India wants coastal shipping with Myanmar

India has pitched for a coastal shipping agreement with Myanmar on the lines of the agreement it signed with Bangladesh. This will bring down trading and transport costs sharply and lead to a reduction of turnaround time which again impacts on costs. India has already agreed a direct container shipping service between India and Myanmar […]

Krishnapatnam Port gears up for SCI’s Yangon-Colombo service

Having enabled the traders to connect with their counterparts in Myanmar and Colombo, the Krishnapatnam Port Company Ltd (KPCL) is all set to welcome the Shipping Corporation of India’s yet-to-be-named service that would connect both the countries. At present, KPCL is facilitating a fortnightly service to the Port of Yangon, which is about 1,100 nautical […]