Monday, December 7, 2009

Kuehne + Nagel And KEC Agree Indian Logistics Contract

New Win for Freight Giant
Shipping News Feature

INDIA – KEC International Limited, a power transmission project management business has selected Kuehne + Nagel India as its logistics provider in Jaipur, Mumbai, Jabalpur and Nagpur with a three-year contract that will allow KEC to concentrate on its own competencies of design and manufacture of power transmission lines and railway electrification projects.

Speaking of the decision to award K+N the work Anant Goenka, Executive Director of KEC International Limited, said that: “Kuehne + Nagel has proven itself to be our preferred partner. With its lead logistics experience, we hope to further enhance our service while continuing to grow and prosper in this promising market.”

Kuehne + Nagel is to provide a comprehensive scope of covering the full range of KEC’s logistical and freight requirements, managing much of KEC’s supply chain including all relevant documentation.

“The award is proof of our services in the field of supply chain management Solutions,” said Volkmar Mueller, National Manager of Kuehne + Nagel Pvt. Ltd.

“Kuehne + Nagel’s flexible lead logistics services coupled with the dedication of a team of specialists at our lead logistics centre in India allow for the efficient implementation of solutions compatible with our customer’s business requirements.”