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Transport & Logistics - DB Schenker Opens New Logistics Center in Belgrade

Published: August 29, 2014; 16:07 · (FriedlNews)

DB Schenker will be moving into a new logistics center near Belgrade/Serbia at the beginning of 2015. The center will offer customers the technology for specialized logistics solutions.

New Logistics Center in Belgrade: Đorđe Radinović, Mayor of Stara Pazova / Michael Müller, CEO Eymaxx Group / Ognjen Kisin, CEO Konstruktor Konsalting / Jelena Kojic, COO DB Schenker Serbia / Picture: © Schenker & Co AG

The site is situated in Stara Pazova: It is 25 kilometers northwest of Belgrade, 50 kilometers from Novi Sad, right next to the E-75 highway, and in direct proximity to the airport in the Serbian capital. DB Schenker will have 2,600 m2 of warehouse space and 700 m2 of office space in the new LOG CENTER Belgrade.

The logistics center is scheduled to be completed by the end of this year. The move-in should follow starting on January 1, 2015. The new logistics center will further expand DB Schenker’s presence in Serbia, and customers will enjoy better service thanks to the state-of-the-art facilities and plenty of space.

More than 20,000 shipments will be processed in the new center yearly. The Belgrade site will be fully integrated into DB Schenker’s European network of over 700 locations.

The launch of the center at the beginning of 2015 will enable DB Schenker to develop logistics solutions tailored to the special needs of customers in sectors such as the electronics, automotive, and consumer goods industries.

DB Schenker currently operates two locations in Serbia, which have a total of 54 employees and offer comprehensive transport and logistics services. These include regular-line transports throughout Europe via trucks, air and ocean freight, and rail transport, all of which also include customs services.