Ocean borne transport for ASTRE's trucks
Following the acquisition of Air Cargo International of France, the European network of transport and logistics small and medium-sized firms will provide overseas solutions
With the acquisition of the French freight forwarder Air Cargo International (ACI), ASTRE got an overseas transport solution; ASTRE Overseas follows ASTRE Palet System (for palletised transport), ASTRE Loc (lease of industrial driver-accompanied vehicles) and ASTRE Chariot (for home delivery of bulky loads).
The European network of transport and logistics small and medium-sized enterprises launched its overseas maritime transport service, which includes combined organization of different transport modes (sea, river, air, rail and multimodal) for the delivery of goods, completion of all administrative and customs procedure and customs warehouse management.
With 30 employees and a 15 million Euro turnover, Air Cargo International has its branches in Roissy, Orly, Lyon, Marseille and Clermont Ferrand, as well as a branch in the USA.
Founded in 1992, ASTRE became the major European transport and logistics group, with 400 distribution points in 10 EU countries (such as Germany, Belgium, Spain, France, Italy, Netherlands, Lithuania and United Kingdom), and since 2010 it founded ASTRE Italia, the eighth national region, that recently welcomed new members.
Its European network boasts 161 members with a 2.7 billion Euro turnover and 20,000 employees.