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Schenker provide logistics services for 2008 Olympic and Paralympic Games

Schenker Australia and Schenker NZ have provided logistics services to major events like the Sydney 2000 Olympic and Paralympic Games and the Melbourne 2006 Commonwealth Games and are now adding the Beijing Games to their list.

Specialised and very professional DB Schenker teams have been the pivotal point for all parties involved in handling the freight from origin to destination. DB Schenker customers know that experienced staff, speed and flexibility are crucial to make the logistics for events of such magnitude happen.

Schenker Australia and Schenker NZ provide logistics services for Australian and New Zealand customers heading to the Beijing 2008 Olympic and Paralympic Games such as the AOC (Australian Olympic Committee), APC (Australian Paralympic Committee), Seven Network, NZOC (New Zealand Olympic Committee), PNZ (Paralympics New Zealand), broadcast equipment suppliers, athletes’ uniform providers and many more, as well as various press companies.

DB Schenker is looking after shipments for those Australian and New Zealand customers, from all parts of the world, which includes a variety of equipment such as athletes gear, broadcasting equipment, medical goods, food, sailing equipment and a large amount of other freight. All of the required equipment for the games is being shipped via DB Schenker air, ocean and land traffic services, delivered to all venues in and around Beijing, to Qingdao for the sailing events and Hong Kong for equestrian competitions.

The DB Schenker warehouse in Beijing is using grade A security with freight being watched 24/7. With a tight security and customs requirements, DB Schenker will ensure the safe and secure delivery of freight for the Olympic and Paralympic Games.

Schenker Australia was established in 1962 in Sydney. Today, Schenker Australia provides a complete range of international air and ocean freight as well as land transportation, together with integrated logistics services and supply chain management. Schenker comprises over 1,200 people in 36 locations in Australia, and seven in New Zealand.

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