses for us; broadly in accordance with the global shipping industry. LCL Logistix’s journey was collectively much better than its respective corresponding previous period.....................
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May 15

French firm CMA CGM buys strategic stake in LCL Logistix

Source : Live Mint

The CMA CGM Group, one of the worlds leading global container shipping companies, has announced that it has taken a strategic stake in the 25 year old company LCL Logistix, one of India's logistics leaders, via the group's subsidary CMA CGM LOG, specialised in freight forwarding and logistics solutions. CMA CGM LOG thus reinforces its position in India and will leverage LCL Logistix's India.....................
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Apr 15

CMA CGM Group acquires strategic stake in LCL Logistix via its subsidiary CMA CGM LOG

Source : Daily Shipping Times & Exim

The CMA CGM Group, one of the worlds leading global container shipping companies, has announced that it has taken a strategic stake in the 25 year old company LCL Logistix, one of India's logistics leaders, via the group's subsidary CMA CGM LOG, specialised in freight forwarding and logistics solutions. CMA CGM LOG thus reinforces its position in India and will leverage LCL Logistix's India.....................
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Apr 15

Tuscan ventures successfully exits LCL Logistix to CMA CGM group

Source : Daily Shipping Times & Exim

Tuscan ventures Pvt Ltd has successfully exited its entire holding in LCL Logistix India Pvt Ltd to CMA CGM LOG, the logistics arm of the France based CMA CGM Group. LCL Logistix is a successful exit for Tuscan Ventures in an industry in India that has traditionally been plagued by discussions around lack of scale, infrastructure and exits for investors. For Tuscan this is a vindication of its strategy in the India logistics oppourtunity, where one can build and scale a platform through adverse shipping cycles and..........
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Nov 13

Intermodal Freight Transportation

Source : Cargo Connect

"One of the biggest challenges would be the state of the infrastructure today, as the intermodal activity is based on fast switching of different infrastructure platform e.g. roads/highways, ports, airports, etc. India transportation sector is largely lagging as per the global standards and today its transportation cost is relatively on a higher side.
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Oct 13

LCL Logistix scoops the prestigious MALA Awards "Freight Forwarder of the Year"

Source : Cargo Connect & Indian Transport & Logistics News

The 4th Edition of All India, “Maritime And Logistics Awards 2013 (MALA)” ended with much fanfare and applauses on 6th September 2013 at Mumbai, where LCL Logistix (India) Pvt Ltd – one of the fastest growing integrated logistics brand in the Indian logistics & supply chain sector bagged the prestigious “Freight Forwarder of the Year” award.
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Jun 13

Freight Forwarding: "A Booming Sector"

Source : Cargo Connect

Today various overseas/international logistics companies have already entered in India and many are still scouting to carve out the share of the pie, becoming a part of India's growth story via making their presence here, they bring in with them the international best business practices and competition. Hence the need of the hour is acheiving dynamism at every step of the freight forwarding value chain rather than queuing up with the age old conventional freight forwarding mechanism.
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Apr 13

LCL Logistix announced India to Baltic/CIS Consolidation Services

Source : Exim

LCL Logistix (India) Private Limited announced a new Less than Container Load (LCL) group-age service from India to Baltic/Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS). The new service will be from Nhava Sheva on a weekly basis and aims at offering deliveries to the East European and CIS destinations. The countries which can be served through this unique product which is time efficient, regular & weekly on LCL (Less than Container Load) basis are.
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Mar 13

LCL Logistix's has strong foothold in sea container logistics

Source : Indian Transport & Logistics News

Shipping demand is related to world economic conditions and trade. The global containerised shipping and logistics industry is estimated to transport 80 percent of the world's freight by volume and 60 percent by value. It has spent the past two years at a major cross roads, where years of rapid growth appear to be at an end and future demand is contingent of going economic recovery. IMF has projected global trade to grow by 5.60 percent in 2013 also estimates say that the world container throughput will reach 1 billion TEU's.
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Growing by leaps & bounds

Source : Indian Transport & Logistics News

The widespread acceptance of container freight station (CFS) is evident from the current growth trend. However there are some issues prevalent that need to be addressed. Additionally the huge potential of containers in domestic railway haulage has set the stage for sustained growth in the Indian CFS business. To withstand the growth rate after liberalisation including international trade intermodal transportation has been an accepted practice in India. At the same time, it is considered to be the most suitable and convenient means of ensuring seamless logistics chain.
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LCL Logistix's Oceangate CFS received ISO 9001:2008 certification

