DHL Global Forwarding and CFC Fert/Evergrow have partnered to develop exclusive logistics solutions for the latter, covering all aspects of the company’s logistics needs across the globe in line with their growth plans, GDNonline reports.
DHL Global Forwarding will manage all logistical movements, as well as import requirements across CFC Fert/Evergrow ’s operations globally. In addition, DHL will also implement a program of transformational improvements and accelerated digitalization to support the company’s future growth plans globally.
For this, the leading international provider of air, ocean, and road freight services, and CFC Fertilisers and Chemicals LLC UAE [CFC Fert] and its Technical Partner Evergrow Company For Specialized Fertilizers S.A.E. have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU).
The MoU was signed by Amadou Diallo, CEO Middle East and Africa at DHL Global Forwarding, Tobias Maier, CFO DHL Global Forwarding Middle East and Africa, and Dr Ahmed Khalifa – CFC Fert Group CEO, and Eng Mohamed Elkheshen, Evergrow Group Chairman & Managing Director.
Diallo said: “DHL has the proven expertise in handling the logistics needs of the fertiliser and chemicals sector across the world, in line with the safety, environmental regulations, as well as the storage and transportation requirements for the industry. DHL’s global footprint, ably backed by its world-class systems and innovative solutions, will be a major enabler in CFC’s plans to become a global leader in its domain.”
Commenting on the agreement, Dr Khalifa, said: “This logistics partnership will support CFC Fert Group’s current operations, and our new investment plans to build new Phosphate & Potassium-based Fertilizers and Animal Feed complexes in Egypt and North Africa during the coming 3 years in addition to our commercial expansion plan the 4 Commercial Hubs ‘CFC Fert Hubs’ in Egypt, UAE, Tanzania, and Brazil.”
Elkheshen said: “At Evergrow, we have been looking at scaling our logistics operation to even greater levels of performance and DHL was the natural choice, in view of their industry expertise, their global footprint and knowledge. We look forward to working closely with DHL to achieve our global expansion and growth plans.”
“There is a need for customized products and services in the fertiliser and chemicals logistics sector – something that requires smarter, more flexible and more automated logistics concepts. DHL has in place logistics advances that can be adapted to the special requirements of the chemical industry with CFC Fert/Evergrow,” added Diallo.
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