Our subsidiary, GCS Velogic in Kenya, Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL) and MOL Logistics Co. (MLG), Ltd., have joined forces, marking the beginning of a strategic partnership that promises to enhance East Africa's logistics sector. Signed on May 26, 2023, this collaboration embodies our collective commitment to improve logistics services and foster growth in East Africa.
This partnership aims to harness GCS Velogic's regional expertise in logistics with MOL Group's global network and decades of experience in ocean shipping, infrastructure, and logistics, to deliver integrated and effective logistics solutions.
The combined expertise and infrastructure of GCS Velogic, MOL and MLG are expected to enhance efficiency and service delivery, positioning East Africa as an even more competitive participant in the global logistics arena.
This is another milestone for the Rogers Group as we continue to pursue our internationalisation strategy. This exciting new partnership perfectly aligns with our commitment to positioning ourselves in emerging high-growth markets by offering cutting-edge solutions that meet local and international needs.
Commenting on this new partnership, our Managing Director of GCS Velogic in Kenya, Mehul Bhatt, shared:
We are thrilled to enter into this strategic alliance with Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. and MOL Logistics Co., Ltd., as it signifies a critical milestone for our organisations and the logistics industry in East Africa. This partnership will undoubtedly amplify our joint capabilities, drive innovation, and add value to the region.
With MOL Group's extensive expertise in shipping, logistics, and infrastructure development, combined with our strong presence and comprehensive service offerings in Kenya, this alliance will lay the groundwork for enhanced efficiency, seamless supply chain solutions, and accelerated growth. Together, we aim to set new industry benchmarks and deliver unparalleled value to our customers, fuelling the development and advancement of the logistics industry across East Africa.
Learn more about the MOL Group and this partnership here.