The 2019 China International Fair for Investment & Trade and the Belt and Road Investment Congress (CIFIT 2019 BRIC) was opened at the Xiamen International Convention and Exhibition Center on September 9, 2019.
As one of the leading logistics service providers in the world, DB Schenker showed up in the Silk Road Shipping Theme Pavilion in response to the "One Belt, One Road" international integrated logistics service platform themed in shipping, with the aim to help Fujian Province showcase its advantages as the core area of the 21st Century Maritime Silk Road, as well as to promote the development of high-quality shipments in "One Belt, One Road".
In 1966, DB Schenker opened its first office in Hong Kong, China, which officially set its way entering into the Greater China market. Today, more than 6,000 DB Schenker logistics specialists operate in over 60 key cities throughout China, ensuring reliable logistics services for customers from all industries. With an intensive global service network, DB Schenker supports global trade through land transportation, air freight, ocean freight, contract logistics and supply chain management services.
Xiaobin Zhang, Executive Director of Area South East, DB Schenker in Greater China, said in an interview with the media, "As the earliest established foreign logistics service company in Xiangyu Tariff-Free Zone in Xiamen, we offer specialized logistics service solutions to our customers. In the past 20 years, DB Schenker has been developing rapidly. The total foreign trade volume in the Free Trade Zone increased from $50 million in 1999 to $1.8 billion dollars in 2018, and the enterprise scale has grown 36 times larger. We have been deeply involved in the local industry, providing approximately 100 large and medium-size enterprises in automotive, electronics and pharmaceuticals industry with logistics transport solutions and services. DB Schenker actively contributes to the construction of 'One Belt, One Road'. We hope to cooperate with 'Maritime Silk Road' to serve more enterprises 'going out' and 'bringing in' to China with DB Schenker's advantage of global network, supporting our customers in expanding the global market."