Logistics costs optimisation

Industry:Production| Country:Russia
16/10/2015

When delivering construction machinery to the Siberian region, SCHNEIDER GROUP consultants recommended that the customer switch from air delivery to road delivery during the winter months. This resulted in the customer paying over 2.5x less in transportation costs on just this logistics leg.

Customer

The challengeThe solutionThe result

The challenge

The customer was looking for ways to reduce the cost of shipping equipment from Europe to Russia's Siberian region.

The solution

SCHNEIDER GROUP consultants considered their local knowledge of climatic zones and seasonality, and recommended that the customer change the usual method of delivery: deliver the equipment by road in winter.

The result

Using road transport instead of air transport resulted in the customer saving over 2.5 times in transportation costs on this logistics leg alone.

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