Award Categories & Criteria



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Please note there are separate Nomination Form for the different categories. To download the Nomination Form please click the download symbol in Green colour for the desired category in which you wish to submit your nomination.

BEST PORT OF THE YEAR (Containerised and Non Containerised)
Criteria : Volume handled, Year on Year Growth, Expansion Plans, New Initiatives, Variety of Cargo Handled, Handling Equipments, E- Business, No. and Size of Vessels handled, Customer Satisfaction.


CONTAINER TERMINAL OF THE YEAR (SPECIFIC)
Criteria : Year on Year Growth, Productivity per Crane/ per Area/ per Jetty, Turnaround time, By Rail / By Road movement, ICD’s connect, Length of Jetty, Key length productivity, Hi-tech Facilities & Customer Satisfaction.


BEST PORT OF THE YEAR FOR RO-RO OPERATION
Criteria : Volume handled, Year on Year Growth, Expansion Plans, E- Business, Customer Satisfaction.


PORT/TERMINAL OF THE YEAR - HEALTH, SAFETY AND ENVIRONMENT
Criteria : Significant & lasting contribution of Safety at Ports/ Terminals & Environment Concern, Adequate Investments on Green Initiatives, Year on Year growth & Certifications received.


BEST SHIPPING LINE OF THE YEAR- CONTAINER OPERATOR
Criteria : No. of Services from Gujarat, Commencement of New Services, Maximum Sectors Covered, Year on Year Growth, No. of Direct Independent Service offered, Global Network and Schedule Integrity & Customer Satisfaction.


BEST SHIPPING LINE OF THE YEAR- GUJARAT-FAR EAST TRADE LANE
Criteria : No. of Services to Far East Ports from Gujarat, Commencement of New Services, Year on Year Growth, Schedule Integrity & Customer Satisfaction.


FEEDER OPERATOR OF THE YEAR
Criteria : No. of Services from Gujarat, Commencement of New Services, Year on Year Growth, and Schedule Integrity & Customer Satisfaction.


SHIPPING LINE OF THE YEAR - COASTAL OPERATOR
Criteria : Volume handled, Diversity of cargo carried, Network, Year on Year Growth & Customer Satisfaction.


SHIPPING LINE OF THE YEAR - CAR / RO-RO OPERATOR
Criteria : Volume handled, Year on Year Growth, Handling variety of Cargo, Frequency, Schedule Integrity & Customer Satisfaction.


BEST SHIPPING AGENT OF THE YEAR
Criteria : No. of Liner Agencies handled, Products & Services Offered, Year on Year Growth, Network, Customer Satisfaction.


BEST SHIPPING AGENT OF THE YEAR - BREAK BULK OPERATOR
Criteria : Volume handled, Year on Year growth, No. of Vessels and Variety of cargo handled, Products & Services offered, Customer Satisfaction.


BEST SHIPPING AGENT OF THE YEAR - DRY BULK OPERATOR
Criteria : Volume handled, Variety of cargo handled, Network, Year on Year growth & Customer Satisfaction.


HEAVYLIFT OPERATOR OF THE YEAR
Criteria : Heaviest cargo handled from Gujarat with distance covered, Complicated cargo movement, Year on Year Growth & Customer Satisfaction.


PROJECT CARGO MOVER OF THE YEAR
Criteria : Total number of Projects handled in Gujarat, Volume of Cargo Handled in Freight ton, Year on Year Growth & Customer Satisfaction.


BEST NVOCC OF THE YEAR (GP)
Criteria : Volume handled, Year on Year Growth, Network & Customer Satisfaction.


BEST FREIGHT FORWARDER OF THE YEAR - CONTAINERS
Criteria : Operational Performance, Year on Year Growth, Network, E- Business & Customer Satisfaction.


BEST FORWARDER OF THE YEAR - COASTAL CARGO
Criteria : Operational Performance, Year on Year Growth, Commodities handled, Network, New Innovations & Customer Satisfaction.


BEST FREIGHT FORWARDER OF THE YEAR- PROJECT & MULTI CARGO
Criteria : Number of Projects Executed (For Project cargo), Variety of Cargo handled (For Multi Cargo) Year on Year Growth, Commodities handled, Network, New Innovations & Customer Satisfaction.


STEVEDORE OF THE YEAR
Criteria : Type of cargo handled, Efficiency in on-time, Damage free handling of the cargo, Year on Year Growth & Customer Satisfaction.


BEST LCL CONSOLIDATOR OF THE YEAR (EXPORT & IMPORT)
Criteria : Volume handled, Year on Year Growth, Network & Customer Satisfaction.


BEST CUSTOM BROKER OF THE YEAR
Criteria : Volume, Number of B/E & S/B Filed, Year on Year Growth, Network, Customer Satisfaction.


BEST CUSTOM BROKER OF THE YEAR- BREAKBULK/LIQUID & DRYBULK
Criteria : Volume, Variety of Cargo handled, Year on Year Growth, Number of B/E & S/B Filed, Customer Satisfaction.


BEST CONTAINER FREIGHT STATION OPERATOR OF THE YEAR - PRIVATE
Criteria : Volume handled, Year on Year Growth, Introduction of New Customer Friendly Facilities, Turnaround time of Export & Import Containers, Customer Satisfaction.


CONTAINER FREIGHT STATION OWNER OF THE YEAR
Criteria : Volume handled, Year on Year Growth, Customer Friendly Facilities, Network, Customer Satisfaction.


CONTAINER FREIGHT STATION OF THE YEAR (Specific)
Criteria : Operational Performance in per Unit Area & Customer Satisfaction.


BEST TRANSPORT OPERATOR OF THE YEAR - CONTAINER & MULTI CARGO
Criteria : Fleet, Volume Handled, Network, Year on Year Growth & Customer Satisfaction.


DYNAMIC LOGISTICS PROFESSIONAL OF THE YEAR *
Criteria : Exceptional contribution to the growth and expansion of the Organisation in his/her field.


LOGISTICS COMPANY OF THE YEAR *
Criteria : Successful diversification in Multiple Logistics segment & related activities.


MARITIME / PORT PERSONALITY OF THE YEAR *
Criteria : Exceptional contribution to the growth and expansion of the Organisation in his/her field.


WOMAN PROFESSIONAL OF THE YEAR *
Criteria : Exceptional contribution to the growth and expansion of the Organisation in her field.


LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD *
Criteria : Exceptional contribution to the growth, improvement and expansion of the Logistics & Maritime community.


* No Nominations for this award.

The Jury / Organisers reserve the right to make changes to the list of categories if required; due to lack of sufficient nominations / dearth of information, etc.
The decision of the Jury / Organisers will be final & binding.


* Self Nomination & Suggestions/Recommendations are must. Please send your Suggestions/Recommendation to feedback@gujaratstarawards.com