Schenker India to handle warehouse operations for VW Group Sales India
To provide warehousing services in the National Capital Region and Bangalore • Strengthens its position to cater to the automotive sector
(Delhi/Bangalore, Oct 5th, 2016) Schenker India Pvt. Ltd. a part of DB Schenker, the transport and logistics division of the Euro 40.4 billion Deutsche Bahn Group, has announced that it will be managing the aftermarket warehouse operations of Volkswagen Group Sales India in the National Capital Region (NCR) and Bangalore. The company would be responsible for receiving, Binning, Pick, Pack and dispatch operations in the aftermarket spare parts warehouse of VW, Audi, Skoda, Porsche and Lamborghini spare parts and accessories through its skilled and trained staff.
The National Capital Region warehouse of Volkswagen is located at Sultanpur, Gurgaon, and is spread over 120,000 sqft. DB Schenker commenced operation successfully at this facility on 1st August-16 with trained personnel for Volkswagen group automotive spare parts warehousing. Volkswagen’s Bangalore facility located at Dobaspet is spread over 55,000 square feet area. DB Schenker commenced operation successfully on 1st September-16 with highly trained resources in place. The distribution centers in NCR and Bangalore caters to dealers of VW, Audi, Skoda, Porsche and Lamborghini across North India, East India and South India. In the past DB Schenker has been successfully handling customs clearance, inbound transportation from port and warehousing in other parts of India. With the commencement of new locations in Gurgaon and Bangalore, DB Schenker is now able to provide Logistics services to the automotive sector in Region North and Bangalore as well.
Commenting on the development, Mr. Shrichand Chimnani, Sr. Director, Logistics – Schenker India Pvt. Ltd. said, “The strategic partnership with Volkswagen Group Sales India will create a new chapter in automotive logistics solutions in India. We sincerely thank Volkswagen Group Sales India for putting their trust in us for their logistics operations in India. It is a proud moment for us to be associated with Volkswagen as their leading logistics service provider in India.”
About Schenker India Pvt. Ltd.
Schenker India Pvt. Ltd. is one of the leading providers of integrated logistics services in India. It offers a complete range of international air and ocean freight, contract logistics and global supply chain solutions from a single source. With 44 offices in 37 locations and more than 61 warehouses covering more than 2.3 million square feet of warehousing space, DB Schenker in India enjoys an enviable position to seamlessly serve its customers for their end-to-end logistics solutions across the world.
Last modified: 06.10.2016