Temperature-sensitive cargo like foodstuffs, electronics, chemicals or pharmaceuticals must be shipped in accordance with strict specifications. The combination of cargo temperature requirements and climatic variations makes correct temperature control essential.

Kuehne + Nagel ensures that delicate cargo like this gets the best possible care. We achieve this by using state-of-the-art equipment and monitoring systems, and by employing experienced specialists strategically located around the world. Our staff carefully monitors your shipments through every stage of their journey, continually checking to ensure that the many factors that can affect the shelf life of a product are properly managed.

Moreover, our position as world's number one sea freight provider gives us unmatched access to the world’s temperature-controlled carriers. The flexibility offered by multiple sailings and fast transit times means we can help you respond more quickly to changes in price and demand, and give you that crucial competitive edge.

Our customers can benefit from:

  • a team of Reefer experts with global presence and unified processes
  • access to all carriers and special Reefer equipment
  • in Transit Temperature Monitoring: real time monitoring via GSM, active intervention in case of temperature deviations & increased quality control
  • dedicated solutions for perishables - KN FreshChain and pharmaceuticals - KN PharmaChain