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At Panalpina we’ve got your automotive needs covered from your suppliers or components plant to the assembly plant. Benefit from a wide range of solutions for car componeents, engines, gearboxes, sensors, as well as tools and machinery for the production line at multiple production sites. We're always ready to support you to keep your supply chain running during ramp-ups, continuous production or potential disruptions.

Oh, and did we mention cars? Of course, we’re ready to move your top-secret concept cars or fully assembled production models anywhere in the world.

All you have to do is tell us what to ship and where, then sit back and relax. With our worldwide network of Vehicle Competence Centers we drive the freight forwarding process for you from end-to-end.




Our services, your advantages

  • Pickup at origin and last-mile delivery to reduce inventory in motion and improve availability of parts..
  • Multiple modes of transport (air, ocean, road and rail) and intermodal services to combine the cost-saving benefits of ocean freight with the time-saving benefits of air freight.
  • Dedicated services such as confidential containers and even temperature controlled transports.
  • Charter & Emergency Services, covering all global regions and time zones 24/7/365:
    • Air cargo chartering
    • On-board courier services (OBC)
    • Emergency planning
    • Out of gauge cargo handling
    • Subcontractor management
    • Project logistics management
    • Tailor-made solutions

Automotive manufacturing services

  • Buyer and shipper consolidations
  • Control tower operations
  • Milk-run management
  • Consolidation and distribution centers
  • Door-to-door delivery
  • Heavy lift and out-of-gauge transportation

Advanced manufacturing support

  • Inventory control systems
  • Pick and pack operations
  • Material quality control
  • Reverse logistics programs
  • Customized delivery scheduling
  • Network and supply chain optimization