Source : EXIM India, Daily Shipping Times

Ocean Gate Container Terminals Pvt. Ltd a venture of LCL Logistix has received the ISO 9001-2008 certification from Nimbus. (Nimbus Certifications Private Limited is a renowned name in the field of Management System Certifications aiming to facilitate in getting sustainable and competitive advantage through improved efficiency effectiveness and streamlined operations.) Oceangate CFS - state of art container freight station with latest infrastructure located at Panvel–Goa Highway.
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Feb 13

LCL Logistix opens it 3rd CFS at Haldia

Source : Sagar Sandesh, EXIM India, Daily Shipping Times

LCL Logistix has opened its 3rd container freight station (CFS) at Haldia West Bengal. Haldia CFS is the 3rd CFS in the queue of 2 existing CFS’s, strategically located contributing to the emerging trade & commerce in India. It is another milestone in the journey of LCL Logistix to its long drawn operational history in the logistic & supply chain Industry. It is a state of art CFS with latest infrastructure facilities firmly connecting the Port and the region.
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LCL Logistix bags "Achievement in Continuos Improvement" award at supply chain event

Source : EXIM India, Daily Shipping Times

LCL Logistix (India) Pvt Ltd – a familiar brand in the Indian logistics & supply chain sector has bagged one more acclamation into its long drawn operational history. The company recently awarded as winner at '2nd Asia Manufacturing Supply Chain Summit' in the category of 'Achievement in Continuous Improvement' held at “The Lalit Continental” Mumbai.
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Skill Enhancement – Key Factor for success

Source : CargoTalk

Indian logistics sector is unorganised and dominated by unskilled workforce at the ground level of the operational hierarchy.Designing and implementing the required training programmes will take time as the operational dynamism is extreme at these levels.
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Cautiously Positive about 2013

Source : Maritime Gateway

Founded in 1990, LCL Logistix is one of Asia's fastest growing, integerated end-to-end logistics company and supply chain solution provider. The company aims to create an international, service oriented, asset heavy logistics business, which will provide end-to-end supply chain solutions to global and Indian corporates across the entire transport cycle.
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Nov 12

Growth driven - Modest beginning to one of the largest player

Source : Business Magazine

There are few unlisted logistics companies in India that can claim to have a top line of over Rs 500 crore. In an Indian market of predominantly small-scale unorganised logistics businesses, LCL Logistix has grown many folds in a short span since its inception in 1998.With its turnover clocking over Rs 625 crore in 2011-12, one suspects it could well go public once IPO prospects improve.
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Oct 12

At LCL our strength is perfect, operation is smooth

Source : Indian Transport & Logistics News

Indian logistics sector is unorganised and dominated by unskilled workforce at the ground level of the operational hierarchy.Designing and implementing the required training programmes will take time as the operational dynamism is extreme at these levels.
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LCL Air - Air Logistics Re-defined

Source : ACAAI News Bureau

LCL Air the air freight division of LCL Logistix (India) Pvt Ltd. Headquartered in Mumbai, its core service offering includes tailor made global supply chain management and freight forwarding solutions. LCL Logistix is one of the fastest growing end to end global logistics solutions providers, having a wide presence at all the stages of logistics value chain.
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India is placed on fast track of logistics

Source : Indian Transport & Logistics News

India's steady and strong growth story is now well known. With India consistantly reportingGDP growth rate of over 8 percent in much of the last decade and consumer spending growth of over 12 percent per year. Indian logistics industry has been registering rapid expansion. It is estimated to be around USD 90 billion at present and projected to grow at 8 to 9 percent per annum consistently over this decade.
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May 12

"No Recession here says FPS Partner"

Source : Freight Business Journal

If the world is in recession, there is no sign of it in the Indian Freight Forwarding Industry, Says Mr. Unni NairThe chairman of LCL Logistix, the local partner of FPS (and one of the global networks longest-standing members)says that there are plenty of opportunities for forwarding business in this country.
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Jul 10

LCL Logistix offers 21st century infrastructure to customers

Source : Indian Transport & Logistics News

Having successfully re-inventing cargo forwarding, custom clearing, projects handling, logistics, warehousing and supply chain management during the past two decades, the productivity of LCL Group being offered to customers through its infrastructure and logistics channels, is advancing to the 21st century world standards. The application of the Groups functioning at all its port-related state of the art facilities are improving.
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Jan 10

