DB Schenker which has been established in 1872 in Vienna entered the Turkish market in 1889, and became partners with Arkas in 1995.
With almost 65,000 employees, over 2000 company locations in all the important economic regions of the globe, DB Schenker stands for the transportation and logistics activities of Deutsche Bahn.
With a history that goes back more than a century, Arkas currently operates in many different fields, including logistics services integrating sea, land, rail and air transportation, as well as agency services, ship operations, port operations, bunkering, automotive, insurance services, information systems and cruise tourism.
Arkas Holding currently has 60 offices, 14 in Turkey and 22 in other countries.Arkas employs 6,500 people in Turkey and outside of Turkey in 64 different companies.
In 1995, a Joint Venture between DB Schenker and Arkas Group has been established.
DB Schenker Arkas is one of the biggest Integrated Logistics Service providers in Turkey employing over 400 skilled staff in 9 locations across the country. The Turkish network comprises branches in “Istanbul, Ankara, Izmir, Bursa, Mersin, Gaziantep”, logistic centers in “Bursa, Manisa, Izmir and Istanbul”, and sales offices in Denizli, Kayseri and Konya.