Maersk and Bolloré Logistics Signed a Carbon Pact to Reduce Co2 Emissions from 20% to Horizon 2025

June 24th, 2019

Maersk, the global integrator of container logistics, and Bolloré Logistics, a major player in international logistics and supply chain management, announced in June 2019 at the 53rd Paris Air Show in Le Bourget, the signing of a carbon pact.

The two companies, long-standing partners, are committed to reducing their CO2 emissions by 20% per container transported by 2025 for Bolloré Logistics business with Maersk as part of this collaboration. This commitment is part of Bolloré Logistics' CSR program Powering Sustainable Logistics, which plans to support its customers to reduce the impact of their activities on the environment.

As also part of the collaboration Bolloré Logistics will join the Ship Recycling Transparency Initiative (SRTI) to support Maersk and SRTI on improving ship recycling conditions in the shipping industry.

‘We are looking forward to collaborate with Bolloré Logistics on how to improve sustainability performance as well as reduce CO2 emissions from their ocean transport with Maersk. Collaboration across the supply chain is crucial for us to raise the sustainability bar in the logistics and transport industry’ said Mads Stensen, Senior Sustainability Developer at Maersk.


About Maersk
A.P. Moller - Maersk is an integrated container logistics company working to connect and simplify its customers’ supply chains. As the global leader in shipping services, the company operates in 130 countries and employs roughly 76,000 people.

About Bolloré Logistics
Bolloré Logistics, a brand of Bolloré Transport & Logistics, is a global leader in supply chain management ranking among the world’s top 10 in transport and logistics with an integrated network of 609 offices in 107 countries.
https://www.bollore-logistics.com

Press contact:
Cindy Patan, Media Relations Manager – Bolloré Transport & Logistics
T +33 (0)1 46 96 49 75 / +33 (0)7 72 40 49 75
cindy.patan@bollore.com

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