ABP is the UK’s leading port operator for the import and export of cars, with dedicated facilities at Southampton, Grimsby and Immingham – together handling more than 1 million vehicles annually.
ABP’s £25 million investment in the Grimsby River Terminal has already strengthened Grimsby’s position as the UK’s foremost import car terminal capable of handling vessels carrying up to 3,000 cars. At Southampton its position, as the leading British port for the export of cars for worldwide distribution, has also been consolidated by ABP’s opening of a fifth £4m multi-deck car park.View website
Comarch is an innovative IT integrator and software house. We have been involved in delivering business optimisation for 22 years. The company’s portfolio includes systems for electronic data interchange (EDI). Comarch EDI is a B2B platform, which provides competitive advantage through fast and secure data exchange with business partners. It provides automation of data processing throughout the supply chain: from the procurement process, through to logistics, to invoicing and payment processing. Comarch EDI delivers financial savings and compliance with legal and ecological requirements. Among the clients who have trusted Comarch are the largest retail chains (e.g. Metro Group, Tesco, Carrefour, Leroy Merlin), FMCG companies (e.g. BIC, Johnson & Johnson, L’Oreal, Unilever), pharmaceutical companies (e.g. GlaxoSmithKline, Sanofi) and other key market sectors.View website
Evolution Time Critical has been delivering the world’s finest premium and emergency logistics to the automotive industry since 2001. Our award-winning team is trusted by vehicle manufacturers and component suppliers worldwide.
Our activities cover every part of the world, from developing countries with challenging infrastructures to the most sophisticated automotive manufacturing regions. Rigorous research provides access to creative solutions via highly specialist local partners while a combination of tenacity, detailed understanding of local issues, and expertise in all critical transport modes, ensures the fastest, most efficient progress at every stage.
Many automotive companies integrate Evolution services with their lean supply chain strategies, developing contingency plans that will immediately resolve potential failures, so they are able to reduce cost and inventory with confidence.
Evolution’s success in driving excellence in time critical logistics has received global recognition with prestigious awards from respected global benchmarking organisation Frost & Sullivan, and the Institute of Transport Management.
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Priority Freight is a leading time-critical automotive supply chain specialist, helping you to meet complex and urgent international transport challenges.
When parts are needed to keep you operational, we understand the need for a fast response, and a reliable and secure solution to maintain your supply chain. We can assist at every level, from the shipping of small components or fragile prototype parts to arranging dedicated solutions to support large volume or weight.
Priority Freight’s high level of skill and specialism in the automotive industry recently earned us recognition from the British International Freight Association via its Specialist Services Award, after our expert team completed a demonstrable multi-faceted, intercontinental challenge in an extremely tight timeframe to prevent a major manufacturing shutdown.
Operating 24/7, 365 days a year, your freight is our priority.
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Changjiu Logistics is the largest independent finished vehicle logistics provider in China. Relying on comprehensive regional distribution centres and hub service networks, we provide a whole supply chain service including logistics planning, pick-up and consolidation, warehousing, packaging, a trans-Eurasia block train, and delivery and distribution for both finished vehicles and spare parts.
Our business extends to Russia, Belarus, Poland, the Czech Republic, Germany and the other main regions of Asia and Europe.
CDC was created by Changjiu in Shanghai in 2011 for both ro-ro shipment and parts logistics. As one of the leading automotive logistics companies in China, we are focused on innovation to provide an integrated service for global customers.
Our business divisions – Kingfour Marine, China Forever Logistics and Shanghai Evermore Supply Chain Management – plan to own 10-15 ro-ro vessels, 3-5 terminals and 30-50 domestic and overseas logistics bases in order to offer a great service in logistics planning, ro-ro shipment, freight forwarding, warehouse management & transportation, CKD/SKD packing, returnable container management and spare parts logistics.View website
CHEP is part of Brambles (ASX: BXB), a supply-chain logistics company operating in more than 60 countries, primarily through the CHEP and IFCO brands. The group specialises in the pooling of unit-load equipment and associated services, focusing on the outsourced management of pallets, crates and containers. Brambles employs more than 14,000 people and owns approximately 500m pallets, crates and containers through a global network of approximately 850 service centres. Brambles serves several industries including retail, aviation, oil and gas, and manufacturing.
