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Swiftline Global Logistics: A Leader in NVOCC Delivering Exceptional but Trustworthy Services

Back in 2014, two friends Vinoo Nair and Anandkartik Iyer (Directors) saw the industry growing at Duckweed pace and decided to put their decades of experience to use and form a company. Hence Swiftline Global Logistics Pvt Ltd was born to provide peace of mind to clients through its line of automation and client servicing services. This company manages to tide over the global crisis owing to its services covering complete logistics solutions ranging from Liner Service, Freight Forwarding, Custom Clearance, Warehousing, and Air Freight.

A Basket Full of Joy

Offering a basket of services akin to freight services, liner service (specializing in refrigerated cargos especially to the Gulf region), NVOCC (non-vessel operating common carrier) takes the spotlight at Swiftline. The company actively liaises with the best shipping lines, port agencies, local carriers and others for smooth movement of clients’ shipments and air cargo, taking on the responsibility of safe and time-bound deliveries. Leveraging its expertise in IT systems and export/import services, Swiftline can offer a single-source supply chain solution to and from any part of its network, keeping clients informed of their shipment status through its tracking and automation services.

With time, Swiftline has scaled greater heights in the field of international freight forwarding, handling project shipments. Offering complete range of Ocean services including FCL (full container), LCL (part container), open tops, flat rack, Reefer’s and Flexitanks complimented by a keenly priced tariff of freight rates/ancillary inland charges, Swiftline becomes your obvious choice for sea freight. Project Cargo, a logistic arena that not many dare to venture into, enables Swiftline to transport large, heavy, high value or critical pieces of equipment nationally and internationally with special care, expertise and attention.

Swiftline prepares & submits documentations required to facilitate export/imports into the country, representing clients during customs examination, payment of duty, and other legal processes

CIO Vendor The dedicated project cargo teams plan and coordinate the entire logistics. Its operations team stand by to attend to the unique needs of clients out-of-gauge cargo that does not fit into a standard container.

Using its Multimodal transport service, the company transports goods door-to-door under a single contract leveraging its strong global agent network. Being liable for the entire carriage, Swiftline deeply involves getting custom clearance for its clients. It prepares and submits documentations required to facilitate export or imports into the country, representing clients during customs examination, assessment, payment of duty and co-taking delivery of cargo from customs after clearance along with documents. Apart from these, the company’s plethora of services includes warehousing (private, public and bonded), material handling equipment, packaging, supply chain, logistics, transport, forklifts, conveyors, racks, pallets, trucking and several others.

The Growth Story

With the exotic line of services that the company offers, it is no surprise that despite of the slowdown, the company is growing eminently and has achieved greater heights this year and predicts to double compared to last financial year. The bootstrapped company is running high on its own fuel with no external private funding. In the coming days, Swiftline plans to have its presence Pan India having offices near all the major ports and ICD and grow its mark internationally as well.