DP World has announced the launch of its digital logistics platform, CARGOES Logistics, which will provide customers with a single-window solution enabling what it calls “seamless, safe, secure and efficient movement of cargo”.
With CARGOES Logistics, customers can choose from multimodal logistics options, ship freight by sea, road, and/or rail, get instant quotes, swift booking confirmation and multiple secure payment options in three simple steps – Search, Choose & Book, DP World said.
It will offer easy and swift cargo booking from origin to destination. The first phase of launch will immediately offer customers access to book cargo from India to multiple destinations across the Middle East, Subcontinent, Southeast Asia, the Far East and North Africa.
The platform aims to address complexities and inefficiencies that exist in global supply chains including multiple handovers, inefficient tracking and limited visibility of a shipment across the supply chain.
Rizwan Soomar, CEO & MD, Subcontinent, DP World said, “This announcement is a testament of our commitment towards enabling smart logistics globally.
“With CARGOES Logistics, our aim is to build and offer highly efficient, seamless and end-to-end transparent supply chains.
“We are particularly excited to launch the first phase between India and several destinations across the Middle East, West Asia, Southeast Asia, the Far East and North Africa.
“The new digital solution will simplify the container shipping experience providing visibility across all modes of transportation through smart enablement of IoT based solutions.
“We will continue to invest in technology and work with our customers to drive innovation, continually add new products & features and provide solutions to meet their global logistics needs.”
Pradeep Desai, Chief Technology Officer, DP World also commented, “Demand for digital solutions has never been higher and will only keep growing.
“We are leveraging technology to create value for our customers and help drive growth. CARGOES Logistics by DP World is part of the broader CARGOES software suite of products.
“DP World created CARGOES to solve pressing challenges caused by supply chain related inefficiencies.
“It’s a holistic solution powered by technology targeting all aspects of global trade including Finance, ERP, Tracking, Terminal Operating System, Customs software and enabling end-to-end logistics.
“We are excited to provide Logistics as one of our first CARGOES offerings to customers.”