CHEP Automotive and Industrial Solutions is one of the dedicated divisions within Brambles, working with over 3,000 customers including the top OEM and tier one brands globally since 1975. With its environmentally friendly, cost-saving, multi-user shared container pooling service, CHEP reduces the total supply chain cost per part whilst improving the efficiency and carbon footprint of its customers.View website
Finished vehicle logistics has the highest empty-mile factor of any transportation sector worldwide. CTM has a solution to this annual $75 billion loss of revenue.
CTM and Lohr have partnered to manufacture patented auto carrier Convertible Trailers that have been specifically designed to eliminate empty backhauls. Through their unique design, they can be converted from a standard car carrier trailer into a flatbed trailer in minutes. This capability translates into increased benefits for all automotive industry stakeholders. After delivering a load of vehicles, the CTM Lohr Convertible Trailer transforms into a flatbed capable of carrying a variety of freight including conventional shipping containers, AutoBoxes and mixed loads.
GEFCO’s strategic aim – as expressed in our slogan ‘Global Logistics for Manufacturers’ – reflects the group’s founding values. Built on 65 years’ experience within the automotive industry, they guide us every day:
• proximity to manufacturers, because GEFCO shares the same culture and speaks the same language as its customers. This allows us to understand and meet the expectations of each local market and our intermediaries;
• international momentum, provided by the group’s business lines and subsidiaries. Operating globally, GEFCO implements complex inbound and outbound logistics solutions tailored to a globalised industry;
• stringent standards, applied to both solutions and operations. We assess each and every operation in the supply chain in terms of quality, cost and lead time;
• cutting-edge service through innovation. GEFCO manages physical and information flows in real time to develop customised solutions that deliver gains in quality, brand image and competitiveness.
Wallenius Wilhelmsen Logistics (WWL) delivers global logistics and shipping solutions to manufacturers of cars, trucks, heavy equipment and specialised cargo such as rail cars, power generators, mining equipment and yachts.
WWL’s sophisticated supply chain management services ensure efficient integration of ocean transportation, inland distribution, cargo processing and a wide range of technical services.
WWL is an industry leader in developing solutions to reduce its operational impact on the environment.
The company has 7,000 employees and deploys 50-plus vessels servicing 12 trade routes to six continents. Last year, WWL moved 3.7m autos, rolling equipment and breakbulk units worldwide.
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The Able Group has been providing vehicle storage and distribution facilities on both the Tees and the Humber for over 20 years. At Able Humber Port, the current provision exceeds 230 acres, including two PDI buildings. Further space is being developed and will effectively double the amount of available land.View website
Established in 1975 and headquartered in Wolnzach, Germany, ARS Altmann is one of the biggest finished vehicle logistics service providers in Europe, with more than 2,500 railway wagons including around 1,100 fully covered wagons, 20 logistics centres around Europe and 350 trucks for vehicle transport. We are happy to offer you our qualitative services!
Protect your car, save the environment. ARS Altmann – we like to think twice.
ProAct International, a supply chain software solutions company, has worked globally with some of the biggest names in the industry for over 25 years, deploying unique and innovative mission-critical solutions. We offer differentiating solutions to a client base that is typically made up of high-profile global 3PLs, LLPs/4PLs and manufacturers.View website
Royale International is a global logistics company specialising in time-critical, hand-carry and next-flight-out services for many Fortune 500 companies in the aerospace, automotive, semiconductor and technology industries. We have an unrivalled reputation for our excellent customer service, extensive global network coverage and personalised logistics solutions.View website
Vehnet designs software exclusively for finished vehicle logistics. Its software manages and controls automotive yards, from receipt of vehicles by ship, train or truck to despatch. The software records any damage and manages workshop repair and enhancement work, pre-delivery inspections, and vehicle transport to dealers. Vehnet’s technology manages operations performed on millions of vehicles annually and is backed by an experienced team delivering best practice, tangible cost savings and multi-lingual international support.View website