Water Transport in India: ISIC 61

Country Report

About This Report

Mar 2018

Industry forecast to see 7% CAGR over 2016-2021, driven by investments in waterways and port infrastructure, positive expectations of cruise shipping, and India’s positive economic outlook

India aims to become an important cruise shipping destination over the forecast period, and increase number of cruise tourists 20 times over the next four years

India plans large-scale investments into inland waterways and ports, providing new growth opportunities for the shipping industry

Economic growth, increasing consumption and simplified shipping rules contribute to industry’s growth

Industry’s turnover grows 4% in 2016 to over INR329.5 billion

Want to find out more about this report?
Request more information
Why buy this report?

Gain competitive intelligence about market leaders. Track key industry trends, opportunities and threats. Inform your marketing, brand, strategy and market development, sales and supply functions.

Your Recently Viewed Reports

Water Transport in India: ISIC 61

Euromonitor International's report on #Company# delivers a detailed strategic analysis of the company's business, examining its performance in the Transport and Communications market and the global economy.

Company and market share data provide a detailed look at the financial position of #Company#, while in-depth qualitative analysis will help you understand the brand strategy and growth prospects of #Company#.

This report examines:
  • Company share by region and sector
  • Brand portfolio
  • New product developments
  • Marketing and distribution strategies

A detailed SWOT analysis of #Company# provides strategic intelligence on:
  • Strengths and weaknesses
  • Category and country opportunities for growth
  • Challenges and threats from current competition and future prospects
  • Global and regional market positions

Research You Can Trust:

Euromonitor International's company profile reports are written by our Transport and Communications research team, a dedicated group of analysts that knows the industry inside and out.

Buy this report to inform your planning, strategy, marketing, sales and competitor intelligence functions.

Delivery format

Reports are delivered in PDF format and can be downloaded from your online account immediately after purchase.



Economic growth and government initiatives to drive industry’s development
India’s investment in waterways and port infrastructure to benefit the industry
Action plan for development of cruise tourism offers huge potential for cruise sector

Competitive Landscape

Companies invest in efficient fuel solutions

Industry Overview

Chart 1 Production vs Nominal GDP 2001–2021
Table 1 Key Industry Indicators 2011–2016
Table 2 Key Industry Indicators: Annual Growth 2012–2016


Table 3 Industry Leaders: Company Production Shares in 2016

Import and Export

Chart 2 Export Growth 2001-2016
Table 4 Import and Export 2011–2016

Market and Buyers

Table 5 Key Market Indicators 2011–2016
Table 6 Key Market Indicators: Annual Growth 2012–2016


Chart 3 Household Expenditure on Water Transport vs GDP 2001–2021
Chart 4 Household Expenditure on Water Transport vs Population 2001–2021
Table 7 Households: Key Statistics 2011–2016

B2B Buyers

Table 8 B2B Sales Structure 2011–2016
Table 9 B2B Sales Structure: Annual Growth 2012–2016
Table 10 B2B Sales Structure: Share of Total 2011–2016

Key B2B Buyer Analysis

Road Passenger and Freight Transport
Chart 5 Production vs GDP 2001–2021
Chart 6 Costs vs Spending on Water Transport 2001–2016
Table 11 Key Statistics 2011–2016
Chart 7 Production vs GDP 2001–2021
Chart 8 Costs vs Spending on Water Transport 2001–2016
Table 12 Key Statistics 2011–2016


Chart 9 Supply Structure (Rs million, in 2016)
Table 13 Supply Structure 2011–2016
Table 14 Supply Structure: Annual Growth 2012–2016
Table 15 Supply Structure:Share of Total 2011–2016

Labour Costs

Chart 10 Number of Employees vs Average Salary 2001–2016
Chart 11 Output per Employee vs Average Salary 2001–2016
Table 16 Key Statistics 2011–2016

B2B Suppliers

Table 17 B2B Supliers 2011–2016
Table 18 B2B Suppliers: Annual Growth 2012–2016
Table 19 B2B Suppliers: Share of Total 2011–2016

Key B2B Suppliers Statistics

Ships and Boats
Chart 12 Production vs GDP 2001–2021
Chart 13 Price and Expenditure Dynamics 2001–2016
Table 20 Key Statistics 2011–2016
Refined Petroleum Products
Chart 14 Production vs GDP 2001–2021
Chart 15 Price and Expenditure Dynamics 2001–2016
Table 21 Key Statistics 2011–2016

Industry Attractiveness Index

Chart 16 Attractiveness Index of Water Transport Among Other India Industries
Chart 17 Binary Diagram of Attractiveness Index
Table 22 Attractiveness Index Composition

Attractiveness Index: Explanation

Future Outlook

Table 23 Forecasts 2017–2022


Water Transport
Inland Water Transport
Sea and Coastal Transport