Rotterdam: Mitsui O.S.K. Lines (MOL), one of the world’s largest global multimodal transportation companies, will open its own office in Switzerland as part of its strategy to grow closer to customers.
The new office will be located in Basel and will be operational on 1st January 2014.
Jochen Veldmann, Area Director for MOL, says that the decision to open the new office in this important market is part of MOL’s company-wide strategy to have its own people on the ground and grow closer to its customers.
“We will be much better positioned to respond to customer needs, improve service quality, and offer full-network coverage in the region.”
Mr Veldmann said MOL had enjoyed a strong and long-lasting relationship with Hausmann and thanked the company for being an excellent partner over the past years.
MOL and Hausmann will work closely together during the transfer of operations to ensure a smooth transition.
MOL is one of the world’s largest multi-modal transport companies, operating 900 vessels and employing a workforce in excess of 9, 200 worldwide. MOL operates one of the largest and most diverse networks of liner and logistics services around the globe, including weekly Transpacific, Transatlantic, Americas and Asia-Europe services. Please visit the company’s website atwww.MOLpower.com.