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"Imagining"‚Äč Success-Framework for Safe, Speedy and Sustainable Intermodal Future of Freight in India

We as a country are set to be the 5th largest economy in the world surpassing UK and the USD 3Tn milestone sustaining 7% GDP growth by FY2019-20. With all this action around having "Make in India" is further set to boost the manufacturing sector and the lifeline of the country MSMEs. Imagining India as a USD 5Tn economy will require the manufacturing and SME sector to contribute to 45%+ put together.

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LTLSense (Less-than-truck-load): The Complimentary-Coordinated-Cargo-Consolidation (4C) with the strategic LTL sourcing

The perils of the opaque information and lack of transparency has a huge latent cost on the industrial transportation ecosystem translating into higher costs, poor utilisation and sub-optimal realisation along with liquidity issues for both users and transporters. The practice today entails deployment of Full-Truck-Loads (FTLs) by most of the large industries primarily on account of the better control and relatively better information flows. The Real-Time-Locating-Services (RTLS) although have gained some traction, however remains as a very low proportion in the over-all scheme of transportation landscape in India.

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