Unusual times for breakbulk, says 3PLs
Now, That's Logistics
OCTOBER 19, 2018
This article originally appeared in Breakbulk – you can read the original article here. Airbus, the European aerospace giant, had a problem: moving airplane components to its new $600 million manufacturing plant in Alabama. DB Schenker, a global 3PL., dug in, literally, building a new aircraft hangar and refurbishing a World War II-era pier in Mobile. The solution: using inland waterways rather than overland transport. The result: Streamlined logistics to improve Airbus production.