Highlights 2016
What's New
  • This week, we are privileged to share that Maritime Nation India has received a letter of endorsement from The Minister of Commerce and Industry of India-Ms Nirmala Sitharaman. We are happy to also share that the Inland Waterways Authority of India (IWAI) has confirmed participation in Maritime Nation India 2017
MNI 2017 Brochure

About Maritime Nation India 2017

Maritime Nation India 2017 is a unique global platform for exhibitors to demonstrate their expertise and secure business opportunities in the Indian Maritime Sector.

With over 200 leading participating companies from various maritime sectors, eminent speakers, government representatives, academicians, and global experts together on the same platform, this trade show is a huge opportunity to network, initiate and pursue conversations and forge partnerships with the stakeholders. The objective is to showcase as well as follow through on the inherent potential opportunities in the Indian maritime industry.

The exhibition is being held in the International Convention Centre at Navi Mumbai. This would include around 5000 Sq. Metres. of specified exhibition Area, with over 95 exhibitors from India and overseas, sourcing delegations from Port Authorities, delegations of Decision Makers for Government purchases, Shipping Lines, Port authorities and Terminal Operators, Inland logistics operators including Indian Railways, and Container Train Operators.


Meet our speakers and advisors

  • MNI Speaker-Dr.Malini Shankar
    Dr.Malini Shankar
    Director General
    of Shipping
  • MNI Speaker-Mrs. Ratna Chadha
    Mrs. Ratna Chadha
    CEO, Tirun Travel Marketing
  • MNI Speaker-Hanneli Slabber
    Hanneli Slabber
    Country Head, South Africa Tourism – India
  • MNI Speaker-Mr. Debasish Mallick
    Mr. Debasish Mallick
    Deputy Managing Director,
    Export-Import Bank of India
  • MNI Speaker-Tushar  Jani
    Tushar Jani
    Chairman Blue dart
    aviation ltd/Cargo
    Service
    India Pvt Ltd.
  • MNI Speaker-Mr. R K Jain
    Mr. R K Jain
    Chairman, Indian
    Merchants' Chamber,
    Navi Mumbai
  • MNI Speaker-KC Jena
    KC Jena
    CEO Former Retired
    Chairman Railway Board
    Former Chairman
    International Union
    of Railways
  • MNI Speaker-Mr. Sailesh Bhatia
    Mr. Sailesh Bhatia
    Managing Director,
    Bhatia Shipping
  • MNI Speaker-Mr. Niraj Ambani
    Mr. Niraj Ambani
    President
    Group Logistics,
    Reliance Industries
  • MNI Speaker-Mr. Pramod Sant
    Mr. Pramod Sant
    Vice President Head
    Exports / Imports &
    Export control &
    customs, Siemens, India
  • MNI Speaker-Mr. Anil Devli
    Mr. Anil Devli
    CEO
    Indian National
    Shipowners' Association
  • MNI Speaker-B.Chakraborty
    Capt.
    B.Chakraborty
    Managing Director
    “K” Line(India)
  • MNI Speaker-Mr. Atul Kulkarni
    Mr. Atul Kulkarni
    Advisor
    (International Projects)
    Indian Ports
    Association
  • MNI Speaker-Mr. Arun Kumar Gupta
    Mr. Arun Kumar Gupta
    Managing Director
    India Ports Global
  • MNI Speaker-Mr. Sumesh Padmanabhan
    Mr. Sumesh
    Padmanabhan
    CEO, DP World Mundra
  • MNI Speaker Mr.Snehal Parikh
    Mr.Snehal Parikh
    Chairman
    Shipping &Ports
    Committee, Indian
    Merchants Chamber
  • MNI Speaker Neeraj Bansal
    Neeraj Bansal
    Dy. Chairman
    JNPT
  • MNI Speaker Mr.Shantanu Bhadkamkar
    Mr.Shantanu Bhadkamkar
    Chairman ,IFCBA
    Managing Director
    A.T.C
  • MNI Speaker Capt.Dinesh Gautama
    Capt.Dinesh Gautama
    President Navkar
    Corporation Ltd.
  • MNI Speaker Mr.Rajendra Kumar Meena
    Mr.Rajendra
    Kumar Meena
    Joint Commissioner (IT)
    Central Board of
    Excise & Customs,
    Department of Revenue,
    Ministry of Finance
  • MNI Speaker Rear Admiral S.N. Ghormade
    Rear Admiral
    S.N. Ghormade
    Flag Officer
    Commanding Maharashtra
    Naval Area
  • Cdr. P. R. Raghunath
    Cdr. P. R. Raghunath
    Director Shipbuilding
    Mazagoan Dock
    MNI Speaker Shipbuilder Ltd.
  • MNI Speaker Mr. Krishna Kumar
    Mr. Krishna Kumar
    CEO
    Katale Shipyard
  • MNI Speaker Mr. S.M. Rai
    Mr. S.M. Rai
    Former Sr. Vice President
    Former Director (Tech)
    (Ship Building
    & Ship repair)
    Shipping Corporation
    of India / INSA
  • MNI Speaker Commodore M. K. Mukherjee
    Commodore M. K. Mukherjee
    Managing Director
    SEA SYST
  • MNI Speaker Mr. Sankalpa Bhattacharya
    Mr. Sankalpa Bhattacharya
    Deals Strategy
    PwC India
  • MNI Speaker Ms. Manjiri Bhalerao
    Ms. Manjiri Bhalerao
    General Manager
    Export-Import Bank Of India
  • MNI Speaker Mr. Shankar Chatterjee
    Mr. Shankar Chatterjee
    Chairman & Managing
    Director
    S CUBE Trans
    Continental Group
  • MNI Speaker Ms. Kavita Saha
    Ms. Kavita Saha
    Managing Director
    J.P Morgan Asset
    Management
  • MNI Speaker Mr.Willem Van der Schalk
    Mr.Willem Van der Schalk
    Managing Director
    a.hartrodt Deutschland
    (Gmbh& Co)&
    Hamburg Chamber
    of Commerce
  • MNI Speaker Mr. Samir J. Shah
    Mr. Samir J. Shah
    Chairman- Federation of
    freight forwarders
    associations in India
    (FFFAI) & Partner
    JBS Group of Companies
  • MNI Speaker Mr. Rajkiranknagala
    Mr. Rajkiranknagala
    Group Head Business
    Development Transport
    Corporation of India
  • MNI Speaker Mr. Xerxes P. Master
    Mr. Xerxes P. Master
    Joint Managing Director
    /Hon. Secretary
    Master Group / AMTOI
  • MNI Speaker Mr. Steve Davies
    Mr. Steve Davies
    Director Orcades
    Marine Management
    Consultants (UK)
  • MNI Speaker Mr. Max Ward
    Mr. Max Ward
    CEO
    Co-founder
    Open Port (HK)
  • MNI Prof. Deepak Jakate
    Prof. Deepak Jakate
    CEO
    Associate Professor
    (Operations)
    BVIMSR
    (Institutes of Management
    Studies & Research)
  • MNI Speaker Mr. Ashish Pednekar
    Mr. Ashish Pednekar
    President / MD - Brihanmumbai Customs
    House Agents
    Association (BCHAA) / GVP Group
  • MNI Speaker Mr. Sanjay Bhatia
    Mr. Sanjay Bhatia
    Chairman
    Mumbai Port Trust
  • MNI Speaker Mr. PradipLulla
    Mr. PradipLulla
    Vice President
    Travel Agents
    Federation Of India (TAFI)
  • MNI Speaker Mr. Keki Master
    Mr. Keki Master
    Senior Vice President,
    JM Baxi Group
  • MNI Speaker Mr. Lt Col Gautama Dutta
    Mr. Lt Col Gautama Dutta
    CEO & Director,
    Marine Solutions
  • MNI Speaker Mr. Simon Arrol
    Mr. Simon Arrol
    Technical Director,
    Marina India
    anMarinetek India
    and Managing Director,
    Arrol Marina
  • MNI Speaker Mr.Harish Khatri
    Mr.Harish Khatri
    Nautical Adviser
    Maharashtra Maritime Board
  • MNI Speaker Mr. Shankar Shinde
    Mr. Shankar Shinde
    Vice Chairman
    Federation of freight
    forwarders associations
    in India
    M.D Global Express
    Multilogistics Pvt. Ltd.
Why Maritime Nation India