The age of sector - agnostic VCs will end

Source : Economic Times

Tuscan Ventures is a fund focused on logistics and transportation and has picked up minority stakes in companies where it plays strategic and advisory roles. LCL Logistix which I think has the potential to be the next Allcargo, LCL Logistix has very large forwarding business and is now moving into infrastructure. They have one container freight station at Pipavav another building at Mumbai and planning a third in Haldia.
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Mar 08

LCL Groups CFS "Logix Park" near Pipavav Port inaugurated

Source : Maritime India

In a latest major development in India's logistic sector, LCL Groups Logix Park most modern container freight station (CFS) "Logix Park" was inaugurated on March 14, 2008 near Pipavav Port by theGroups Chairman & Managing Director.
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"Logix Park" inauguration photo feature

Source : Maritime India

Logix Park is our latest initiatives and 1st major investment by LCL Group which is in line with ourGroups focus to provide world class facilities to India's EXIM trade. The CFS is developed with forward foresight for future expansion in line with rapid growth of India's international trade.
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Press Release

Aug 16

LCL Logistix (India) Private Limited – chosen as "Emerging Logistics Service Provider – Surface"

LCL Logistix (India) Private Limited – chosen as "Emerging Logistics Service Provider – Surface" at "India cargo awards – west & south” held at "Novotel" Pune. The ceremony was organized by DDPL – one of the prevalent media house, supported by "Ministry of civil aviation (GoI)" and endorsed by ACAAI, FFFAI, EICI, FIEO, DACAAI....
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Apr 15

The CMA CGM Group acquires a strategic stake in LCL Logistix, a logistics leader in India, via its subsidiary CMA CGM Log

The CMA CGM Group increases its presence in a high growth country
The Group’s subsidiary CMA CGM Log accelerates its development.

The CMA CGM Group, one of the world’s leading global containers shipping companies, is pleased to announce that it took a strategic stake in the 25-years old company LCL Logistix, one of India’s logistics leaders, via the Group’s subsidiary specialized in freight forwarding and logistics solutions.

CMA CGM Log reinforces its position in India and will leverage LCL Logistix’s Indian network as well as its presence in Canada, in the United States and in East Africa to accelerate its development. Thanks to this strategic stake, CMA CGM Log expands both its product offering and its geographic coverage, including in emerging countries where logistics solutions demand is high.

Created in 2001, CMA CGM Log is the CMA CGM Group’s subsidiary specialized in freight forwarding and logistics solutions. Its 500 experts offer logistics solutions that are complementary to maritime services in 32 countries, including air freight, multimodal transport, custom clearance, warehousing and distribution… After a sustained growth in 2014 and the opening of offices in 6 new countries, CMA CGM Log accelerates its development in 2015.

LCL Logistix is a freight forwarding leader in India based in Mumbai. LCL revenues amounted to circa USD 120 million for the fiscal year 2014. Present across India, LCL Logistix also operates 3 CFS in strategic locations: in Nhava Sheva, where CMA CGM has vessels calling, in Haldia (West Bengal) and in Pipavav (Gujarat). As a logistics specialist, LCL Logistix has a 25-years old expertise and a 42 office network in India and abroad. In order to pursue the company’s development, its management team will be maintained.

Mathieu Friedberg, Vice President Freight forwarding and Logistics activities: “by taking this stake, CMA CGM Log improves its logistics offer and has LCL Logistix benefit from its international network. 2015 will see CMA CGM Log’s development accelerate thanks to the new synergies generated by this investment, but also with the implementation of CMA CGM Log in 12 new countries”.

About CMA CGM

CMA CGM, founded and led by Jacques R. Saadé is the world’s third largest and France’s top container shipping company.

Its 445 vessels call more than 400 ports in the world, on all 5 continents. In 2014, they carried 12.2 million TEUs (twenty-foot equivalent units).

CMA CGM has grown continuously, and has been constantly innovating to offer its clients new sea, land and logistics solutions.

With a presence in 150 countries, through its 655 agencies network, the Group employs 20,000 people worldwide, including 2,400 in its headquarter in Marseilles.


