Contract Logistics

Dachser Expands in Kolkata to Cater East India

Dachser Expands in Kolkata to Cater East India

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. The new office is located at the Salt Lake City development which is the new IT hub for the city and close to both Kolkata and Haldia ports and Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International Airport (NSCBIA).

“I am very confident of further growth in West Bengal and we already see a consistent increase in our business over the last three years. The economy in West Bengal is reviving and we are looking forward to a stronger growth of our business,” – Huned Gandhi, Managing Director Air & Sea Logistics India.

Dachser now has 25 offices across the subcontinent with one of the largest country wide logistics networks of any international company.
The Kolkata office provides air and sea import and export services, customs clearance and cross border shipments to and from Bhutan, Nepal and Bangladesh.
West Bengal is India’s fourth-most populous state, with more than 91 million inhabitants. Manufacturing industries playing an important economic role are engineering products, electronics, electrical equipment, cables, steel, leather, textiles, jewellery, shipbuilding, automobiles, railway coaches, and wagons.
In Durgapur other industries have developed such as tea, sugar, chemicals and fertilizers. Natural resources like tea and jute have also made West Bengal a major center for these industries.

Dachser is headquartered in Kempten, Germany, and is one of the leading logistics providers worldwide. It employs a staff around 26,500 at 428 locations worldwide and is represented by subsidiaries in 43 countries. In 2015, the company generated revenue of EUR 5.64 billion and handled a total of 78.1 million shipments weighing 37.3 million metric tons.

Contract Logistics
Amolrada Thamrongvoraporn

Amolrada Thamrongvoraporn is a Thai Content Writer for Airfreight Logistics and Logistics Manager, and an avid people-watcher/flâneur. She enjoys discussion about social dynamics, modern philosophy, movies, and cat videos. She's also a big fan of raccoon gifs, ghostly stories, as well as rock music from the 60s through the 80s.

More in Contract Logistics

DHL Selected by Michelin Joint Venture for Synthetic Rubber Shipping Solution

DHL Selected by Michelin Joint Venture for Synthetic Rubber Shipping Solution

Logistics ManagerNovember 5, 2018
JWD Launch DG-Total Dangerous Goods Management System

JWD Launch Dangerous Goods Management System DG-Total

Logistics ManagerOctober 22, 2018
Serge Corbel to Become New CFO for CEVA Logistics

Serge Corbel to Become New CFO for CEVA Logistics

Logistics ManagerOctober 11, 2018
Kuehne + Nagel Increase Indonesia Footprint with Latest Acquisition

Kuehne + Nagel Increase Indonesia Footprint with Latest Acquisition

Logistics ManagerOctober 5, 2018
The Rhenus Group Opens New Logistics Warehouse and Increases Capacity in Meerane

The Rhenus Group Opens New Logistics Warehouse and Increases Capacity in Meerane

Logistics ManagerOctober 3, 2018
DHL and IBM Release Artificial Intelligence in Logistics Report

Charles Kaufmann Appointed to Lead DHL Global Forwarding in North Asia and South Pacific

Logistics ManagerOctober 1, 2018
Tigers Expand their Network in China and Malaysia

Tigers Expand their Network in China and Malaysia

Logistics ManagerSeptember 26, 2018
DHL Supply Chain Continues to Deliver Proactive Solutions

DHL Supply Chain Continues to Deliver Proactive Solutions

Logistics ManagerSeptember 24, 2018
SEKO Logistics Appoint New CFO to Drive Global Growth

SEKO Logistics Appoint New CFO to Drive Global Growth

Logistics ManagerSeptember 4, 2018
LM is the leading source of logistics and cargo news within ASEAN and is regarded as one of the most authoritative sources of information. Our subscribers keep up to date with the latest logistics news, views, features and events within ASEAN and beyond.
AFL Real Logo

Airfreight Logistics is the air cargo professional’s number one provider of news and information in ASEAN and around the World. To keep abreast of all the latest news and for in-depth features visit our website www.airfreight-logistics.com

UpMedio

Subscribe to our newsletter!

© 2015 Logistics Manager | About Us | Advertise | Subscribe | Contact | thai Thai Version