In this episode, Shantanu Bhadkamkar, former president of the Intermodal Operators Association of India, discusses the importance of intermodal transport and the need for seamless infrastructure to reduce logistics costs in India. The conversation highlighted India’s potential to become a trillion-dollar economy by investing in global-scale logistics infrastructure.
Shantanu Bhadkamkar stressed that India should focus on building global scale logistics infrastructure to support its growing economy. He suggested that countries should race to build such infrastructure, citing examples of countries such as Switzerland and Singapore that have successfully implemented intermodal transport systems.
Additionally, he addressed the issue of high logistics costs in India and proposed targeted approaches to optimize logistics operations, industry by industry and region by region, tailoring solutions to the specific needs of each industry.
Join us for this insightful conversation to learn more about the potential and challenges of intermodal transport and how it can contribute to India’s journey towards a trillion-dollar economy.
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