On the rise, slowly, gradually but surely
Akash Bansal, Head-Logistics, Om Logistics shares the company’s expansion plans across SAARC and other global regions; and shares the latest trends of the industry in an exclusive interview with CARGOTALK.
We have approximately 50-60 warehouses of more than 30,00040,000 sq ft which are used as logistics centres and transport corporations.
The USP of Om Logistics is that we are an asset heavy organisation, that is majority of these warehouses are owned by us. We have a huge warehouse land bank and in terms of ownership, 18 or 19 are owned by us and rest in a couple of locations are on lease basis. We have more than 4,000 vehicles, mix of long hauls, trailers, pick up /delivery vans, to name a few and most of the vehicles are containerised. say, it has been done completely but it is happening. Secondly, implementation of GST is also keenly awaited because the basic issue we face is inter-state rules. At every state borders we have been held for tax. Though this diluted version of GST will be basically for manufacturers but we will also be benefit to some extent. The only concern is whether