Marine logistics

Marine logistics

In the last two decades, increased globalisation has witnessed a significant growth in the movement of goods across international borders. Despite the development in technology and introduction of faster modes of transportation, shipping or marine logistics still remains one of the mainstays of the international movement of goods. Therefore, this sector has the maximum scope of employment from entry level to management levels. It varies from managing ships to managing the ports, to marketing of many related services.

Job Aspects : Accountability, Decision Making, Ethical, Fast Paced, Flexible, Physical Labour, Professional Degree, Self-Discipline

Job Pressure High

Academic Pressure Medium

  • Early Salary

    4 - 5 L

  • Mid Level Salary

    10 - 12 L

  • Senior Salary

    Above 25 L

What do they do?

Marine logistics involves overseeing the movement of goods by sea. Besides navigation and engineering, all the other operations related to ports/terminals and actual maritime transportation come under marine logistics. It includes scheduling, marketing of space, booking of cargo, safe transportation of cargo from one point to another, loading and unloading, supervision and liaison with customers.

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