Sunday 23rd Oct 2016 - Logistics Manager

Kuehne + Nagle opens hub in Latvia

Kuehne + Nagle has opened a distribution centre in Sauriesi, near Riga, Latvia as its central hub for the Baltic region.

The building will accommodate the Latvian head office, and is situated in the geographical centre of the Baltic region with airport and road connections.

The hub provides 14,000 ssq m of warehousing space, with cross docking capability and office space. Kuehne + Nagle have invested in heightened security for the high value goods of customers in the high- tech and FMCG industries.

National manager, Karlis Soika, said: “The new distribution centre will enable Kuehne + Nagel to better serve the increasing demand for integrated contract logistics solutions in the Baltic States and further raise the efficiency of our processes.”