Transport and freight forwarding services

Transport and freight forwarding services

Transport and freight forwarding services in the Altyn Kyran Group of Companies are provided by GE Logistics.

GE Logistics has an agreement with KTZh (Kazakhstan Railways) for the provision of transport and freight forwarding services, as well as contracts with the large railroad freight forwarders in the CIS countries.

GE Logistics provides transport and freight forwarding services for domestic, export/import, and transit shipments using its own and leased rolling stock.  The company currently operates a fleet of 3,722 rail cars, including 2,822 tanker cars for transporting crude oil and oil products and 900 gondolas for transporting bulk goods.

The company offers a full range of transport and freight forwarding services on the railroads of Kazakhstan, the CIS countries and the European Union, including:

  • Consulting on optimal logistical routing and organization of shipments;
  • Calculation of tariffs on the railroads of Kazakhstan, the CIS, and the Baltic countries;
  • Issuance of telegrams and instructions to clients and consigners (assignment of codes)
  • Customs clearance and processing of freight;
  • Acting as consignee and consigner of freight presented for shipment.
  • Assisting with coordination of main and supplementary shipment plans in the Republic of Kazakhstan and export/import and transit directions;
  • Rail car current location services and provision of estimates of rail car arrival times.

You can read about GE Logistics in greater detail here.

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