Report on Logistics

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CHAPTER ONE
Introduction

INTRODUCTION
Two young entrepreneur’s C. Jayakrishnan and Saju Chacko started Caravel Logistics eighteen years ago. Both of them had already had several years of experience in the line of shipping services. They noticed that customer service in terms of time, reliability and promptness was generally not easily found in the arena of total logistics. Due to this they thought that if such factors were given more than a casual importance, there would be value-creation and establishing an enviable reputation within a short time would be on the cards. Caravel logistics pvt ltd Founded in 1994 in Chennai, India it is a well known local heavyweight in the India logistics business. They started with NVOCC operation and CHA activities in 1994 as a small concern but now they having offices at all the major ports, metros and cities apart from international offices at Dubai, Malaysia, Singapore and worldwide agency offices. Caravel logistics born out of a vision to provide world class shipping and allied services, caravel has carved out a niche for itself in the highly specialized area of shipping related services. Caravel offers a diversified service of logistics like nvocc container service, custom brokerage, freight forwarding and commercial carriers in the mode of land, sea, air. They have a young and dynamic team of over 60 staff, and their mission is to be the most professional respected logistics company in this business and they will achieve that by putting our clients and their needs first. They deliver what you want, where you want it and when you want it and they are treating their customers like partners. The core team consists of young cross functional experts from every walk of international logistics business. The company’s promoter’s include reputed professionals in international trade, customs etc. The dedicated workforce is caravel’s greatest asset. Company always put emphasis in developing specialist’s team by conducting regular interactive seminars on emerging trends and technologies in industry. They have their own vessel in addition to container inventory for their NVOCC service. Caravel Logistics is your one stop shop for global transport logistics services that cater to your requirements with specialized department to handle different aspects of logistics. Caravel is the only top 5 NVOCC player in India to provide Multi model transport ( MTO) Services in India . Caravel is a complete one-stop-shop for global transport logistics service that provides everything you need from freight forwarding, customs clearance and third party logistics to brokerage, supply chain management. Caravel can offer a complete global freight management consultancy service-both import and export- or simply provide a multi-modal transport service that gets your goods where you want them, anywhere in the world, in the required time frame. Caravel offers the following services and VALUE FOR CUSTOMERS:-

* NVOCC - Sea / Air consolidation
* International and Domestics Freight Forwarding
* Multimodal Transport & Forwarding
* 3PL and Supply Chain Management
* Project Movements
* Import/Export/Cross Trade
* Storage & Warehousing
* Bulk Liquid in Tanks (ISO Tanks/Bulk Liquid in Flexi Tanks) * Stevedoring
* Break Bulk Handling
* Steamer Agency
* Personal Effects Movements
* Exhibition
* Bulk / Heavy Cargo on Trailers
* Domestic Cargo on LCV & Trucks
* Total Logistics Solutions
Caravel logistics is multimodal transport operator licensee from government of India, being a nvocc owing & operating thousands of containers, helps shippers with cargo to intra Asian areas- linking India, South East Asia, Middle East and Srilanka, Pakistan Etc. caravel offer combined modes of transportation to reach the destination. Because of their pervasive existence in the various modes of transportation of cargo, they can able to provide this cutting edge service to our customers with economical...
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