World Trade Expo 2018 Opens today at World Trade Centre

World Trade Expo 2018, the 2nd edition of a unique programme to provide a platform to Consulates/Embassies/state governments to showcase opportunities in trade and investment in their respective regions, is being organised by MVIRDC World Trade Centre Mumbai (WTC Mumbai) and the All India Association of Industries (AIAI) and supported by Maharashtra Industry, Trade and
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World crude steel production for the 64 countries reporting to the World Steel Association (worldsteel) was 151.7 million tonnes (Mt) in September 2018, a 4.4% increase compared to September 2017. World crude steel production was 1,347.0 Mt in the first nine months of 2018, up by 4.7% compared to the same period in 2017. Asia
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WASHINGTON: The World Shipping Council (WSC) is pleased to announce that Tim Wickmann is joining WSC as its new Managing Director, Asia. Mr. Wickmann served most recently as CEO of MCC Transport and has worked in various leadership positions in international liner shipping for the last three decades. “The liner shipping industry is a global
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Alarmed at the rising levels of pollution causing growing burden of diseases and deaths, the World Health Organisation (WHO) has called health and environment ministers of all countries including India, global leaders and experts from academia and scientific community for the first time to devise a strategy to combat pollution and its impact on health.  The high-level
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Global shares were having their best day in nearly a month on Friday as European and Asian markets recovered from a brutal selloff that still left them set for their worst week since February. After a partial recovery in Asian shares overnight, European stocks opened higher, with the pan-European STOXX 600 <.STOXX> up 0.9 percent
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Pakistan ranked one of the top three ship scrapping countries in the world, ahead of neighbouring China, as the south Asian country demolished around 3.5 million tons of vessels during the last year, a UN body’s report revealed this week. The United Nations Conference on Trade and Development’s (UNCTAD) data showed that Pakistan scrapped 3.459
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Predictable, and still a bit jarring: The Federal Reserve forged ahead on the tightening path, and big-buck tariffs between the U.S. and China took effect, plunging those two economies further into trade hostilities. Meanwhile, the Bank for International Settlements warns that central banks aren’t ready for a storm that could be coming. Here’s our weekly
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The FIATA World Congress 2018 (FWC-2018), which is being taking place from September 26-29 at Pulman Hotel, Aerocity, New Delhi with the theme “The Future Starts Here” has started with the presence of 1200 delegates from more than 130 countries. The inauguration ceremony was addressed by Mr AV Vijaykumar, Chairman, Federation of Freight Forwarders’ Associations in
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In a move to continue strengthening their logistical operations, World Fuel Services (WFS) has welcomed a new supply vessel to its offering. The 75m LOA, 3100 DWT product tanker, Whitstar, was deployed in early September 2018 to operate along the east and south coast with the task of servicing UK terminals Whitstar World Fuel Services
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FIATA World Congress 2018 (FWC 2018), the world’s leading logistics conference, is taking place in India for the first time. Hosted by the Federation of Freight Forwarders’ Associations in India (FFFAI) from September 26-29, 2018, the inauguration of the event is on September 26 at 9 am at Pullman Hotel, Aerocity, New Delhi. Addressing a press
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