WLN – World Logistics Network
The World Logistics Network (WLN) was formed to give, freight forwarders, customs brokers, niche market and logistics companies involved in moving commercial goods a choice of professional partners to represent their businesses worldwide. Effectively a global shopping centre for all modes of transport, WLN’s philosophy is to keep membership and the multi–modal services offered by its membership, all under one roof.
Developing, connecting and serving a rich diversity of members representing all modes of transport defines the strategic focus of WLN. The primary objective being to create business opportunities on a global basis through the achievement of client services and by providing exceptional standards.
Facilitating access to a rich diversity of professional partners on a global basis;
Development of strong liaison/partnerships with modal leaders and key industry players;
Tracking of key national and international policy and regulatory developments;
Timely dissemination of international best practice.
Delivering on Objectives
Building a vibrant and actively managed network responsive to members needs;
Organizing WLN Annual Conference – providing opportunities to build key relationships across the network and with modal players; facilitating discussion on the latest developments; and, the sharing of best international practice;
Establishing special interest groups as required, facilitating discussion of concerns/developments/opportunities in the general, logistics, Freight Forwarding, niche markets and Customs Brokerage industry;
Regionally based structure envisaged – facilitating debate/discussion on essentially regional issues/opportunities.
Currently stands at 25 members across 21 countries representing Africa, Asia, Europe, North America, the Middle East and Oceania;