For Karınca, contract logistics is collaborating with its clients. Always working together for continuous improvement and sustainability, speaking a common language, and adopting a mutual win-win philosophy with its clients, Karınca Logistics manages the supply chain of the client from the very beginning, raw material to consumption and cooperates with them as a strategic business partner. Karınca Logistics provides long term planning, implementation and consulting services for the establishment, and the improvement of the supply chain system.
Karınca Logistics provides the most efficient services at the lowest cost by combining one or more transportation methods of river, sea, road, air and/or railway transportations, and offers customs, insurance and warehousing services if necessary. Karınca Logistics offers transportation of the goods, shipped from Far East or European ports to Mersin and to Middle Eastern cities using intermodal or multimodal transportation modes; transportation from Black Sea ports to Russia and the Turkic countries using sea plus land and sea plus railway freights; and transportation of sea freight shipments using lowbed and special equipment.
Transportation of Dangerous Goods
Karınca Logistics started transportation of dangerous goods in 1999 and has become one of the best-known companies in the field. Karınca Logistics distributes oil and gas bulk products from terminals to stations, factories and hospitals all around Turkey by tankers. In 2014 and 2015, Karınca Logistics expanded transportation of dangerous goods services by adding Jet A-1 (aviation fuel) and industrial gas transportation to fuel and LPG distribution. As of now, Karınca Logistics transports dangerous goods to more than 2000 distribution points all around Turkey and North Cyprus by a fleet of ADR certificated 150 new tankers and a team of over 300 trained drivers.
Team of trained drivers and continuous training programs
Health checks and psycho-technical tests
Fleet of ADR certificated, safe and modern tankers
Vehicle tracking and camera monitoring systems
Audits and drills
Consultancy and Exhibition Services
Karınca Logistics provides consultancy services for the organization of fairs and exhibitions at the best-known fair centers in Turkey and all around the world, with the support of its global partners, who have more than 30 years of experience and a global network. Karınca Logistics offers all required services for the organization of fairs and exhibitions, like planning, packaging, assembling on site, managing, transportation, warehousing and returning back. Karınca Logistics also provides fast and reliable customs services and handles the administrative procedures for the clients. Karınca Logistics clients enjoy obtaining the diverse services of consultancy, customs clearance and transportation services all under one roof.
Karınca Logistics provides customized solutions for its fashion and textile clients. For more than 10 years, Karınca Logistics continuously improves its information technology and team to satisfy the requirements of textile sector’s dynamic structure and seasonality. Karınca Logistics is always at side of its client as a solution partner from purchasing of the raw material to factory delivery, stocking of garments folded or on hangers, order management of seasonal products. Karınca Logistics transports order based products to end users and/or shops/malls on hangers or packed with specialized vehicles. At the end of season, return products are collected from shops and return product management is provided with value added services. At high seasons or product return periods, Karınca Logistics meets the needs of business volume variation using the advantage of its multi-user storage areas and minimizes costs while increasing efficiency.
Karınca Logistics’ experienced staff provides logistics services for automotive sector including spare parts and accessories shipment. In a just-in-time approach, all transportation modes are offered as door-to-door delivery and/or deliveries between factories. Karınca Logistics provides domestic and international transportation, warehousing, and handling and customs services under one roof. Karınca Logistics offers delivery of raw materials to production facility, express pre-transportation and packaging services, consolidation, CKD and SKD transportations with special equipment, warehousing of overseas spare parts, delivery to dealers and production facility including customs services, reverse Logistics, collection and warehousing of the returns for its automotive sector clients.
Karınca Logistics provides port discharging services and shipments to the production facilities of anthracite, slag, clinker products, which are necessary for cement production. At cement facilities, Karınca offers value added services at packaging operations with its experienced staff. Finally, cement packages are distributed from the facilities using rail and road freight.