PHILADELPHIA — BDP International (BDP), a leading privately owned global logistics and transportation solutions company, has opened a new location in Copenhagen, Denmark. With the Copenhagen opening, BDP now has 145 office locations around the world.
The Copenhagen office is positioned strategically, catering to operations in Denmark while creating an accessible channel of service to clients based in Sweden's southern tip, offering ocean and air import and export services, customs clearance, project logistics, ground transport, and warehousing and distribution.
Kenneth Werther, BDP's newly appointed Country Manager, will oversee all BDP operations in Denmark, including activities in Copenhagen. Due to the healthy business climate of the region, the Copenhagen site is equipped to implement a full scope of logistics services, with emphasis placed on air, ocean and solution selling for customers in the chemical, petrochemical, healthcare, energy, retail, and automotive sectors.
"BDP is proud to announce the Copenhagen office as the newest addition to our global network, and newest initiative in our collective mission to provide streamlined, international coverage," said BDP Chairman and CEO Richard J. Bolte, Jr. "The Copenhagen location expands our range of operations to better accommodate clients in Denmark and Sweden. As we strengthen our presence at this intersection of two, vibrant markets, we plan to implement our full scope of logistics services at a regional and global level."
Headquartered in Philadelphia, BDP International is one of the leading privately held freight logistics/transportation management firms based in the U.S. It operates freight logistics centers in 20 cities throughout North America and a network of wholly owned subsidiaries, joint ventures and strategic partnerships in nearly 140 countries. The company serves more than 4,000 customers worldwide. Clients include Covestro (formerly Bayer Material Science), Dow, DuPont, Heineken USA, Honeywell, Revlon, Sabic, Saint-Gobain, Trek Bicycle and others. BDP provides a range of services, including ocean, air and ground transportation; lead logistics process analysis, design and management; export freight forwarding; import customs clearance and regulatory compliance; project logistics; warehousing, consolidation and distribution; and its web-based BDP Smart Suite® of shipping transaction/tracking management and visibility applications. For more, visit www.bdpinternational.com.