India's 1200 island territories and its huge Exclusive Economic Zone of 2.4 million square kilometres makes clear the economic significance of the India Ocean.

  • Merchandise trade contributes to over 50% in the country's real GDP and 95% of this merchandised trade by volume is moved through maritime transport.
  • India's Major ports handle 58% of the total traffic in MGT.
  • Meet prospective buyers from across the maritime sector.
  • The Cargo handled by India's 12 major and 187 notified non-major ports increased by 8% in 2014-2015.

Networking Opportunities

Be prepared to talk business and policy with the following industry stakeholders:

Freight Forwarders Trade Associations Private Investors (Domestic/International) Indian Navy and Coast Guards
Port Authorities Port & Terminal Operators Importers/ Exporters Offshore Suppliers & Services
Shipping Lines Container Terminal Operators Ship Builders, Designers & Repairers Port and Terminal Equipment Manufactures
Policy Makers Port Infrastructure Developers Ship Registrars & Consultants Financiers & Insurers
Ship Operation and Management Government Agencies Trade Publication /Media CFS/ICD developers and operators
Classification Societies Legal Professionals Export/Import Councils Academic & Research Bodies
Regulatory Authorities Naval Architects & Designers Cargo Handling Equipment Cos Ship Inspection and Surveys
Marine, Electrical & Mech. Engineers Security Agencies Logistics Service Providers
IT Solutions Providers Port and Maritime Agents Navigation Equipment Providers

Maritime Weekly, is a newsletter published by Apex Group for Maritime World Services, a business advisory, executive search, and trade show platform for the global maritime ecosystem. Our editorial board comprising reputed maritime, logistics , and media leaders curates key maritime news and analyses once a week, to support senior executives in making informed decisions in the week ahead. Maritime World Services conducts South Asia's leading exhibition and conference for the maritime and logistics ecosystem: Maritime Nation India. To receive our weekly newsletter please subscribe.

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