BALO A.Ş, the most important intermodal transportation project of Turkey, of which UTIKAD, the Association of International Forwarding and Logistics Service Providers, became a partner last year, joined UTIKAD members. The membership certificate of BALO A.Ş, whose membership was approved at the monthly board meeting of UTIKAD held in İzmir, was given to BALO A.Ş. General Manager Hüseyin İşermiş by the Chairman of the Board of Directors, Turgut Erkeskin.
Hüseyin İşermiş, who attended the İzmir Members Meeting held at İzmir Hilton Hotel on 29 July 2013, briefed UTIKAD members about the structure, activities and objectives of BALO.
Answering the questions of UTIKAD members at the meeting, Hüseyin İşermiş stated that BALO, which will start its first intermodal operations in September, will provide transportation services to exporters and importers as a block train operator through transportation business organizers who are members of UTIKAD. Hüseyin İşermiş said that BALO containers will provide Turkish exporters with the freight advantage, as well as the opportunity to carry more cargo.
Informing that the 350 containers supplied at the first stage were planned for the Cologne and Munich terminals in Europe and the operation centers in Izmir, Manisa, Ankara, Konya, Eskişehir and Bandırma in Turkey, through Rotterdam, Netherlands, İşermiş said, “The 45' BALO logo HC PW containers will depart from Manisa on September 8.
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Structuring and prom a company providing a model example of Turkey with goals from participating members of the big record that they were pleased UTIKAD Chairman Turgut Erkeskin, "the Organization Inc. BALL as the only non-governmental organization partner is a project we attach great value. This project cargoes in West and Central Anatolia to Europe, bringing the Anatolian city of cargo imported from Europe is a very important initiative in terms of increasing the capacity of Turkey's foreign trade. As the association, we will continue to support the BALO project. "The joining of BALO will create an important synergy between our members and in our sector."
Turgut Erkeskin: İK This month, BALO Inc., Ankor International Transportation Container Services, Turkmen Group Logistics Services, World Courier Transport and Logistics Services and Rahban Logistics Transport were members of UTIADAD. As of August, the number of members exceeded 400. As the non-governmental organization with the largest participation in the sector, UTIKAD continues to grow and strengthen with its new members. Sektör
International Forwarding and Logistics Service Providers Association (UTIKAD), founded in 1986; As one of the most important non-governmental organizations in the logistics sector, it gathers companies that produce land, air, sea, rail, combined transportation and logistics services in Turkey and internationally under the same roof. In addition to the services it provides to its members, UTIKAD has undertaken the Turkey representation of the International Federation of Forwarding Organizations Associations (FIATA), the largest non-governmental organization in the logistics industry worldwide, and represents our country at the FIATA Board of Directors. It is also an observer member of the European Association of Forwarders, Forwarding, Logistics and Customs Services (CLECAT) and a founding member of the Economic Cooperation Organization Logistics Providers Associations Federation (ECOLPAF).