ASSOCIATIONS

Air Cargo Agents Association of India (ACAAI)

ACAAI is the premier recognised National Association representing the air cargo industry in India. Founded in 1970 with 16 members, ACAAI currently has a strength of almost 600 members. ACAAI promotes the growth, development, and professionalism of the air cargo industry in India. The Association liaises regularly with the Union Ministries of Finance, Commerce and Civil Aviation, CBEC, CBDT, AERA, BCAS, AAI, Ground Handling agencies of airports, Export Promotion Council, IATA, FIATA, FAPAA, airlines, etc. in order to resolve issues of concern to its members, and to facilitate the smooth functioning of the industry. Among the various services that they offer, they also facilitate alternate dispute resolution for its members.

Key Officials:

Mr. Sunil Arora (President)

Mr. Afzal Malbarwala (Vice President)

Contact details: 022-22021923/ 022-22025584

Email: headoffice@acaai.in

Website: http://www.acaai.in/

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Air Cargo Forum India (ACFI)

ACFI is an association of various stakeholders of Air Cargo Logistic Supply Chain Trade and Industry i.e. Freight Forwarders, Airlines, Airport Operators, Cargo Terminal Operators, Customs House Agents and Express Industry formed to support and promote the development of air cargo logistics industry in India.

Key Officials:

Mr. Cyruf Katgara (President)

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Website: https://www.acfi.in/


All India Transporters Welfare Association (AITWA)

AITWA is a responsible Association totally committed to the welfare of transporters, drivers and stakeholders. AITWA has been recognized as one of the foremost apex bodies of India's Road Transport Sector by MoRTH.

Key Officials:

Mr. Pradeep Singal (Chairman)

Mr. Mahendra Arya (President)

Mr. Abhishek Gupta (Joint Secretary)

Mr. J P Singla (Chief Executive Officer)

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Website: http://www.aitwa.org/


All India Motor Transport Congress (AIMTC)

AIMTC is an apex body of Transporters - (both Cargo and Passenger) representing approx. 93 lacs Truckers and approx. 50 lacs Bus & Tourist Operators. It is an umbrella body of covering over 3300 Taluka, Distt., State level Federations & Transport Associations. It maintains a continuing liaison with the government, both at the center and states, canvassing for development of road network and other infrastructure facilities.

Key Officials:

Mr. Naveen Kumar Gupta (Secretary General)

Mr. S K Mittal (Executive President)

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Website: https://aimtc.org/Background.html


Associated Chambers of Commerce & Industry of India (ASSOCHAM)

ASSOCHAM is India's primary business association representing businesses, state chambers, and business associations. The association provides advocacy, networking and professional development and information sharing and other value-added services to its members.

Key Officials:

Mr. Vineet Agarwal (President)

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Website: https://www.assocham.org/


Association of Container Train Operators (ACTO)

ACTO is a body formed to represent, promote and protect the common interests of all Container Train Operators.

Key Officials:

Mr. Manish Puri (President)

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Website: http://actoindia.org/

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Association of Multimodal Transport Operators of India (AMTOI)

AMTOI has always tried to bring together all the segments of the maritime community under one common platform to promote Multimodalism in India. Their members inlcude shipping lines, shipping agents, freight forwarders, transporters, CFS operators and custom house agents. The association also provide a forum for grievance redressal for their members.

Key Officials:

Mr. Shantanu Bhadkamkar (President)

Mr. Xerxes Master (Vice President)

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Website: http://amtoi.org/

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Container Freight Station Association of India (CFSAI)

CFSAI assists its members in raising CFS operational standards by sharing best practices to the highest international levels by uniting all CFS in India, to provide world class facilities in safe, cost efficient and timely manners to its customers. Along the various services, they also facilitate reconciliation under dispute settlement.

Key Officials:

Mr. Adarsh Hegde (President)

Mr. George Joseph (Senior Vice President)

Contact details:

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Website: http://cfsai.in/

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Container Shipping Lines Association (CSLA)

CSLA is an eminent association of foreign container shipping lines operating in India which presently has 25 members. The Bombay Chamber of Commerce & Industry as its allied services, provides Secretarial Service to CSLA.

Key Officials:

Mr. Sunil Vaswani (Executive Director)

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Website: https://cslaindia.com/

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Express Industry Council of India (EICI)

EICI represents a cross section of members drawn from international & domestic express companies. It is a key driver of policies impacting the express industry and aims to create a favorable policy environment for growth of the express industry in India. EICI has jointly with the Indian Customs developed an Electronic Express Clearance System for customs clearance. EICI also has an in-built mechanism for arbitration-based dispute resolution.

Key Officials:

Mr. Vijay Kumar (Chief Executive Officer)

Mr. R. S. Subramanian (Chairman)

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Website: https://www.eiciindia.org/

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Federation of Cold Storage Associations of India (FCAOI)

FCAOI is a nodal body for the cold storage industry with 18 state cold storage associations and 6000 Cold Storage owners from across India as its members. The association has been actively serving its members with various initiatives that has led to the tremendous growth and development of this industry sector over years.

