Geodis announces partnership with BMW in Korea


Geodis has revealed that it has been managing BMW Korea’s 50,000 sq m regional parts distribution centre since April 2017.

Located in Anseong, Gyeonggi Province, 70 km south of Seoul, the facility hosts parts for BMW and MINI vehicles as well as motorcycle spares.

Geodis will annually manage over 1m order lines and handle auto parts deliveries across South Korea.

The new distribution centre is within two hours’ drive from Incheon International Airport (air freight inbound). Sea freight is received via the Port of Busan. The centre is made up of several buildings, including a main warehouse and two warehouses for inflammables and explosives.

According to Mark Ellis, Automotive Market Line Director for GEODIS: “We were chosen for our automotive and warehousing expertise and our flexible logistics solutions. The facility aims to satisfy the Korea’s BMW vehicle owners with timely auto parts delivery across the country.”

Source: Geodis