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Oct 13

LCL Logistix scoops the prestigious MALA Awards "Freight Forwarder of the Year"

The 4th Edition of All India, “Maritime And Logistics Awards 2013 (MALA)” ended with much fanfare and applauses on 6th September 2013 at Mumbai, where LCL Logistix (India) Pvt Ltd – one of the fastest growing integrated logistics brand in the Indian logistics & supply chain sector bagged the prestigious “Freight Forwarder of the Year” award.
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Aug 13

LCL Logistix incorporates one more subsidiary in East Africa

LCL Logistix has incorporated a new subsidiary entity "LCL Logistix (Tanzania) Limited" in Tanzania - East Africa.
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Apr 13

LCL Logistix announced India to Baltic/CIS Consolidation Services

LCL Logistix (India) Private Limited announced a new Less than Container Load (LCL) group-age service from India to Baltic/Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS). The new service will be from Nhava Sheva on a weekly basis and aims at offering deliveries to the East European and CIS destinations. The countries which can be served through this unique product which is time efficient, regular & weekly on LCL (Less than Container Load) basis.
Read More

Mar 13

LCL Logistix's Oceangate CFS received ISO 9001:2008 certification

Ocean Gate Container Terminals Pvt. Ltd a venture of LCL Logistix has received the ISO 9001-2008 certification from Nimbus. (Nimbus Certifications Private Limited is a renowned name in the field of Management System Certifications aiming to facilitate in getting sustainable and competitive advantage through improved efficiency effectiveness and streamlined operations.) Oceangate CFS - state of art container freight station with latest infrastructure located at Panvel–Goa Highway.
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Feb 13

LCL Logistix Tuticorin bagged "Best Freight Forwarder" award

It gives us great pleasure to inform you that LCL Logistix Tuticorin has bagged the “Best Freight Forwarder” award during a recently concluded Vendor meet organised by Sterlite Industries.The trophy was handed over to Mr. Kingston Vijendran, Mr. Anto Paul Judas and Mr. Mahalingam by Mr. Suresh Bose, Associate Vice President - HR of Sterlite Industries, amid much fanfare and applause.
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Jan 13

LCL Logistix bagged "Achievement in Continuos Improvement"

LCL Logistix (India) Pvt Ltd – a familiar brand in the Indian logistics & supply chain sector has bagged one more acclamation into its long drawn operational history. The company recently awarded as winner at “2nd Asia Manufacturing Supply Chain Summit” in the category of “Achievement in Continuous Improvement” held at “The Lalit Continental” Mumbai.
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Dec 12

LCL Logistix opens it 3rd CFS at Haldia

LCL Logistix has opened its 3rd container freight station (CFS) at Haldia West Bengal. Haldia CFS is the 3rd CFS in the queue of 2 existing CFS’s, strategically located contributing to the emerging trade & commerce in India.It is another milestone in the journey of LCL Logistix to its long drawn operational history in the logistic & supply chain Industry. It is a state of art CFS with latest infrastructure facilities firmly connecting the Port and the region.
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Jan 12

OCTPL Celebrates its first anniversary

On the completion of its one year of operations, OCTPL celebrates its First Anniversary with much fan fare. The event was conducted at the Four Points Sheraton - Navi Mumbai. During the event key customers of OCTPL were felicitated.The event was covered by the shipping press fraternity. Pictures of their coverage have been attached below.
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Dec 11

LCL wins the coveted Samudhra Manthan Award for Fastest Growing LCL Consolidator

The IOML awards, known as Samudra Manthan (churning of the sea), was presented to LCL acknowledging it as the Fastest Growing LCL Consolidator in the region for the year 2011. The winners of the awards were recognised by an eminent jury comprising of industry stalwarts. This is by no means a small achievement and the credit for wining the award goes to the employees of LCL Logistix.
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Jul 10

LCL Logistix opens its 2nd CFS - Oceangate Container Terminal Pvt Ltd (OCTPL)

LCL Logistix today launched its Container Freight Station at Nhava Sheva, Ocean Gate Container Terminals Pvt. Ltd. The facility is located about 22 km from the container terminal at Nhava Sheva on the Mumbai–Goa Road.This is LCL Logistix’s second CFS, the first being Logix Park which was launched in March 2008 in Pipavav.The state of the art CFS provides all storage and service facilities to businesses, including warehousing, container parking, storage of reefer cargo, hazardous cargo handling, container repairs and maintenance, packaging of cargo, labelling, and other logistics services under one roof.
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Mar 08

LCL Logistix opens 17 acres Logix Park (CFS) at Port of Pipavav

LCL Logistix is investing in infrastructure to drive Indian business growth. The Container Freight Station, Logix Park, is near to the port and offers a variety of facilities to domestic and international businesses bringing sizeable advantages to the customer. The LCL Logix Park Facility is spread over 17 acres of land and offers 6,500 sq m of warehousing space in addition to the yard capacity of 5,000 TEUs. The yard is equipped with 25 reefer plug points, and the CFS also has an administrative building with 15,000 sq ft of office space available to facilitators.
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