Study on Exports Logistics in India

Project Summary


Apex trade promotion organization in India set up by Ministry engaged CII for benchmarking study to identify gaps and constraints in Exports. The findings were well received and offered guidance to the stakeholders in shaping up the intervention

Project scope

  • Study on 4 sectors to find out the challenges experienced in Warehousing & Transportation associated with Exports
  • Find out the Import & Export clearance time for Sea and Air shipments
  • Quantify all the Logistics cost elements


  • Benchmarking of various elements of Logistics cost offered scope to improve efficiency levels
  • Findings identified the focus areas for improvement which helped Exporters to stay competitive
  • Break up of timeline between various stages in Exports / Imports clearance offered localized intervention