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Rhenus ups Japan frequencies

[ August 13, 2015   //   ]

Rhenus Logistics has launched an extended service to Japan, with an increased of its air and ocean freight routes as part of its strategic plan to improve its UK and EU gateways to global markets and following the recent opening of its London Heathrow facility.

The company now operates weekly ocean route departures and five air freight consolidations per week, focussing on exporting consumer goods to its key destinations in Tokyo and Osaka. The service is managed by Rhenus’ four main hubs, in Manchester, Bradford, Cannock and Basildon.

General manager at Rhenus Heathrow, Spencer Davern, said: “We’re really pleased with the development of our service to Japan. Our continued relations in the country are testament to the efficient service we deliver here at Rhenus and we are looking forward to further expanding our network in Japan and across Asia.”