- DB Schenker launched its “Premium 13” service in Europe in the first half-year of 2018, which delivers goods by 1:00 p.m., while its “Premium 10” service guarantees customers delivery by 10:00 a.m. on the following day.
- For the third time in a row, DB Schenker received the award for best logistics services provider in the Rail category at the Asian Freight, Logistics and Supply Chain Awards (AFLAS). Continuous improvement of rail freight transport between Europe and Asia in terms of costs, delivery time and service options means we occupy a leading position in trans-Eurasian rail connections.
- DB Schenker operated the first block train carrying fresh agricultural produce from China to Russia. In the trial a train loaded with refrigerated containers took 17 days to travel from Chengdu to Moscow.