Presentation on theme: "About CSS Group CSS was established in the year 1995 and headquartered in Dubai, United Arab Emirates With its unmatched presence in the Middle East and."— Presentation transcript:
2 About CSS GroupCSS was established in the year 1995 and headquartered in Dubai, United Arab EmiratesWith its unmatched presence in the Middle East and Indian subcontinent, CSS has grown to become a leading NVOCC300,000 sq. ft. of CFS & SCM facilitiesEnviable Global NetworkStaff strength of over 750Offering Integrated Freight Forwarding & Logistics solutions
3 The Group Corporate Office (Dubai) Air Freight operations office & Warehouse (Dubai Cargo Village)CSS Logistics L.L.C. (Dubai Airport Freezone)Supply Chain Management Facility- (Jebel Ali Free Zone)Container Freight Station Facility- (Jebel Ali Free Zone)CSS Homeward Bound (Dubai Creek Customs)Consolidated Shipping Services L.L.C. - (Abu Dhabi)Consolidated Shipping Services W.L.L. – (Bahrain)Consolidated Shipping Services W.L.L. – (Kuwait)Consolidated Shipping Services (Saudi Arabia)Console Shipping Services India Pvt. Ltd. – (Bangalore, Chennai, Cochin,Coimbatore, Delhi, Kolkata, Mumbai, Tirupur & Tuticorin)Twin Info Solutions Pvt. Ltd.Hindustan Shipping & Clearing House – (Kochi)
5 Core Activities NVOCC Ocean Freight Air Freight & Air Charter Services Land TransportationIndustrial Packing & LashingMultimodal Operations (Sea-Air, Sea-Land)Heavy Transport ServicesCFS3PL & 4PLProjects, Oil & EnergyRelocationsYacht & Marine LogisticsHeavy Equipment LogisticsCorporate Travel & MICE Tourism
6 Certifications & Associations Governed by ISO 9001:2008 CertificationMembers of IATA, FIATA and NAFL DubaiMember of CAM (Canadian Association of Movers)Member of IAM (International Association of Movers)Member of ARA (Asian Relocation Association)Member of GPLN (Global Project Logistics Network)Member of THLG (The Heavy Lift Group)
7 Our Software - FINSFins is a fully integrated ERP Solution for Freight Forwarding, Logistics, Accounts and HR & PayrollDeveloped by Twin Info Solutions Pvt. Ltd.Twin is the BPO partner for CSS and functions from IndiaFINS Handle all operational and finance requirementsAir / Sea / Rail / Road / Warehousing & Logistics, Multimodal, single & consol jobsNumerous MIS reports and chartsFull pre- and post job costingAutomatic on-forwarding and transshipment detailsQuotations and bookingsAutomatic creation of jobs upon confirmationCosting based on filed ratesTracking of documents and full job history
9 Our SCM Facility - Jebel Ali Free Zone The FacilityStrategically located warehouse in Jebel Ali Free ZoneStaff strength of over 40 personnelIntegrated software system developed in houseOperational space of 140,000 sq.ft. with 22,000 CBM capacity12,200 pallet positions100% double deep racking systemStaging and reworking areasOperational with 10 forklifts19 loading baysComputerized inventory managementDesignated space for handling value added servicesManaged and Operated by CSS Staff and equipment
10 Our SCM Facility - Jebel Ali Free Zone Value added services offeredRe-working and modificationsRepackingPromo and gift packingPicking and sortingBar coding, labeling and scanningCase packed distributionRFID facilityWarehousing and inventory managementDocumentation servicesCustoms clearanceShipment track and traceTransportationDoor delivery to end userWell trained and experienced professionalsCustomer service 24x7
11 Our CFS Facility - Jebel Ali Free Zone Container Freight StationTotal area of 200,000-sqft80,000-sqft State-of-the-art insured warehouse facility4535 pallet positions10,000 CBM capacity12 custom-built dock levelers that facilitate easy access totrailers, ensuring safe and efficient loading & unloading of cargo‘Health Safety Environment’ (HSE), with the latest fire-protection systemsManaged & Operated by CSS staff & equipments12,000-sqft modern administrative set-up100,000-sqft open yard storage area (Suitable for project cargo)Additional warehouse facility to be added in 2010All operations monitored by CCTV
12 What is Sea - Air Cargo Movement? Sea - Air cargo movement is simply transshipment cargo that is movedInbound by SEA&Outbound by AIRSimply put – it is transshipment cargo that isIN BOUND by SEAOUT BOUND by AIR
13 What is Sea - Air Cargo Movement? Advantage of using Sea - Air mode as against SeaFreight or Air Freight from/to any given destination:Faster than SEAFREIGHTMore Cost-Effective than AIRFREIGHTIdeal for TIME-BOUND CargoIts main comparison to thorough Seafreight & Airfreight to any given destination isFASTER than SeafreightMore cost effective that AIRFREIGHTWhat one would call IDEAL FOR TIME-BOUND CARGO
14 Natural transit point of all major Shipping Lines & Routes DUBAI: Prime Hub for Sea - AirNatural transit point of all major Shipping Lines & RoutesScheduled and Non-ScheduledAirlines & Charter ServicesSpeedy transfer of freight from Seaportto AirportWhat makes Dubai a primarily ideal platform for Sea-Air transshipment is that it is located as a natural transit point of all major Shipping Lines whereby we have...Dubai Ports & Authority's infrastructure as such that it greatly facilitates speedy transfer of freight from Seaport to Airport...as well as the set-up at DNATA (i.e.Dubai National Air Travel Agency) handling a large number of scheduled and non-scheduled airlines that operates passenger, freighter flights and charter services out of Dubai.DUBAI
15 What CSS Offers Within The Sea - Air Service Flexible RoutingLoadability of large volumesTransit time to various destinations (or DOOR) is half the transit timetaken by sea route and most of the times, even less!Very competitive ratesBooking and handling on Prime Sea Carriers/AirlinesSingle point of contact for accurate cargo status at any given timeCSS has always stressed on finding solutions that saves its customers time and money. It is based on this principle that we have managed to promote our Sea/Air service quite successfully. This movement has allowed CSS to develop a highly professional service that allows for huge savings in freight, as well as cutting down on transit times by Ocean Freight as mentioned earlier.
