The SCI operates in a highly competitive international arena, and despite various constraints, has managed to keep its head well above troubled waters, by adopting the right measures from time to time. The organization has successfully adjusted to the era of liberalization, which heralded greater international competition for many Indian industries. The SCI remains committed in its endeavor to be the flag bearer of the nation in the field of shipping, and has embarked upon plans for expansion, modernization and diversification of its fleet to serve Indian trade and industry, by providing efficient and competitive shipping services. The SCI continues to explore possibilities of setting up Joint Venture Companies and forgoing alliances, which will further consolidate its position in the maritime world.
The activities of Business Development & Alliances include:
• New business development
• Identifying new business opportunities for SCI in maritime-related industries
• Formation of MOUs and Joint Venture Companies in India and abroad.