NEW DELHI: It was a proud moment for Bhavani Group as they were nominated to be one among the top 35 companies shortlisted across India. The Minister of State (I/C) for Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs), Mr. Giriraj Singh and Mr. Arun Kumar Panda presented the award to Mr. Jeekshith Shetty, Director of Bhavani Shipping Services (I) Pvt. Ltd.
They were awarded as “one of the fastest growing organizations” at the INTERNATIONAL SME CONVENTION organized by the Ministry of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises of the Government of India with the support of World Union of Small and Medium Enterprises (WUSME), INDIA Small and Medium Enterprise (SME) FORUM, and other international organizations held at New Delhi on 22nd April 2018.
The India Small and Medium Enterprise (SME) Forum is India’s largest Non-Profit Initiative for Small & Medium Business with the objective to propel a Small and Medium Business Movement across the Country.
The forum is committed to a paradigm shift in the mindset of the people of our Country, towards its entrepreneurs. Around 160 SMEs from 39 Countries participated in the three-day event where issues of international best practices on SME development and cooperation, global business opportunities for SME were discussed.
In his address during the Valedictory function the Secretary; Minister of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprise (MSME) Mr. Arun Kumar Panda said that the Ministry has planned to set up a Digital Trade Desk aimed at promoting more collaboration between SME of India and other countries and for the exchange of data.
Bhavani Shipping Services (I) Pvt Ltd. was established in the year 2007 as an Empty Container Depot Operator and Transporter with 2 x 40’ trailer in Nhava Sheva. They gradually expanded further, concentrating hard on quality and service. Within a span of 10 years, Bhavani Shipping has grown into a full logistics service provider. Along with earning many accolades, there were multiple awards presented to the brand during its tenure. In the year 2015, It was felicitated with the “Fastest Growing Logistics Company of the Year” award. This was followed by yet another prestigious recognition by the Indian Maritime Awards, crowning Mr. Kusumodar Shetty, Managing Director of Bhavani Shipping Services (I) Pvt. Ltd. with “Logistics Professional of the Year 2016”.
More recently, in the 2017 India Maritime Awards announced Bhavani Group as the “Logistics Company of the Year” while recognizing the growth and contribution Bhavani Shipping Services has made in the Shipping and Logistics Industry.