Key Officials:

Shri. Mahendra Swarup (President)

Shri. Ashish Guru (Senior Vice President)

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Website: https://www.fcaoi.org/


Federation of Freight Forwarders Associations in India (FFFAI)

FFFAI is the Apex Body and the Sole Representative of 24 Member Associations from all over India representing 5000 Custom Brokers and Freight Forwarders and controlling 90% of India’s international logistics trade. In addition, organisations who are directly or indirectly connected with freight forwarding, shipping and commerce are also associated with FFFAI.

Key Officials:

Mr. A. V. Vijay Kumar (Chairman)

Mr. P.S Atree (Vice Chairman)

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Website: https://www.fffai.org/

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Federation of Indian Airlines (FIA)

FIA is a representative body that aims to address growth agendas and inter-airline cooperation in the Indian aviation industry. It works with regulatory authorities, government departments and other stakeholders to highlight key areas of concern, including safety, passenger amenities, ground services, aviation protocols among others with an overall objective of safety & growth in the Indian aviation sector. It's members comprise of Go Air, IndiGo and SpiceJet.

Key Officials:

Mr. Rahul Bhatia (Chairperson)

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Website: http://www.fiaindia.in/


Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce & Industry (FICCI)

FICCI is a non-governmental trade association and advocacy group and is the largest and oldest apex business organisation in India. It provides a platform for networking and consensus building within and across sectors. It is India's sole national issuing & guaranteeing association for ATA Carnets.

Key Officials:

(Deputy Secretary General)

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Website: http://ficci.in/


Indian Private Ports and Terminals Associations (IPPTA)

IPPTA is an association of private ports and terminal operators of container terminals and bulk terminals of India.It provides a forum for the private operators and private ports to interact with each other and formulate joint strategies for the removal of difficulties and impediments coming in the way of their successful functioning.

Key Officials:

Mr. R. Ravi Kumar (Secretary General)

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Website: http://www.ippta.org.in/

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India National Shipowner’s Association (INSA)

INSA is the apex industry association of Indian National Ship Owners in order to enhance the interests of Indian shipping companies, members of Association and the national shipping industry. The association along with various services also facilitates grievance redressal for its members.

Key Officials:

Mr. Anil Devli (Chief Executive Officer)

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Website: https://insa.in/

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Internet and Mobile Association of India (IAMAI)

IAMAI is not-for-profit industry body registered under the Societies Registration Act, 1860. Its mandate is to expand and enhance the online and mobile value added services sectors. It is dedicated to presenting a unified voice of the businesses it represents to the government, investors, consumers and other stakeholders.

Key Officials:

Dr. Subho Ray (President)

Mr. Gaurav Chopra (Vice President)

Ms. Latika K (Associate Vice President)

Mr. Sanjay Jha (Assistant Vice President)

Ms. Srishti Vajpayee (Manager)

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Website: https://www.iamai.in/


National Association of Container Freight Stations (NACFS)

NACFS is a government body, founded in April, 1994 in the Union Territory of Chandigarh with less than 10 members which has slowly developed to a national level of over 70 Members. It looks after the development of ICDs, FTWZs, LPs and warehouses across the country.

Key Officials:

Mr. Pramod Kumar Srivastava (President)

Mr. Bharat Rajesh Joshi (Vice President)

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Website: https://nacfs.in/

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Transport Corporation of India (TCI)

TCI is India’s leading integrated multimodal logistics and supply chain solutions provider. TCI is a flag bearer in the arena of logistics for trade and commerce and is fully poised to leverage the new age technology to reach even newer horizons.

Key Officials:

Mr. Jasjit Sethi (Chief Executive Officer)

Mr. Atul Endlay (Assistant Vice President)

Mr. Rajkiran Kanagala (Group Head – Business Development)

Mr. Vineet Agarwal (Managing Director)

Mr. Ashish Tiwari (Group Chief Financial Officer)

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Website: https://www.tcil.com/tcil/index.html


Agricultural and Processed Food Products Export Development Authority (APEDA)

APEDA is an Apex-Export Trade Promotion Active government body set up by the Ministry of Commerce and Industry, GoI. It has been actively engaged in the development of markets besides upgradation of infrastructure and quality to promote the export of agro products.

Key Officials:

Dr. M. Angamuthu, IAS (Chairman)

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Website: http://apeda.gov.in/


Apparel Export Promotion Council (AEPC)

AEPC is the official body of apparel exporters in India that provides invaluable assistance to Indian exporters as well as importers/international buyers who choose India as their preferred sourcing destination for garments.

Key Officials:

Dr. A. Sakthivel (Chairman)

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Website: https://www.aepcindia.com/


Council for Leather Exports (CLE)

CLE is the single largest and Apex trade promotion orgnisation of the p and rapidly growing Indian leather & leather products industry. It is committed towards the overall development of Indian leather sector and achieve higher export growth to enhance India’s share in global leather trade.

Key Officials:

Mr. P. R. Aqeel Ahmed (Chairman)

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Website: http://leatherindia.org/


Gem & Jewellery Export Promotion Council (GJEPC)

GJEPC is an organisation set up by the Government of India (GOI) with aim to promote the Indian gem and jewellery industry and its products.

Key Officials:

Mr. Colin Shah (Chairman)

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Website: https://gjepc.org/