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Leschaco Japan

Hans Werner Burg, Representative Director


Text by Andrew Howitt / Photo by Kageaki Smith

“Leschaco [www.leschaco.com] is a global logistics service provider that combines Hanseatic tradition with cosmopolitanism and a spirit of innovation,” says Hans Werner Burg, representative director of Leschaco Japan.

Today, the owner-managed, medium-sized group — headquartered in Bremen and founded in 1879 — has 72 offices with more than 2,500 employees in 22 countries.

Its business lines include sea and air freight, tank container and contract logistics in industries such as chemical/pharma, automotive, machinery, plant engineering and consumer goods.

“Thanks to our professional and dedicated customer service teams in both Tokyo and Osaka, Leschaco Japan is a reliable partner to our customers,” Burg adds. “Forwarding is our passion.”