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International Transportation

Delivering optimal logistics and high-quality global services

By leveraging a track record and know-how garnered during more than 50 years as a pioneer in the development of transportation services overseas, we manage integrated air and sea freight transportation and multinational transportation. By providing comprehensive services that encompass customs clearance through to storage and management and logistics consulting, we help customers optimize their supply chain management.

International Air Freight

As Japan’s First IATA-Approved Cargo Agency, Providing Reliable International Transportation Services

Hankyu Corporation has established solid brand power since entering the international air cargo business as Japan’s very first International Air Transport Association (IATA) agency in 1948. We have earned the deep trust of customers by providing integrated services covering the entire logistics process from start to finish. Through coordination among our more than 100 bases in 28 countries and regions, overseas subsidiaries, and affiliated agents, we provide rapid, safe, door-to-door international transportation services.

International Sea Freight

Door-to-Door Marine Transportation Services for both Imports and Exports

In a similar manner to our approach in the international air cargo business, we utilise a global network to provide international marine transportation as a Non-Vessel Operating Common Carrier (NVOCC). We handle general container transport (Less than Container Load & Full Container Load) as well as special container transport, conventional vessel transport, and import / export customs clearance and logistics consulting to provide optimal services that meet customers’ needs.

Logistics

Proposing and Achieving Optimal Logistics Solutions

Highly knowledgeable logistics consulting experts propose optimal logistics solutions using advanced IT. By comprehensively taking advantage of all our logistics, from storage and management to distribution processing and delivery, we are able to provide speedy and high-quality services in Japan and overseas. In 2009, we were certified as an authorised warehouse operator under the Authorised Economic Operator (AEO)* programme.

* A regulatory exemption that allows simplified customs clearance and processes and which is applicable to companies meeting a standard of cargo security management and compliance

Customs Clearance

Appropriate and Speedy Customs Clearance

We declare the quantity and contents of cargo to customs on behalf of the customer and obtain approval. We also possess a thorough understanding of the customs clearance process essential to the import / export of cargo. Our customs clearance services are appropriate and speedy because we have business licenses from six customs houses nationwide. We are a professional group consisting of only qualified customs officers that operates properly and speedily based on compliance. In 2017, we received certification as an authorised economic operator under the AEO* programme.

* A regulatory exemption that allows simplified customs clearance and processes and which is applicable to companies meeting a standard of cargo security management and compliance

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