Navata Road Transport: Transforming Secondary & Last-Mile Delivery with Unique Approach

Parvataneni Subhas Chandra Bose,   FounderThe logistics industry in India plays a critical role in the country's economic growth and development. India's logistics industry is rapidly growing and is expected to reach a market size of $215 billion by 2025. Navata Road Transport has evolved as a pioneer in the road transport sector in secondary and last mile delivery through an in built ecosystem. The firm is backed by an inhouse body building workshop, vehicle maintenance, fuel stations, tyre retreading and driving school, and ITI - both run as a part of corporate social responsibility.

The main challenges faced by Navata Road Transport included fluctuating fuel rates and a shortage of skilled manpower, particularly loaders and drivers. To overcome this, Navata Road Transport has hired workers from different locations, provided them with good facilities, complied with all statutory norms, and established a driving school as part of its CSR activities to train drivers and improve their skills. The firm provides drivers' welfare facilities and statutory benefits and offers educational scholarships to their children. Navata Road Transport was founded by Late Parvataneni Subhas Chandra Bose in 1982 and has been managed by his brother P.V.Koteswara Rao. Rao's hard work, strategic planning, and adherence to morals and values have led Navata Road Transport to success in the logistics industry, with 2500 major clients across various industries. Navata, under his stewardship, has crossed many milestones in its 4-decade journey and continues its onward march with the next generation taking over the reins. Navata believes that a strong foothold on fundamentals, adherence to the values, and focus on customer delight will keep the company going steadfastly.

One - Stop Shop
While its core competency lies in the seamless transportation of shipments by adopting worldclass standards, Navata Road Transport has gained expertise in providing a one-stop solution in logistics by offering its spacious godowns across the regions of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana, besides Chennai, Salem, Bangalore, Hubli, Pune and
more. Navata is spread across a network of 668 branches in Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Pondicherry, Maharashtra, Gujarat, Odisha and Indore with ambitious expansion plans throughout India. Navata Road Transport offers storage, door pick-up, door delivery, and administrative support tailored to meet the needs of its clients. The company specializes in providing highly secure, multi customer, and large warehouses in strategic locations, allowing them to meet storage demands for clients of any size.

Navata Road Transport, a road logistics service provider established in 1982, occupies a place of pride among India's leading road transport organizations

Navata Road Transport also offers freight forwarding, operational management, project management, MIS, value adds, IT, and statutory services to cater to their clients'logistics needs. They have helped one of its clients with a solution for delivering customized products directly to customers within a limited time frame. A solution was presented involving the combination of primary, secondary, and last-mile distribution patterns, with order processing and inventory management to achieve just-in time (JIT) delivery. Customized logistics are Navata’s flagship offering. It assures safety and accountability for whatever it transacts. As a firm, its main emphasis is on customer satisfaction, and it remains always accountable for every customer-related transaction. Accountability makes the terms so clear that the customer is confident in holding the company to its promise of providing safe on time deliveries.

Navata Road Transport offers unique services that set it apart with end-to-end logistics solutions based on client requirements. Its operations are designed for flawless operations flow, adhering to TAT with ‘no complaint’ deliveries. The firm also has an established branch network with daily connectivity and GPS-fitted close-body vehicles. A central control system tracks shipments and monitors vehicle movement, while a 24/7 customer care cell addresses escalations. Navata Road Transport has dedicated Key Account Managers for premium customers and is a trusted service provider for Banks and Government departments. Its core team includes experts from various fields, rightly positioned to overview the vertical in which they are masters.

Navata Road Transport aims to become the goto logistics provider for all industries in the coming years by offering customized solutions and expanding globally while continuously improving its services. The firm also plans to leverage technology to optimize operations, automate trans-shipment points and improve communication. Having carved a niche it has a strong presence in the industry. However, it is positioning itself as a one-stop solution for all logistics needs. Especially, it is evolving itself to be an expert in offering customized solutions by having a deep understanding of the client’s business needs.