Overview

The transport and logistics industry plays a pivotal role in shaping an efficient global marketplace, while simultaneously adapting to dynamic regulatory landscapes that extend beyond national boundaries. Within India, the logistics sector stands as a vital cornerstone of the nation's economy, projected to burgeon into a USD 380 billion industry by 2025. International enterprises are proactively investing in India's logistics infrastructure, leveraging its advantageous geographical positioning, skilled workforce, and enhanced business environment. A burgeoning highlight on India's real estate map is the emergence of industrial and logistics parks. This trend aligns seamlessly with the Government's emphasis on the National Logistics Policy and its proposition for a new Warehousing Policy.

The transport and logistics industry plays a pivotal role in shaping an efficient global marketplace, while simultaneously adapting to dynamic regulatory landscapes that extend beyond national boundaries.

Within India, the logistics sector stands as a vital cornerstone of the nation’s economy, projected to burgeon into a USD 380 billion industry by 2025. International enterprises are proactively investing in India’s logistics infrastructure, leveraging its advantageous geographical positioning, skilled workforce, and enhanced business environment. A burgeoning highlight on India’s real estate map is the emergence of industrial and logistics parks. This trend aligns seamlessly with the Government’s emphasis on the National Logistics Policy and its proposition for a new Warehousing Policy.

Guiding our clients through the intricacies of regulatory adherence, our Logistics and Transportation Practice Group advises clients on regulatory compliance, corporate and commercial issues, investment advisory, litigation, labor and employment; insurance claims and risk management. A forte within our firm is our profound specialization in supply chain intricacies, encompassing facets such as international trade, customs intricacies and taxation challenges.

Our clientele spans the spectrum of logistics enterprises, including carriers, brokers, manufacturers, exporters, shippers, and real estate developers — all integral cogs in the intricate machinery of the supply chain.

Our services include:

  • Support in leveraging ‘Make in India’ policies
  • Assistance in setting up logistics parks
  • Data Protection Laws
  • Strategic M&A’s and Joint Ventures
  • PE&VC advisory
  • Dispute resolution in every forum, including litigation and arbitration
  • Advisory on Merger Controls ; Anti -Competitive Agreements; Abuse of Dominant Position
  • Government Affairs and Regulatory
  • Tax Optimization
  • End to end Supply chain assistance – this includes trade/customs/export control advisory/quality control norms
  • White Collar Crimes/Forensic investigations
  • Advisory on Labour & Employment laws

Thought Leadership

News & Media 1st Feb 2024

Budget 2024 Infrastructure Sector News – Outlay increased to Rs 11.11 lakh crores in FY25

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Newsletter/Booklets 1st Feb 2024

Budget Bulletin: Infrastructure Sector

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News & Media 27th Jun 2023

Can Go First take off once again?

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Alerts & Updates 10th May 2021

Manufacturing and other operations in bonded warehouses

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News & Media 30th Jun 2017

Fast forward; GST set to transform face of Indian logistics industry

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News & Media 1st Apr 2017

GST In Logistics: A Game Changer

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Recent Matters

Acted and advised JM Baxi in a matter involving a disputed tender arising out of a writ petition filed by...
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Acted and advised JM Baxi in a matter involving a disputed tender arising out of a writ petition filed by consortium led by Bollore Africa Logistics.

Represented a Logistics company in an ad hoc arbitration where there were claims filed on account of alleged delayed delivery...
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Represented a Logistics company in an ad hoc arbitration where there were claims filed on account of alleged delayed delivery and clearance of goods from the customs area.

Successfully represented an Aviation company in an English law London seated arbitration against a foreign company, where the dispute arose...
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Successfully represented an Aviation company in an English law London seated arbitration against a foreign company, where the dispute arose between the parties under an aircraft purchase agreement.

Advised a Leading International airline on an alleged cartel investigation and got a favourable order from the Competition Commission of...
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Advised a Leading International airline on an alleged cartel investigation and got a favourable order from the Competition Commission of India (CCI).

Represented APM Terminals with regards to abuse of dominant position in the market for provision of container terminal services and...
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Represented APM Terminals with regards to abuse of dominant position in the market for provision of container terminal services and allied services.

Advising and representing a Shipping and Logistics company headquartered in the UAE regarding sale of certain divisions of its group...
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Advising and representing a Shipping and Logistics company headquartered in the UAE regarding sale of certain divisions of its group to a global logistics provider.
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