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Freight Smart Cities Initiative

  • Integrity Education, Delhi
  • 03, Jul 2021
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Purpose: To improve urban freight efficiency, and create an opportunity for reduction in the logistics costs.

Why it needed ?

Final-mile freight movement in Indian cities is currently responsible for 50 per cent of total logistics costs in India’s growing e-commerce supply chains.

About the Initiative

  • Under the Freight Smart Cities initiative, city-level logistics committees would be formed
  • These committees would have related government departments and agencies at the local level, state and from the reacted central ministries and agencies.
  • These committees would co-create City Logistics Plans to implement performance improvement measures locally.