Automotives

Rely on IFB to optimise your supply chains and meet tight production schedules with reliable just-in-time delivery.

Stay Competitive, Keep Costs Low

The automotive industry is undergoing a major transformation: The demands of e-mobility are affecting supply chains, requiring faster innovation and development.

As the industry diversifies, the logistics requirements have only increased—vehicles now come in all shapes and sizes, and have special transport requirements due to lithium ion batteries.

Your Options

Deliver Just In Time

IFB can deliver directly to your assembly line. We are your reliable partner for controlling costs and ensuring a smooth supply chain, even for complex model and process architectures. Consistency and trust are the basis for our success.

Transport Any Type of Load

Transport batteries, components, or whatever else your production requires. We deliver to production sites and offer attractive supply chain services, such as packaging or sub-assembly.

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Leverage the Silk Road

IFB uses rail connections on the Iron Silk Road for transporting parts and vehicles. This way, we efficiently link Chinese manufacturing sites with European markets.

Did You Know?

IFB can help you identify CO2-saving potential and we happily advice on options such as shifting your transport to rail.

The IFB Advantage

Warehousing

We create visibility of your inventory, regardless if we're storing entire containers or single Stock Keeping Units (SKUs). Additional services include commissioning, confectioning, or e-commerce fulfilment.

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Full-Service Transport

We aid with pre-assembly, planning and optimisation of packaging, order picking, preparation of transport documents, and delivery notes.

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Strong IT Infrastructure

Enjoy the security of real-time shipment tracking, electronic customs brokerage, or customised packaging solutions thanks to our IT integration.

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Single Point of Contact

Our experienced personnel around the world ensures you have an individual agent available for all questions or issues. IFB even has warehouses in many regions to support with storing your goods.

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Case Studies

  • Achieving A Clear View

    Customised service, transparent communication and group cohesion make this cross-trade to the USA a unique project.

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  • Travelling the Ocean in Style

    A dangerous goods inspection, the unscheduled rebooking by the carrier and the unforeseen delay of the ship delay the delivery of hotel cosmetics for the maiden voyage of a cruise ship.

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Working with IFB was rewarding in terms of efficiency, professionalism, effectiveness, and not least cost management. It is about the balance between on time delivery vs. a well-structured logistics solution and the execution.

Pressmetal

We have grown and partnered with IFB for over 30 years, and have always been able to rely on them in challenging times. This has created a strong foundation of trust and established processes.

Carstensen

IFB and the team is a reliable logistics partner that is very supportive to Kerry’s logistical constraints. IFB also shows loyalty to Kerry, as well as coordinating well in our shipment arrangements and finding solutions to problems.

Kerry

Over few months we have dealt with IFB, we have found their level of service to be excellent and very competitively priced. Our sincere thanks to IFB staff who consistently comes with solutions and a great attitude whenever we have fires to put out.

Dongwha

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