Kuehne + Nagel Automotive Solutions

Providing integrated automotive solutions from secondary suppliers to the assembly line as well as the aftermarket support, Kuehne + Nagel creates value across the automotive industry via global network, industry expertise and powerful technology.

Value proposition

  • Managing complex supply chains in volatile markets by all modes of transport with different routings and flexible scheduling (Inbound Logistics)
  • Reducing lead times, maximizing floor space, reducing inventory levels and seamlessly supporting the flexible production schedule (Production Logistics)
  • Fast and reliable service parts logistics with guaranteed same-day or next-morning delivery, reducing dealer parts inventories and improving customer service (Aftermarket Logistics)

The Kuehne + Nagel Group is one of the world’s leading logistics companies. Its strong market position lies in the seafreight, airfreight, contract logistics and overland businesses, In addition, the group has developed industry-specific solutions, for example for the automotive industry, where Kuehne + Nagel provides a highly competitive edge around the globe.

The Group’s customer portfolio includes many of the world’s largest OEM, tier one and tier two suppliers who rely on Kuehne + Nagel for order management, supplier management, international transportation, warehousing value added services and aftermarket logistics in more than 30 countries. All supply chain activities are supported by KN Login, the company’s proprietary IT solution, providing visibility of shipments and control of order management, vendor activities or warehouse inventory.

Automotive product portfolio that covers the whole life cycle of a vehicle at a glance:

Inbound Logistics

Collection, consolidation, international transportation by sea, air and intermodal and overland inbound to manufacturing (I2M)

Production logistics

Managing the internal and external product flow, parts planning and traceability, pre-assembly operations and line feeding (JIT/JIS)

Aftermarket Logistics

Stock spares and breakdown spares for dealer delivery form dedicated or multi-user warehouses

Finished vehicle logistics

Air CBU Logistics: the new industry benchmark for finished vehicles logistics by airfreight

Special services

Lithium Ion Battery Services: Transportation, warehousing, production supply and reverse logistics

Prototyping Services: Transport- and project management for prototyping projects

Tyre logistics

Please contact us for additional information: www.kuehne-nagel.com/automotive