Dacotrans India Private Limited

Handling Cargo with Care...



Specialists in Handling Project Cargo...

Dacotrans India Private Limited has been set up since 1997. The company is in the business of international freight forwarding of industrial cargo.

Dacotrans specializes in international multinational transportation of project cargo for industrial machinery consisting of over dimensional and heavy lift consignments and have executed prestigious transportation projects world-wide for power plants, steel plants, refineries, chemical plants, cement plants, etc. Dacotrans group has 700 qualified transport specialists in Germany, USA and in the oversees organizations. Dacotrans group controls a network of daughter companies, offices & agencies in Europe, Middle East, Africa, Asia, North & South America as well as in Australia.

The world-wide business network of Dacotrans group ensures that even the most difficult project transports are delivered on time, smoothly and safe.

The scope of services include planning for technically & economically most suitable transport solution, multimodal transportation of project cargo by road, rail, air & ocean, smooth co-operation between the various carriers, co-ordination in maintaining the schedule of projects transports; talking into account production schedule and project completion dates, supervision of unloading, customs clearance and on carriage to the final destination as well as positioning of the equipment on foundations.

"Freight Forwarding and Logistic Services" as defined by FIATA, means services of any kind relating to the carriage (performed by single mode or multimodal transport means), consolidation, storage, handling, packing or distribution of the Goods as well as ancillary and advisory services in connection therewith, including but not limited to customs and fiscal matters, declaring the Goods for official purposes, procuring insurance of the Goods and collecting or procuring payment or documents relating to the Goods. Freight Forwarding Services also include logistical services with modern information and communication technology in connection with the carriage, handling or storage of the Goods, and de facto total supply chain management. These services can be tailored to meet the flexible application of the services provided.

The founder and Managing Director of the Company, Mr. Girish Ghate is a Post Graduate in Metallurgical Engineering and has rich experience of over 20 years in International Freight Forwarding as well as steel industry in India. Mr. Ghate believes in philanthropic approach towards life and works for Non Government Charity Organizations including Rotary and family trust under the name “Prabhakar Foundation”.

Mr. Ghate truly believes the principles of Rotary to encourage and foster the ideal of service as a basis of worthy enterprise and, in particular, to encourage and foster:


  • The development of acquaintance as an opportunity for service
  • High ethical standards in business and professions
  • Considering occupation as an opportunity to serve society
  • The application of the ideal of service in personal, business, and community life
  • International understanding, goodwill & peace through a world fellowship

Company Credentials

FIATA Member



MTO Registration
MH33D0108909


Excellence Award 2015