Rhenus starts work on Venlo site

German-owned forwarder Rhenus is building a new 33,000sq m warehouse at Venlo in the Netherlands. It has signed a sustainable redevelopment agreement for 20 years with asset manager Abrdn for the building, located in Greenport Venlo, which will be redeveloped to BREEAM Excellent and Well Silver standards. It will be divided into a 16,000sq m warehouse, 12,000sq m transshipment area, 3,300sq m mezzanine and 1,400sq m office. Construction will start ... [+]

Rhenus expands German road hubs

The Rhenus Group is expanding two of its road freight operations in Germany with a new facility in Nuremberg and major expansion of its existing hub in Dietzenbach, south-east of Frankfurt. The Nuremburg site includes a transhipment and warehouse on an area of almost 17,000sq m and is adjacent to the ... [+]

Clock is ticking for CDS switch, warns Rhenus

With three months to go before the UK's CHIEF customs platform, CHIEF is replaced by the Customs Declaration Service (CDS), freight forwarder Rhenus UK is encouraging exporters to take prompt steps to transition to the new system. While import declarations shifted to CDS on 1 October 2022, the switchover for export ... [+]

A powerhouse of the German logistics industry

Rhenus Warehousing Solutions opened its first new multi- user warehouse at the Rhine port of Wesel on 11 August. The 86,000sq m fulfills BREEAM Excellent standards as part of Rhenus’ ‘Green Gate to Europe’ policy. It says it is one of the largest combined solar panel systems in Europe with peak ... [+]

Rhenus opens Italian life sciences arm

Rhenus Air & has opened a dedicated life sciences and healthcare vertical in Italy to offer specialised logistics solutions for time- and temperature-sensitive products. It will offer cold chain management techniques, temperature-controlled facilities and tracking systems throughout the country by air, ocean or road. The company is also pursuing the Good Distribution ... [+]

Rhenus opens green new Nuneaton site

Rhenus Warehousing Solutions UK has officially opened its new site in Nuneaton. Built by Baytree Logistics Developments, the Rhenus Campus is “BREEAM Outstanding” and has two warehouses, measuring 1 million sq ft - 210,000sq ft and 771,000sq ft - on 64 acres. The first warehouse totals 210,000 square feet, the ... [+]

Rhenus signs Middle Corridor deal

Rhenus Group signed a memorandum of understanding with Kazakhstan Railways (National Company Kazakhstan Temir Zholy) on 20 June to enhance transshipment capacity in Caspian Sea ports. The two companies aim to help strengthen the Middle Corridor route between Europe and China that passes south of Russia and has become increainsgly ... [+]

Rhenus unveils barge of the future

Rhenus Group unveiled a new concept for low-emission inland waterway vessels at the Transport Logistic trade fair in Munich in May. The logistics specialist says it is currently constructing two craft powered by a combination of a hydrogen fuel cell, the latest stage VI engines and lithium batteries, with a ... [+]

French VAT change boosts Rhenus growth

Rhenus UK is attributing steady growth in daily services from the UK to Europe in part to the introduction of the French Reverse Charge VAT regulation, which came into force at the start of 2022. Since 1 January last year, the VAT due on goods coming from outside the European Union, ... [+]

Rhenus takes fresh look at UK  market

Rhenus Fresh specialises in perishable cargo handling, and has handled ocean and air freight imports and exports since 1985 and will now offer UK customers temperature-controlled services in the transportation of chilled and frozen produce. Rhenus recently opened a fresh goods department in Norway in 2021 and expanded its perishable offering ... [+]

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