Port Wings, 21 August 2019:
In the segment of specialized sector magazines in India, Port Wings Maritime Exim Weekly Newspaper, one of its kinds in ports, shipping and logistics area, has successfully completed five years and now starting its sixth year journey.
In the last five years, Port Wing through its specialized coverage on port and logistics sectors has helped the industry stalwarts to understand the different dimensions of the trade and what is important for the sector to focus upon for sustained growth.
In his speech on the Independence Day Prime Minister Modi said that realising the dream of $5 trillion economy was not difficult and that the government would invest over Rs 100-lakh crore on developing infrastructure in the next five years.
The Prime Minister opined that time demands that we live fight and move ahead in unison to fulfil these dreams.
Emphasizing on developing our maritime resources and blue economy, PM Modi stated that we should empower our fishermen community, and farmers.
Over these years, with consistent coverage on different maritime segments, articles and editorial week after week, be it on ports, economy or other infrastructure issue that was plaguing the sector, Port Wings highlighted the status of the sector in front of decision makers –starting from Ministry of Highways and Road Transport, Shipping (I/C), Commerce & Industries, and Finance.
And at times, Port Wings also provided the much-needed platform to EXIM community to present their views (irrespective of negative or positive) on problems and obstacles that were remain impediment for decades to the right audience.
Furthermore, Port Wings in the last five years has proved time and again that it is the right companion for the Indian maritime trade and benefitted the EXIM fraternity in particular immensely.
In this digital age, which is marked by rapid succession of events and information, people desire to be feed with information that gives a clear as well as larger picture of the developments taking place around them by minute.
Nearly 7,000 hits every day for Port Wings’ online edition and strong presence of the weekly on social media platforms like facebook, Twitter and Whatsapp has proved that there is a space for anything provided it fits to the gallery and serves the purpose.
Count on us… we will be there as a platform to project anything that affects the EXIM fraternity and to protect the centuries-old maritime trade for the sake of nation’s growth.
-Team Port Wings