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Central Warehousing Corporation (CWC)

Central Warehousing Corporation (CWC), a Schedule ‘A’-Mini Ratna, Category – 1 Central Public Sector Enterprise (CPSE) is a statutory body which was established under ‘The Warehousing Corporations Act, 1962’. Its aim is to provide reliable, cost-effective, value-added, integrated warehousing and logistics solution in a socially responsible and environment friendly manner.

The authorised capital and total paid up capital of CWC are Rs. 68.02 Cr. and Rs. 74.52 Cr. respectively. During 2017-18, the turnover of CWC was Rs. 1582.94 Cr., its Profit Before Tax was Rs. 27.62 Cr. and its Profit After Tax was Rs. 31.88 Cr. CWC has paid a total dividend of Rs. 21.75 Cr. for the year 2017-18 to its shareholders.

As a premier Warehousing Agency, CWC was operating 428 warehouses as on 01.01.2019 with a total storage capacity of 99.07 lakh MT including 52 Custom Bonded Warehouses, 30 Container Freight Stations (CFSs)/ Inland Clearance Depots (ICDs), 3 Air Cargo Complexes ( ACCs) and 3 Temperature Controlled Warehouses. CWC also provides services in the area of clearing & forwarding, handling & transportation, disinfestation, fumigation etc. It also offers consultancy services/ training to different agencies for construction of warehousing infrastructure.

CWC has 19 State Warehousing Corporations (SWCs) as its associates. Central Warehousing Corporation is 50% shareholder in the equity capital of the SWCs. The total investment of CWC in SWCs is Rs. 61.79 Crore. As on 01.01.2019, the SWCs were operating 2089 warehouses with a total storage capacity of 337.70 lakh MT.

For more information, please visit website of CWC at CWC Website