Start a Transport or logistic company, A to z Information.

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How to start a Transport or logistic company
A to z Information

What is a Logistic firm/company–

Logistic or transport company is a firm/company that stores and delivery products of other business, business may be related online business or offline business.

A logistics firm is an organization that delivers and stores the products of different organization/company/individual.

How to Start logistic Company?

Future or scope of transport business —

India is growing  economy lots of Indian and international company s are doing business, last few years Indian business market have been changed lots of eCommerce company are doing business in India such as Amazon, flipkart, snapdeal ,paytm etc ,duo to all eCommerce company Indian transport marketing is booming .


License Requirements:-

There are four types of the different permit which you need to obtain according to the nature of your transport business, but state to state rules can change, If you are starting up a transport business with taxis or cab then there are contract carriages permit, for the transportation of the goods you need good carriages permit, for the buses you would need stage carriages permit and finally for both goods and people/passengers, you would need casual contact carriage permit. These permits are temporary and for the period of 4-5 years after which you have to renew them. Besides these, you need to have your own license for driving the van/vehicle or if you hire a driver, he needs to have the same.

Insurance is mandatory-

Insuring the vehicle & Driver is not the only thing you need to consider but you need to also insure all the goods you are carrying from one place to another. The all in one insurance which is little costly can provide peace of mind to your customer and you at the same time. Since any damage to the vehicle or the goods within it or to both due to bad road condition or accident will be covered by the insurance so that you and your clients won’t have to bear any loss.


Type of Transportation businessThere are various types of transportation business

School/collage Transportation

Transportation for the School/College/medical student/engineers Students: One of the simplest ways to start your transport business is to provide service to the school or colleges in the transit of the students. You can use your van/bus to pick and drop the students from their home to the schools or colleges. You can tie up with the schools or the institutes and provide the service.
each school/collage have own transport department or you can contact management team or person ,you can tie-up with yearly basis .

E-commerce Goods Transport(Business with Amazon,flipkart etc)-

eCommerce are booming in India, lots are company are doing business in India such as amazon, flipkart, paytm, snapdeal etc,so you can tie up with one such company for pickup or drop orders/products.

Office Transportation:-

India is call center/IT hub, lots of call center and IT industry in India,THIS Type of Company Run 24×7 & 365 days in year , they need cab services for his employees , You can provide a safe and timely transportation service to a group of office goers so at a reasonable cost so that they can reach office at the time and don’t have to book and wait for cabs every day, all office have HR department you can met and tip up with office/companies.

Packers and Movers–

India is job base country , mostly of Indians are involve in job & and doing job in metros and city’s, most of private and Gov job are transferable, in that case they need to move his household, and Packers and Movers are best way to provide service to this type of client , in India Packers and Movers are big industry.

Advertise your services–

main things is that how you can promote your business/company , in current world with out promotion you can not run your business complicity.

-Promote your transport/courier business by new paper ad
-create Facebook business page
-Create you tube channel for service promotion
-create your own website
-use just dial for business promotion


Land/ space require

200sqft to 700sqft storage space required to run their franchise, space requirement may change according location/pin code.

Office accessories 
Laptop / Internet connection / computers / printers / Barcode Scanner / papers

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  1. Wow, cool post. I’d like to write like this too – taking time and real hard work to make a great article… but I put things off too much and never seem to get started. Thanks though. O'hare

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