Cargo Service Center (CSC) India recently celebrated the virtual official opening of its custom bonded warehouse at the cargo village in Bengaluru Airport (BLR).
With an area of 10,000 sq ft, the CSC custom bonded warehouse facility at BLR cargo village is currently India’s first Custom Bonded Warehouse located in the airport premise. The facility will cut down the supply chain costs and facilitate trade at India’s IT hub and surrounding regions.
The virtual inaugural ceremony was attended by the Chief Guest M Srinivas, IRS, Principal Chief Commissioner of Customs, Bengaluru; Guest of Honour Baswaraj Naegave, IRS, Commissioner of Customs, City Commissionerate, Bengaluru; Ashok, IRS, Commissioner of Customs, ACC and Airport, Bengaluru; Tushar Jani, Chairman, CSC Group; Satyaki Raghunath, Chief Strategy and Development Officer, BIAL; as well as guests from various sectors of air cargo industry.
Tushar Jani, Chairman of CSC Group in his welcome address said, “I am so grateful to the Customs department, GOI for what I am today. CSC has always tried to do something different. Very proudly saying we are an Indian company competing with multinationals and so we are truly Atmanirbhar Bharat.”
Chief Guest of the event, M Srinivas said,” It’s my proud proud privilege to inaugurate this Custom Bonded Warehouse of Cargo Service Centre. The facility created at the Cargo Village just adjacent to air cargo premises is a state-of-the-art facility with modern security and safety features which will ensure not only the requirements of various statutory authorities but also the requirement for the importers.”
Trade insights from Shankar Shinde, MD of International Federation of Customs Brokers Association; Sunil Arora, President of ACAAI; Yashpal Sharma of ACFI; and Yuvraj Sharma, Cluster Head- India, Sri Lanka and Maldives, Kuehne+Nagel was well received by the attendees.
Incorporated in 1994, Cargo Service Center India Private Limited is the premier air cargo handling company of India offering unmatched, professional air cargo services to globally renowned international and domestic airlines.