awards & recognition


AwardsAPM Terminals Inland Services, South Asia has been named the winner of the coveted 'Logistics Excellence Award' at the prestigious Lloyd's List Middle East and Indian Subcontinent Awards 2016 ceremony in Dubai on 7th December. This award was conferred on APM Terminals Inland Services, South Asia in recognition of its commitment to setting new benchmarks in inland logistics, new investments to achieve operational efficiencies, technological advancements and innovative integrated solutions while focusing on safety. The panel of judges also recognized APM Terminals Inland Services for their management of biodegradable material in long-standing containers and appreciated its commitment to sustainable operations.


AwardsAPM Terminals Inland Services, South Asia has been named the winner of the coveted 'Logistics Award' at the prestigious Lloyd's List Middle East and Indian Subcontinent Awards 2015. This award was conferred on APM Terminals Inland Services, South Asia in recognition of its contribution to the shipping and trade industry through its portfolio of end to end logistics and supply management solutions and value added services across sectors establishing new standards in the areas of safety, productivity, innovation and operational efficiencies.

The Lloyd's List Awards series recognizes the industry's successes, setting a benchmark for excellence while rewarding innovative ideas and concepts that have pushed the boundaries of what is possible and APM Terminals Inland Services, South Asia was adjudged as the best logistics company from entries taken from the Middle East and Indian Subcontinent region and adjudicated by a distinguished panel of judges. The judges commented that APM Terminals Inland Services, South Asia's investments in improving logistics in India goes beyond the normal.


AwardsAPM Terminals Inland Services, South Asia was recognized for 'Excellence in Inland Container Logistics for Manufacturing Sector' during the 4th edition of the Asia Manufacturing and Supply Chain Awards held in Mumbai on 18th February, 2015. This is the second year in a row where APM Terminals Inland Services has won this award.

Asia Manufacturing Supply Chain Summit - one of the largest dedicated manufacturing supply chain events in Asia, brings together supply chain leaders from across industry verticals and offers a platform to innovate, strategize and share best practices enabling the players to thrive and achieve success in an increasingly complex and challenging environment.

AwardsAPM Terminals India was named ¨Best Inland Service Provider¨ for the third time in three years at the recently concluded 8th Annual Express, Logistics and Supply Chain (ELSC) Conclave, 2014 held in India´s maritime and commercial capital of Mumbai. The award was presented among the categories of ELSC Service Excellence on September 25th.

AwardsThe Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), a premier industry body in India recognized APM Terminals Inland Services with its prestigious 2013 Supply Chain and Logistics Excellence Award (SCALE Award) at a glittering ceremony in Mumbai on 22 May 2014.

APM Terminals Inland Services was selected to be the winner in the container logistics category based on a stringent evaluation of our business case and subsequent presentation to the jury in terms of growth parameters in volume and profitability, operational efficiency to increase customer satisfaction and expansion in the Indian subcontinent over the last 3 years.

A total of 106 blue chip organizations participated across industries and 36 were selected for the final round. APM Terminals Inland Services won the award followed by Container Corporation of India in second place.

The jury comprised of an elite panel selected by CII from various sections of logistics industry, Government bodies, educationists and consultants.

AwardsAPM Terminals India Pvt. Ltd. has won the 'Best Inland Service Provider' award at the recently concluded 7th Annual Express, Logistics and Supply Chain Conclave, 2013. Mr. Subhasis Ghosh, Managing Director, APM Terminals India Pvt. Ltd. & Director, Inland Services, South Asia, was present at the function to receive the award along with his team.

"This award is an expression of the faith that our customers have put in us over the last year and is also a reaffirmation of our dedication to the container logistics market in the sub-continent. I want to thank all customers in the region for believing in us," said, Mr. Ghosh.

What sets the company apart is -
  • It provides integrated solutions to meet customers' specific supply chain requirements
  • It keeps cargo, containers, people safe and secure
  • It operates with high ethical standards
  • Through technological innovations and process excellence initiatives it brings high levels of operational efficiency
  • It brings global best practices to local shores

Awards October 2 , 2012, Mumbai: APM Terminals Inland Services India has been awarded the best Inland Services Operator of the year in the recently concluded "6th Express Logistics and Supply Chain Conclave" in Mumbai .

