Kale Logistics Solutions wins Best Digital Trade Facilitator – Technology at India Cargo Awards 2020
6 Feb, 2020
Mumbai, February 6, 2020: Kale Logistics Solutions, a trusted IT Logistics partner for Fortune 500 companies worldwide, was conferred as the Best Digital Trade Facilitator – Technology at the coveted India Cargo Awards 2020 at Noida, India.
India Cargo Awards recognizesthe outstanding work done by organizations in the Logistics Industry. It helps to create a platform to recognize those behind the success of the cargo and logistics industry. The winners are decided through a unique voting system making it fair and unbiased. The glittering ceremony was held at Hotel Crowne Plaza Greater Noida on January 27, 2020 amidst the presence of industry stalwarts. The chief guest of the ceremony was Shri. N Sivasailam, Special Secretary – Logistics, Department of Commerce, Government of India.
L-R 2nd from Left Krish Gopal, AVP, Kale Logistics Solutions, Shri N Sivasailam, Special Secretary – Logistics, Department of Commerce, GoI, Ms Purnima Bahl, Gladrags mega model
India Cargo awards areinstituted by the DDP Group that has been at the forefront of the Indian travel, cargo and MICE industries for over three decades. It is the leading B2B publication house in India, South Asia and the Middle East.
Kale Logistics Solutions (Kale) has been significantly investing in its digital trade facilitation platforms, which have a global acceptance. These community platforms under the brand name UPLIFT include; Air Cargo Community System, Port Community System, Logistics Regulatory Single Window, Logistics e-marketplace and Digital Trade Corridors. The award recognizes Kale’s contribution to drive digital transformation in the industry to make it more agile and future-ready. The company is working on many market-defining mega projects.
Recently Kale implemented North America’s first Air Cargo Community System at Hartsfield Jackson Airport in Atlanta, USA. This pioneering platform has gained a very good acceptance with the air cargo community of Atlanta by simplifying processes, decreasing truck congestion and adherence to compliance with technology. It’s Port Community System – CODEX is another platform which is making news for reducing container dwell time by 75% and enabling speedy IGST (tax) refunds to the exporter in less than 7 days from 90-120 days.
Kale is also the pioneer in setting-up the first blockchain powered digital trade corridor between Mumbai, India and Amsterdam, Netherlands. The company is on the accelerated path to catalyze Trade Facilitation, empower ease of doing business, and enable trade through paperless supply chain transactions globally.
“It’s a great start of the year by receiving this prestigious award. Our Trade Facilitation platforms have evolved to connect the entire logistics ecosystem intelligently, enabled by Blockchain and AI they drive ease of doing business and create immense value to our customers, “said Vineet Malhotra, Director, Kale Logistics Solutions. He further adds “This recognition from an independent third party firm is a testament to our vision, create digital capabilities to empower and integrate Logistics industry to facilitate global trade and resultant market success.”
Krish Gopal, AVP-APAC,Kale Logistics Solutionssays,“With our unmatched industry expertise, domain depth, contextual knowledge, and technology capabilities we are able to articulate and illustrate our success across a comprehensive portfolio of solutions. We look forward to many such recognitions this year.”