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International Operations

Ocean freight products and services

We are recognized leaders in ocean shipping. We uniquely combine local know-how and unrivalled personal customer service with global reach, global strength and global expertise.

DB SCHENKERocean is the name of the product family covering intermodal ocean transport from door to door in a time definite environment. High quality and efficiency is based on long-term contracted relationships with reliable carriers and are bundled with customized pre and on-carriage arrangements.

Through centralized capacity management with best-of-their-class carriers, you get:

  • Global network
  • Superior management of available vessel space
  • Best transit time-to-cost combinations
  • Highest scheduling flexibility
  • Competitive pricing
  • GPS realtime tracking

DB SCHENKERcombine – for less-than-container load shipments

We combine ("consolidate") several shipments in one container. Sophisticated systems allow us to effectively manage our global hub-and-spoke network. Seamlessly integrated pickup and delivery services make this product reliable as well as cost effective.

DB SCHENKERcomplete – for full-container-load shipments
We offer customized multimodal transport solutions from door-to-door.

DB SCHENKERprojects – for projects
For logistically complex shipments, breakbulk and other activities needing extra care.

DB SCHENKERskybridge – intermodal transport system
DB SCHENKERskybridge combines the strengths of air and ocean freight. Twice as fast as ocean transport and only half the price of air shipment. The DB SCHENKERskybridge service is available on all the main routes from Asia via the US West Coast to Europe/Latin America and from Asia via Dubai or Vancouver to Europe.

Last modified: 17.06.2011

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