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CEO Uwe Brinks

We lead the way!

DHL is anticipating future developments and is constantly adapting its products and also its infrastructure to meet upcoming challenges. And these are huge, from changing demands within the supply chains up to political regulations.

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New heavy truck registrations

Increasing freight capacity on the road

During the first eight month of this year, the number of new HGV-registrations in the class of 16 tons and above increased by 5.1 percent. Speaking in absolute numbers, 205,628 new heavy vehicles have been registered by then.

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Solar energy

Rooftop power station

The Deutsche Post DHL Group remains a forerunner on environmental protection technologies for logistics. The new TRAILAR solution cuts fuel consumption of trucks by five percent, therefore reducing carbon dioxide emissions and maintenance costs.

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Diesel prices: comment by Barbara Lambrecht

Winds are changing

With almost $700, respectively €600 per ton in wholesale, diesel is nearly as expensive as back in the fall 2014. In this case, the price increase of crude oil is decisive.

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Top 10

Germany defends top position

The World Bank’s Logistics Performance Index scores the world’s leading logistics locations.

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Tenth anniversary: Global Volunteer day

Making the world a better place

“Action, not words” – with this slogan DHL Freight participated once again in the Global Volunteer Day (GVD). This group-wide initiative animates many thousand employees to engage themselves voluntarily in local and charitable projects around the globe.

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