India moves up to Rank 35 on Logistics Performance Index

The World Bank’s Logistics Performance Index (LPI) ranks 160 countries on key criteria of logistics performance. The measure is based primarily on two sources: a worldwide survey of logistics professionals providing feedback on the countries in which they operate, as well as quantitative data on the performance of key componenets of the supply chain, such Read More…

A day in the life of Truckola

Ever wonder what it’s like to work at a high-growth, fast paced startup? Hear from our in-house app developer, Varun Barve! Describe a typical day at Truckola The day starts fairly early here, between 9:30-10:00 am. After we come in and settle down, we have a daily meeting where we discuss what we did the Read More…

Five effects of GST on Transportation in India

The Transportation Industry in India is at present largely fragemented and disorganised due to operational barriers. The industry has a long supply chain, increasing costs as well as inefficiency. Trucking has for years been structured to incorporate the state tax systems, reducing the ease of doing business for transport companies. Truck drivers in India clock Read More…

Ports: India vs The World

India is ranked as the world’s third largest economy, after only the US and China. Despite its remarkable economic/GDP growth of 7.8%, growth in imports and exports is comparatively slow. Indian ports’ capacity and congestion are two important factors that have acted as barriers to growth in imports as well exports. India’s vast coastline stretches Read More…