International transport and info-logistics provider cargo-partner is expanding its presence in the USA. In Clarksville, Tennessee, the company has opened a warehouse of 14,000 square meters (150,000 square feet). Here, ten employees will manage the supply chain including all air and sea transports for a long-time client from the automotive industry as well as cargo distribution for other US customers.
cargo-partner has been represented with own offices in the USA for over 15 years. After the foundation of its first US branch in New York in 2001, the company opened a second office in Chicago in 2011 which has been acting as their operative US head office since 2015. This was followed by branches in Los Angeles and Houston in 2015 as well as in Clarksville in 2016. In addition, the network was supplemented by sales representative offices in Dallas, St. Louis, Minneapolis, Detroit and Atlanta. As of December 31st, 2016, cargo-partner had 82 employees in the USA and had generated a turnover of EUR 31.8 million.
As an integrated logistics specialist, cargo-partner offers particular expertise in air and sea freight as well as information technology. The privately owned company with headquarters in Fischamend (Austria) was founded over 30 years ago and generated a turnover of EUR 541 million with 2,588 employees in 2016.