GST and its impact on Logistics

GST and its impact on Logistics

The logistics industry in India was estimated to be worth USD 130 billion and has been growing at a steady rate. While the logistics sector could be among the primary bottlenecks in driving economic growth, it will also act as a catalyst to realizing India’s manufacturing and eCommerce dream for the coming decade. Logistics companies in India have evolved over the years from being mere […]

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What is GST?

What is GST?

1) What are GST,CGST, SGST and IGST? India is a federal democracy that is one which has clear demarcation of powers, responsibility and revenue collection between the states and the centre in its constitution. For example law and order falls under the state’s jurisdiction while the nation’s defence is the centre’s responsibility. The GST too needs to have clear provisions on what areas the centre […]

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Logistics – Funny Pics!!

Logistics – Funny Pics!!

Who says Logistics is easy…have a look at the pictures below and find for yourself! 1) What are you looking at? Never saw a monkey riding before??? 2) Driver knows that goods on his tractor can catch fire…but see his confidence….still smoking….! 3)1..2…3 and here I go fly…..take off some boxes so that I can come down…..!! 4) Count how many vehicles on board and […]

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Logistics Aggregators

Logistics Aggregators

“Before getting into the technology enabled logistics business, I had run multiple online market research projects. One thing I know for sure is that logistics in India is unlike anywhere else in the world. No management institution will teach you how to deal with truck operators and what to do when things go south. Thankfully, the tech-adoption is increasing and things are getting organized. With […]

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Logistics Industry

Logistics Industry

Logistics is a $120 billion industry in India that has been run in traditional inefficient ways. 75% of the transporters in India have less than 5 vehicles and they have no access to the large demand around them. And for a consumer, it’s hard to know which transporter is reliable. Transportation was an expensive affair before players like Ola and Uber. They removed the middlemen […]

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