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PDP Group Timeline

Currently, The PDP Group® is known for providing end to end logistic solutions to the trade. With our steady investments in infrastructure, constant upgradation of digital technologies and employee training initiatives, we have been able to improve our service offerings over the years. It has been a long journey and we hope that it continues for many more years, with the support of our stakeholders. Here we take a look at a brief history of our group.

 

 
 
1978

P. D. Prasad & Brothers is founded by Late Mr. Durga Prasad Pandey to provide customs clearance services.

1989

P. D. Prasad & Brothers is reconstituted to P. D. Prasad & Sons Pvt. Ltd.

 
 
 
1995

PDP Group ventures into freight forwarding and warehousing solutions under  PDP International Pvt. Ltd.

1997

PDP International Pvt. Ltd. receives MTO Accreditation from DG Shipping

 
 
 
1998

PDP International Pvt. Ltd. receives IATA accreditation for handling air cargo.

2002

P. D. Prasad & Sons Pvt. Ltd. and PDP International Pvt. Ltd. receive ISO 9001 certification from Bureau Veritas

 
 
 
2006

PDP Group commences Inland Container Depot operations at Durgapur, West Bengal under Allied ICD Services Ltd.

2010

Allied ICD Services Ltd. receives ISO 9001 certification from Bureau Veritas.

 
 
 
2014

Allied ICD Services Ltd. is certified as a ‘Recommended Transport Operator’ by Indians Banks’ Association

2015

PDP International Pvt. Ltd. inaugurates warehousing and cargo handling site at Transport Depot Road, located within 4 KMs of Kolkata Port.

 
 
 
2018

PDP International Pvt. Ltd. inaugurates state-of-the-art cargo handling plot- ‘Shrinkhala’, located within 2 KMs of Kolkata Port.

2019

P. D. Prasad & Sons Pvt. Ltd. receives AEO- LO certification from Indian Customs.

 
 
 
2020

PDP Group receives Great Place to Work® certification from Great Place to Work® Institute, India