16 CSS Sea - Air ServiceOffers weekly/bi-Weekly sailings on Prime Carriers from our originports in the Indian-Subcontinent and the Far-EastExcellent support and relations with Airlines and Shipping Lineshelps CSS to have an edge over competitorsAbility to deliver within the given time-frame to meet customersatisfactionCSS has used it's reliability in Ocean Imports as well as Air Exports to profess a truly competitive and successful Sea-Air service. With plus weekly import sailings from origins all over the Indian Sub-continent as well as the Far East, we are able to guarantee movements of freight on pre-determined schedules.Strong ties with airlines and shipping lines allows us the flexibility to use prime carriers of our choice, while maintaining our competitiveness as well as the tight delivery time-frames that we can and have committed to.
17 Sea - Air Procedure PRE ADVICE AIR FREIGHT OCEAN FREIGHT Checks ETA of vesselPre-booking on Airline is doneAwait original docsPre-Clearance arrangedaprx 2 days prior to shpt arvlDelivered within hrsof cntr dischargeFCL: Within 6-8 hrsLCL: Within 24 hrs,after De-stuffing at CSS CFSPrepare export docsAWB issuedCargo handed over to DNATA for loading onto flight bookedPRE-ADVICE: is basically a notification from origin regarding shpt that is set to arrive into Dubai. This notification usually consists of information such as gross weight, chargeable weight, eta of vessel, commodity and container numberAirfreight Dept. receive pre-alertCheck ETA of vesselPre-booking of Airline is doneReceive original docsPre-Clearance is arranged approx 2 days prior to shpt arvlFCL: Cleared from Port & trucked to Airport within 6-8 hrs of cntr dischargeLCL: De-stuffed at CSS CFS & trucked to Airport within 24 hrs of cntr dischargeExport documentation is processed; the AWB issued; and then cargo is handed over to airline for loading onto flight bookedFlight Uplifts...Flight Uplifts...
18 / Archival & Retrieval CARGO STATUS REPORT Thorough shipment details such asweight, dimensions, volume,vessel details, flight details etc.Updated on a Daily BasisCirculated Weekly for readyreference./SYSTEM UPDATIONThorough and accurate shipment details updated on job-file on CSS in-house databaseCARGO STATUS REPORTThorough shipment status and other details such as weight, dimensions, volume, vessel details, flight details etc. updated on a daily basis on our Status Report by the Sea/Air Coordinator and circulated for ready reference of all involved in the handling of the shpt.SYSTEM UPDATIONThorough and accurate shipment details updated on job-file CSS In-house software program.
20 Mission and Vision Mission “Consolidated Shipping Group will strive to achieve the highest level of customer satisfaction by providing cost-effective solutions within our areas of expertise, while creating a healthy professional environment to nurture business relationships that will promise mutual growth”Vision“Consolidated Shipping Group will innovate and adapt to the latest trends within the industry to become one of the most preferred service providers globally. Our positive and professional approach in the various segments of our business will be the foundation of becoming one of the world’s largest integrated freight forwarding and logistics solutions provider”
21 We nurture relationships and promise mutual growth… Our PhilosophyWe nurture relationships and promise mutual growth…With us you can always begin and end with a smile!
22 Contact Details Dubai Cargo Village P. O. Box 27802 Dubai, UAE Tel:Fax:Ahmed Al RaisSenior V P – AirfreightJacob IsaacGeneral ManagerConsolidated Shipping Services – Corporate OfficeP. O. Box 27802, Dubai, UAETel: ext: 232Fax:Aparna RenjitTeam Leader – Key Information Desk