Wednesday 26th Oct 2016 - Logistics Manager

VTG and K+N in joint rail venture

Kuehne + Nagel and VTG, the wagon hire and rail logistics company have set out plans to merge parts of their rail logistics activities.

The merger will extend the 20-year partnership VTG and Kuehne + Nagel have shared through their joint venture, Transpetrol.

It will expand the two partners’ present rail activities, hoping to strengthen their market position in the European rail logistics business, with a joint coverage area ranging from all over Europe, into Russia and Turkey.

The final contracts are expected for the second half of 2013.