Trucking services whether it be for empty positioning or providing Carrier Haulage solutions to our customer network, forms an integral part of our business model. The Carrier Haulage segment is a fast growing business segment within Hapag-Lloyd and we are looking to partner with services providers who can provide tailor made solutions to our customers. If you are a transporter providing either third party trucking services or are a Depot/ICD/CFS provider who provides truck transportation as part of your service offering we are interested to hear from you and how you can support Hapag-Lloyd in our growth ambitions.
Third Party Ocean Carrier Services (Feedering) is a large part of our portfolio within Region North Europe, and is key to providing an expanded network to our customers. Hapag-Lloyd is looking prioritized for solutions into the Baltic Sea. If you are interested offering these services to Hapag-Lloyd, please get in touch with our Regional Procurement Team.
With regards to efficient & sustainable hinterland transportation Hapag-Lloyd aims for a large barge network in Region North Europe. We are constantly trying to find new opportunities, especially in the Area Germany & Central Europe, as well as Area Benelux. Next to barge transportation, Hapag-Lloyd is also interested in first and last mile transports from to and from the terminals by truck.
Rail transportation services are key transport solutions within the whole Region North Europe. In order to maintain our cargo flows, rail transportation connections play an important role in the hinterland supply with full and empty containers. Since Hapag-Lloyd is constantly thriving towards sustainability, rail connections play an important role to fulfill customer & environmental needs. We are always happy to onboard new partners. In case you want to offer your services to Hapag-Lloyd, please get in touch with the Procurement Team of the Region North Europe.
It is imperative to ensure Hapag-Lloyd has inland connectively to Empty Depots, Inland Container Depots and Container Freight Stations to allow for equipment triangulation, First and Last Mile delivery and Stuffing and De-stuffing services to our customers. We are constantly seeking out service providers who can assist us in providing these solutions in an efficient, digitized and seamless process. If you are currently not present within the Hapag-Lloyd network of service providers or alternatively looking at investing in new facilities, please contact one of our Inland Procurement Teams located in your respective country.
With Region North Europe, Hapag-Lloyd operates ocean services in terminals and ports across Europe. We proactively engage is Terminal Partnering programs with Terminal and Port service providers to collaboratively find improvement measures and enhance overall performance levels. Added to this we are constantly identifying potentially new markets and alternative gateways. Within this segment we employ the services of third party Husbandry and Survey providers to offer efficient and cost effective solutions to our vessels and equipment. Whether you are a current terminal operator serving Hapag-Lloyd or would like to discuss potential opportunities in locations where business relationships currently do not exist, please contact our Regional Procurement Team to discuss business development opportunities or operational improvement programs.