Allcargo: New logistics hub
In line with the company’s expansion plans, the new integrated facility at Jhajjar is expected to be operational by 2018.
Allcargo Logistics has approved setting up of Logistics Park in the Jhajjar district of Haryana. With a view to enhance the future growth of Indian business sentiment, the company chose to set up a logistics park in Haryana as it is a preferred industrial and manufacturing destination. The company plans to offer end to end logistics solutions to its customers in the northern belt through this facility.
The Jhajjar project is one of its kind integrated logistics infrastructure set up which will comprise of rail-linked private freight terminal catering to railway cargo movement, free trade warehousing zone, domestic tariff area and other related activities. It will also have the facility to handle both inbound and outbound contract logistics services.
The company has identified approximately 200 acres of freehold agricultural land for developing the said project, which is in close proximity to Dedicated Freight Corridor (DFC).
Adarsh Hegde, Executive Director, Allcargo Logistics said, “As a part of our business expansion plan and growth strategy, the setting up of a logistics park in Haryana will help us to target the growing container traffic in the northern parts of the country, which would be boosted by DFC connectivity. “
Talking more about the plans and the facility, Hegde said “The Jhajjar project will highlight our expertise to handle break bulk cargo along with containerised cargo and operations related to contract logistics.”
The facility will also provide domestic tariff area (DTA) warehousing facility for consolidation of cargo as well as distribution solutions. This activity will complement the company’s CFS business.
The Jhajjar project will highlight our expertise to handle break bulk cargo along with containerised cargo and operations related to contract logistics