Web Exclusive | August 2016
APM Terminals wins the exclusive 3PL provider contract with Mahindra Susten
APM Terminals Inland Services, South Asia has signed a contract with Mahindra Susten to provide exclusive Third Party Logistics (3PL) services in India for an upcoming 260 MW solar power project in Andhra Pradesh. The 3PL offering will provide an integrated logistics management solution to Mahindra Susten for the 2,900 TEU containers of solar panels being imported from China to India through the Port of Chennai. The solar panels will be transported to Gani village in the interiors of Andhra Pradesh to set up a solar power plant. The 3PL service offering by APM Terminals Inland Services is a leap towards expanding its portfolioto provide integrated solutions to serve its customers connecting the hinterland to the world. It will leverage its state-of-the art infrastructure, global experience and logistics knowhow to execute this project. “We are pleased to be the exclusive 3PL provider for this project. This is also a wonderful opportunity to cater to the Indian hinterland, and contribute to the environment,” said Ajit Venkataraman, Managing Director, APM Terminals India Pvt Ltd.