Air cargo transportation, which was launched at Yenişehir Airport in April by BTSO Logistics Inc. a subsidiary establishment of Bursa Chamber of Commerce and Industry accelerated the foreign trade operations of exporters. Logistics Inc. which is preferred by many companies operates in various sectors in Bursa have already started to receive positive feedbacks from their foreign partners.
As a city identified as the production center, Bursa aims to increase its almost 15 billion USD exports with the development of logistic processes. BTSO, which has developed new action plans aimed at improving the export of business world in Bursa, which competes with the world in strategic sectors such as automotive, machinery, textile and food, is pleasing its business world with the ‘Logistics Inc.’ project. Logistics Inc. managed to minimize the loss of time and cost for companies. BTSO, which offers the air cargo facilities of Bursa Yenişehir Airport to the business world, enables companies to deliver their products more effectively around the world with this enforcement.
“EASED THE LEVEL OF OUR WORKLOAD”
Mr. Osman Nuri Canik; one of the partners of Elvin Textile, said that he sent out products through the fir air cargo transfer carried out by Logistics Inc. in April, Logistics Inc. Mr. Canik stated that Elvin Textile as one the most valuable textile companies in Turkey, exports %90 of its manufactured products. “Export is an important aspect for us. In this sense, the use of Bursa Yenişehir Airport in air cargo transportation simplified of our workload significantly. This project must be embraced by all of our companies. Bursa Chamber of Commerce and Industry undertook an important mission by pioneering in this field as in many other subjects. Previously, we benefited from the advantage of air cargo over İstanbul and Our products have been kept under hold for long periods for customs clearance. We were able to gain a significant time as in 1 whole day back from the first export delivery made from Yenişehir to Belgium.
“1 DAY IS CRUCIAL FOR EXPORTERS”
Noting that Europe is the most important export market for its companies, Mr. Canik said; “The biggest advantage of our country against the Far East countries is its proximity to Europe. Fast production and delivery provides an advantage in favor of Turkey. In this respect, Yenişehir Airport plays a crucial role. We had a 1-day advantage over Istanbul. Today our customers are pleased with the fast delivery as a result of shipment within the same day of releasing our products.”
WE HAVE RECEIVED POSITIVE FEEDBACKS
Mr. Yıldırım Özdeğer; Purchasing Manager of Oztextile, as one of the companies in Bursa to benefit from the advantages of BTSO Logistics Inc. stated that as a company, they are constantly improving their export channels. “As a company we export to world brand companies in their sectors located in Germany, England, Poland and Spain. We have a high opinion on the provision of air cargo service at Yenisehir Airport and we have shipped many of our products through Logistics Inc. which we are most satisfied with. It is essential to deliver our products the located countries of our export brands among other certain locations swiftly and directly from Yenisehir Airport. Occasionally our customers may demand and early delivery of certain products which increases the satisfaction of our customers against our services. All of our companies should benefit from Logistics Inc. which has delivered significant contributions to our company.”
Under the leadership of BTSO, Logistics Inc. provides direct transport of the products to primarily to Europe, Middle East and Asian countries with the support of MNG Cargo and logistics companies. Logistics Inc. has 60 tons of temporary storage area and enables companies to export their products to the world markets within a very short time as 1.5 days. The center was able to ship products to the USA and many other countries of Europe for about 1.5 months.