The relative success of the Hub-and-spoke system in the airline industry has impacted other transport sectors as well. In the past, the point-to-point system guided the transport industry, however, there were obvious flaws in this setup, causing logistics companies to lose money. As a response and an alternative, the hub-and-spoke system emerged.
After four months of dedicated work, New Silk Road Network (NSRN) member Atlantic Forwarding Group welcomed their first direct rail consol in Switzerland. The rail began at the consolidation hub in Xi’an in China and arrived at Basel, Switzerland via Duisburg, Germany. They delivered the cargo within the standard transit time frame. The goods were collected from different parts of China by Atlantic Forwarding Group. They were also responsible for stuffing and customs clearance, that was performed diligently, without any hurdles.
New Silk Road Network (NSRN) and Railfreight.com have had the pleasure of working together on more than one occasion. This time around, we have partnered with them to offer all NSRN members, partners and acquaintances a special offer to attend the 2020 Railfreight Summit in Poland.
The founder of CSL Poland, Laura Hołowacz, was recently awarded the Honorary Ambassadorship of Stettin, Poland. This is the first time in the history of Stettin that a businessperson, has been bestowed this title. CSL Poland is also a founding member of our New Silk Road Network (NSRN).
One of New Silk Road Network's (NSRN) founding members, Agemar Global Logistics has been on a steady growth incline since their foundation in the year 2002. In our latest interview with Mrs Deniz Aydincan, the Managing Director of Agemar, we learnt about the advantages of their strategic location in Istanbul, the challenges during coronavirus and finally their future goals.
When running a logistics company, most of us are focused on acquiring the cheapest rates, growing our business fast and connecting with numerous partners across the globe. However, NSRN's member CSL Poland has a different outlook. We spoke to Przemysław Hołowacz, the Chief Development Officer of CSL Poland about creating a thriving business based on inclusivity and supporting the local community.