India has been ranked 35 amongst 160 countries in Logistics Performance Index (LPI) 2016 report, released every two years by World Bank. There has been an improvement in India’s performance as it has taken a huge leap of 19 positions from last report. India was ranked 54 in LPI 2014.
Further, in terms of the six-components of the LPI. India hs been in top 50 -.
- Customs - 38
- Infrastructure - 36
- International Shipments - 39
- Logistics Quality and Competence - 32
- Tracking and Tracing - 33
- Timeliness - 42
Improvement in India’s rank in Logistics Performance Index adequately establishes steady performance in our competitiveness in manufacturing and trade that also acts as one of the growth driver of Make in India Programme.
The LPI is an interactive benchmarking tool created to help countries identify the challenges and opportunities they face in their performance on trade logistics and what they can do to improve their performance.