Bolloré Logistics Presented with the Ambassador Award by Green Freight Asia

December 4th, 2018

Bolloré Logistics is proud to receive the Ambassador Award from the Green Freight Leadership Society at the 2018 Green Freight Forum. The event, which took place on 27 September, saw the gathering of shippers, trucking companies, manufacturers and technology providers to discuss about the future of sustainable road freight practices in the Asia-Pacific.

"We are truly honored to receive the Ambassador Award from Green Freight Asia (GFA). Over the years of collaboration, we have established a great partnership with Green Freight Asia, and we are grateful for their utmost support towards our efforts to bring sustainability in freight operations to the next level," highlights Frédéric Marcerou, Managing Director at Bolloré Logistics Singapore.

"Being one of the global leaders in logistics and supply chain management, Bolloré Logistics is committed to continue leading the growth and promotion of green innovations and initiatives in the years to come," he adds.

Through its CSR Program "Powering Sustainable Logistics", Bolloré Logistics is committed to provide sustainable supply chain solutions for its customers. As the need for sustainability continues to grow, having low carbon impact transportation plans becomes more critical for road freight. By approaching these challenges in a holistic manner, the company is able to foster greener trucking by working together with vendors, technology providers and customers.

Green Freight Asia (GFA) is a network of Asian road freight companies working together to improve fuel efficiency; reduce CO2 emissions, and lower logistics costs across the entire supply chain. The group is made up of large, medium, and small logistics companies (carriers) and customers of logistics companies (shippers). 

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    More fuel-efficient for the Boeing 787 and the Airbus A350

  • 70%

    of Urbanisation is expected by 2050

  • 27

    mega-cities are expected by 2050, with at least 10 million people, compared to 1...

  • +18,4%

    of growth for E-commerce retail market in Europe in 2015

  • 82%

    of goods are moved by road

  • 1 billion

    Population in Africa

  • 60%

    of Africa’s population will be urbanized by 2050

  • 7,5%

    of growth for Indian GDP in 2014

  • 4,9%

    of growth for African GDP in 2016

  • 6,1%

    of growth for East Asian GDP in 2015, the world’s fastest-growing region

  • 19 224 teus

    transported by the MSC Oscar, the largest container ship in the world

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    is the size of the MSC Oscar ship

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    is the Non-Stop Flight Record done by Solar Impulse

  • 4,5%

    of growth in 2015 for Global Airfreight demand