From September 4th-5th, the “Group of Twenty” (G20) will meet in Hangzhou to discuss important issues about global economy. China is getting well prepared for this premium international conference and has officially asked 255 factories in Shanghai to suspend their operation between August 24th to September 6th to ensure the air is less polluted and skies blue during the Summit.
Dachser India has expanded its office in Kolkata to meet growing demand for services in the East India market. The leading global logistics services provider has had a presence for more than 30 years in West Bengal state.
DACHSER recorded a 9.2 per cent increase in its Asia Pacific revenues to €367m for 2015, when compared to the year before. The overall number of air freight and ocean shipments in Asia Pacific increased slightly to 355,800 from 355,600.
Effective July 1, 2016, the Safety of Life at Sea (SOLAS) Convention issued by the International Maritime Organization (IMO) needs to be put into practice. The convention specifies that shippers are responsible and shall verify on its documentation the Verified Gross Mass of a container prior to it being loaded on board of a vessel.
DACHSER’s Hong Kong warehouse, strategically located in one of Asia’s major gateways, offers valuable advantages for logistics from, to and within Asia. Modern technology and high process standards are reflecting DACHSER’s quality-oriented business model. Coming together with simplified customs clearance, the transport chain can be handled quicker and easier.