The first annual meeting of the AFBN (African Freight Bridge Networks) was held in the historic city of Marrakech, Morocco from the 8th to 11th December 2016. Consolidated Shipping Services Group attended the Meeting and was represented by Ajay Krishnan, Vice President, Freight forwarding & Pricing. The conference comprised of presentations, one-to -one meeting, social get together, group lunches and post tours.
AFBN is the first International freight forwarders network based in the African Continent. The network membership offers many benefits to the member companies in the African region. This member ship introduces a new member to the best and reliable freight forwarders in Africa. Being a member of AFBN networks will allow you to work only with trusted and specialized freight forwarders from all over the world under the financial and monitoring protection programme of AFBN which secures all financial transactions amongst the members.
“AFBN Conference was an extremely interactive and engaging event for CSS. Three days provided opportunity to know about the members of the network more closely and explore new paths to build better business relationships in the African region”, mentioned Ajay Krishnan.
CSS Group with its worldwide network aims at exploring the opportunities of the prospects offered by the African countries, which they haven’t pursued yet. Consolidated Shipping Group, established in the year 1995, is one of the fastest growing NVOCCs in the region where it operates. CSS Group, headquartered in Dubai has become one of the most trusted partners for freight forwarding and logistics among the global fraternity within a short period of time. Professional and dedicated services offered in the field of Ocean Freight, Air Freight, Local & International Land Transportation, Projects Management, Supply Chain Management and Personal Effects Management has brought in accolades and recognition for the entire CSS Group. Being a prominent name in the field of freight forwarding in the Middle East and the Indian Subcontinent, CSS Group has to its credit an enviable list of Global Network Partners. CSS has a dedicated and highly skilled team of over 750 professionals around the globe offering integrated freight forwarding & logistic solutions to varied clientele.