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.
Beijing Changjiu Logistics Co, founded in 2003, is the largest domestic third-party automobile logistics company in China. It was listed on the Shanghai Stock Exchange on August 10th 2016 (Stock Code 603569).
Changjiu’s business scope includes finished vehicle logistics, automotive parts logistics, international logistics, second-hand vehicle logistics and warehousing services. It provides a complete supply chain service for OEMs and automotive parts suppliers, including warehousing, consolidation, packaging, logistics planning, distribution and other value-added services. The company has 6,000 trucks under its control, four ro-ro vessels and over 2m sq.m of warehousing. It transported 3.08m units in 2016.
China Forever Logistics (CFL), part of the Changjiu Group, was established in 2014 to provide automotive packaging services for the group’s clients. CFL focuses on innovation to provide integrated packaging services for both domestic and global customers. Its business scope includes returnable packaging design, manufacture and operations, and other value-added logistics services.
INFORM specialises in intelligent decision-making IT systems that optimise complex operational and logistical workflows, ensuring companies make the best decision from an unmanageable number of alternatives. Where data management software merely provides information, INFORM systems can analyse huge quantities of data, cost out numerous variants and suggest the best possible solution in seconds, helping firms to increase the productivity and reliability of their processes in a sustainable manner.
INFORM has been developing scientifically-substantiated optimisation algorithms for this purpose since 1969. From container terminals, passenger airports and financial service providers to industrial operations, wholesalers, storage and transhipment hubs, and shipping companies, our 750-plus employees support more than 1,000 customers worldwide.
Our state-of-the-art logistics optimisation software provides solutions for OEMs and 3PLs in areas including yard management, network planning, load optimisation, inbound truck flow and transport management. The SyncroTESS platform enables intelligent planning, management of complex processes, visibility and real-time operational optimisation from plant to dealer.
Royale International is a global logistics company specializing 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 personalized logistics solutions.
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.
CNW – Courier NetWork delivers customised, reliable and efficient NFO (next flight out) and hand-carry solutions for time and mission-critical shipments from anywhere to anywhere in the world.
By understanding your automotive logistics, supply chain and machine-down constraints, CNW provides you with specially designed courier routes using the fastest and most risk-free service, 24/7 all year. With offices in the USA, Mexico, Germany, China, Hong Kong, Singapore and Israel, CNW is ready to take on your logistic challenges.
CNW delivers, so you can keep your manufacturing process on schedule.
For over 40 years, the Confezioni Andrea Group has produced transportation covers for all the main automotive, aeronautical and marine companies in the world, working side by side with R&D, quality and logistics departments as well as design centres.
Our mission is to manufacture and guarantee a top-quality, cost-effective product range for the protection of vehicles in the logistics pipeline. Reducing damage by up to 95%, this represents the most complete and eco-friendly vehicle protection solution available.
Thanks to our continuous evolution and focus on high quality standards, we are the benchmark for vehicle protection in the worldwide automotive market.
At GEFCO, we believe long-lasting cooperation with partners is the key to shared growth. Building on 69 years of expertise and a strong heritage in the automotive industry, we design smart, flexible solutions for complex supply chains.
Today, GEFCO Group is the number one European leader in finished vehicle logistics and a top ten global partner in multimodal supply chain solutions. With 300 destinations across five continents, GEFCO’s global network of experts pushes back boundaries and responds with agility to the most demanding supply chain challenges.
GEFCO’s aim is to play an innovative and influential role in supply chain transformation to help customers meet their evolving technological, social and environmental challenges. The group is proud of its ability to nurture innovation internally and with external partners to offer pioneering solutions in line with changing industry needs.
Reusable packaging products and services improve the flow of items along the automotive supply chain. With its new centrally located plant in Silao, Guanajauto, ORBIS helps OEMs and tier suppliers in Mexico move their product faster, more easily, more safely and more cost-effectively. From packaging design to production, ORBIS is your single source for plastic reusable containers, bulk packaging, pallets and protective dunnage in Mexico.
ProAct has been heavily immersed in all aspects of finished vehicle logistics since the late 1990s. Today, it the primary focus of the business and we are rapidly gaining momentum in our goal to become a recognised global best-of-breed logistics solution. Our unique and highly flexible solutions encompass all aspects of the planning, execution, integration and tracking of global, multimodal, plant-to-dealer supply chains and sophisticated yard management operations, along with a configurable range of mobile apps and true ‘control tower’ options.