Yusen Logistics Completes Fourth Expansion at Port of Duisburg
By: Duisport March 28, 2014
Yusen Logistics has completed the fourth expansion of its facility at the Port of Duisburg, Germany.
Covering 26,000 square meters, the complex was constructed by the Duisport Group on one of the last available plots on the logport 1 site, the port said. The site includes a 6,000-square-meter warehouse for dangerous goods. Yusen Logistics now maintains around 70,000 square meters of storage area at Duisburg. The Duisport Group invested around 16m euros (US$22m) in the new construction. The expansion makes available another 10,000 square meters of high-bay racking space and an equivalent amount of new cross-dock area. The extra space allows the automotive and supplies industry to consolidate components and just-in-time deliveries to production plants throughout Europe and overseas, the port said. Central offices for Yusen Logistics were also included in the new logistics center.