An Independent research agency was accredited with the Research for the Award Nominees & the Winners.

Mr. Subhasis Ghosh Managing Director APM Terminals India Pvt. Ltd., received this award ( along with the commercial team of Mumbai ) in a star studded function attended by who is who of supply chain community in India .

APM Terminals Inland Services South Asia offers customized solutions to more than 100 key customers ranging from Shipping Lines , Cargo owners , Global Auto , FMCG majors , 3 PL services providers & custom brokers .

Subhasis Ghosh MD APM Terminals India Pvt Ltd., receiving the best Inland Service operator of the year Award

AwardsThe Chennai CFS of APM Terminals Inland Services South Asia, was awarded as the "Container Freight Station of the Year" in India in the recently concluded India Maritime Week in New Delhi organised by Gateway Media. The award recognizes the company's efforts to promote EXIM trade through creation of modern facilities and infrastructure. It also recognises the high levels of efficiency and productivity displayed during 2011.

The jury had set up a rigorous screening process wherein participants were judged on volume growth, operational & financial performance ,innovation at work , Eco friendly approach. APM Terminals Inland Services had to compete with over hundred Public Sector, Private Sector national & regional players to emerge as a winner.

Subhasis Ghosh, Managing Director, APM Terminals India Pvt. Ltd., received this award from Mr. K. Mohandas Secretary, Ministry of Shipping, Govt. of India in a star studded gatheriing on 19th Jan 2012 in New Delhi.

AwardsWith an endeavor to improve our work place in terms of increasing the safety standards, productivity and overall morale of the employees/workers/laborers, APM Terminals Inland services Chennai decided to implement this concept of 5S. We started work on 5 'S' implementation in the month of September 2011 and it took about couple of months for us to get the implementation work carried out in various stages.

Within 3 months we approached the confederation of Indian Industries (CII) to evaluate us on 5-S in the yearly competition from CII. Subsequently 2 senior auditors from CII did a comprehensive 5-S audit early this month. In this competition 32 companies participated, the major ones include Asahi Glass, Ashok Leyland, Motherson automotive, Tafe ltd, Cognizant Tech, DHL, HDFC, TVS Ltd, etc ( there was no logistics segment in this competition ).

The result of this competition is we have won the 'Strong Commitment' award from CII; only 4 companies have won this award from the contestants. We scored 580 points which qualifies for this award. In other words we are among the top 5 companies who contested. CII praised us for Strong commitment and leadership of management team, good safety procedures followed at site, effective visual displays, and good documentation procedures.

5S is a five-step technique for creating and maintaining a good housekeeping at workplace, which makes it free of clutter, well-organized and clean. The effect of 5S on continuous improvement can lead to less waste, better quality and faster lead times. Indian organizations have been successfully adopting 5S practices to create a positive and competitive work environment for its employees. The Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) Southern Region organizes the 5S Excellence Award annually to motivate and recognize member companies which successfully implement and sustain 5S practices in their organization. The award is open to Small, Medium and Large scale companies engaged in the field of Manufacturing & services.

AwardsAPM Terminals Inland Services won the " CFS Operator of the Year Award " at a recent event - "International Maritime Offshore Logistics", organized by Bhandarkar Shipping, stalwarts gathered to honour outstanding performers of the Indian maritime industry. The event, aptly called 'Samudra manthan' meaning ' the churning of the ocean', referred to the Indian mythological tale of the churning of the cosmic ocean which brought forth the earth, its habitat , the rivers and the oceans from the depths of the cosmos.

Transaction cost for logistics continues to be one of the major focus areas for Big EXIM houses & Shipping Lines as they deal with multiple touch points . APM Terminals Inland Services is committed to facilitate EXIM growth in the field of inland container logistics & have taken numerous steps in 2011. With its newly introduced tailored made "integrated solutions "in the field of inland container logistics APM Terminals Inland Services provides improved visibility & single point ownership to its customers.

APM Terminals Inland Services South Asia comprises of Container Freight Stations with a total bonded yard area of 3.4 million sq.ft. (Approx) , Empty depots in more than 7 locations with state-of-the-art dry and reefer repair workshops and backed by a strong trucking fleet to manage shunts & secondary transportation. A team of 280 + ignited minds offering integrated solutions in the field of inland container logistics.