Kuehne + Nagel
Since 1890, when the business was founded in Bremen, Germany, by August Kuehne and Friedrich Nagel, Kuehne + Nagel has evolved from a traditional international freight forwarder to a leading global provider of innovative and fully integrated supply chain solutions.
Today, the Kuehne + Nagel Group has more than 1000 offices in over 100 countries, with over 63,000 employees. Its strong market position lies in the seafreight, airfreight, contract logistics and overland businesses, with a clear focus on providing IT-based integrated logistics solutions. We also offer industry specific expertise and dedicated solutions for the world’s major industries: Aerospace, Automotive, FMCG, High Tech, Oil and Gas, Pharmaceuticals and Retail. Our special services for individual requirements cover: Drinks, Forest, Perishables, Hotel Logistics, Emergency and Relief, etc.
Kuehne + Nagel in Africa:
In view of the growing trades between Africa and the Middle East, the regional units “ Middle East/ Central Asia” and “Africa” have been consolidated. The management of the new region “Middle East and Africa is headquartered in Dubai.
With its own facilities in 44 locations in 13 countries, including warehouses with a total area of around 80,000 sqm, and partnerships with highly reputed agents in a further 19 countries, Kuehne + Nagel Africa has an efficient transport and logistics network.. “With over 50 years in Africa, we are very well positioned to be part of this continent’s emergence.”
In a sometimes decades-long process the company has established itself in a leading market position in various key countries and rapidly growing industry sectors. Some 1,100 employees contribute their logistics expertise and excellent knowledge of local conditions to an attractive service offering which is meeting with a growing demand from Kuehne + Nagel’s customers in Africa and the rest of the world.