Bangalore, 14 December 2022: DP World, a leading global provider of smart end-to-end supply chain logistics, won two prestigious awards of ‘Overall Excellence in Logistics & Supply Chain’ Awards and ‘Best Technology Solution in Supply Chain’ for Cargoes by DP World at the 2022 edition of the CII Scale Awards.
The CII Scale Awards felicitated the best companies in the logistics sector from amongst more than 1700 participants, across various award categories at a ceremony attended by members of logistics and supply chain industry from across verticals.
Following a rigorous assessment and consideration by an eminent jury of industry leaders, DP World’s integrated logistics solutions were recognized with ‘Overall Excellence in Logistics & Supply Chain’ award. Furthermore, DP World’s suite of enterprise services and products, Cargoes by DP World won the ‘Best Technology Solution in Supply Chain’ award. With an array of services, Cargoes Software Suite can enable a business to meet their holistic supply chain needs with just a few clicks. The software suite offers various digital solutions including ‘track and trace’, financing options, backend support for freight forwarding for MSMEs, Port Community Systems, Rostering Systems to enhance productivity, Zone Management Systems, port modernization solutions, and easy custom clearances.
Commenting of the occasion, Rizwan Soomar, CEO & MD, DP World Subcontinent, said, “We are very privileged and honoured to receive two very prestigious awards from CII. We are extremely proud of our teams whose commitment and dedication got us the recognition of being one of the best in the industry. We will continue to work towards creating more effective, reliable, and transparent supply chains leveraging our strategic logistics assets, solutions and product offerings, enabled by digitalization and technology. These award milestones are a great encouragement to our DP World family who are focused on adding exponential value to our clients’ businesses.”
Pradeep Desai, Chief Technology Officer, DP World said, “At DP World, we are focused on developing cutting-edge applications and solutions to make supply chains more reliable and resilient to solve the real-world trade problems. Cargoes by DP World is a testimony to our customer-centric approach led by technology and innovation, and it gives us immense pleasure for it to be recognized on such platforms.”
DP World has an interconnected global network of more than 300 business units in 76 countries across six continents. In India, DP World is one of the largest integrated logistics companies with five state-of-the-art container terminals, serving a quarter of India’s EXIM container market with a total installed handling capacity of 6 million TEUs per annum. It was the first company in the ports sector in India to set up a Public-Private Partnership (PPP) with the Government of India. DP World has also established a partnership with the National Investment and Infrastructure Fund (NIIF) to invest up to US$3 billion in strengthening India’s logistics sector.