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Welcoming Ramadhan, CKB Group Improves Cargo Services


Welcoming Ramadan, CKB Group Improves Cargo Services

CKB Group's support in fulfilling the production supply chain and increasing the basic needs of customers during Ramadan and Eid Al-Fitr


JAKARTA, April 23, 2021 - Various restrictions imposed during the pandemic have also had an impact on society to meet their needs. Especially when the entering the month of Ramadan, where the needs are increasing. Realizing this, CKB Group as an integrated logistics service provider is committed to supporting the fulfillment of the production supply chain as well as increasing the basic needs of customers during Ramadan and Hari Raya by improving cargo services.

Iman Sjafei, Chief Executive Officer of PT Cipta Krida Bahari (CKB Group) explained that the limited use of commercial aircraft during the pandemic has contributed to an increase in public demand for cargo services. Moreover, shipping conditions by sea are currently also constrained by weather conditions, which causes scheduled departures and routes to change according to conditions of high rainfall and waves. "We hope that this additional cargo service can be the main solution for customers in ensuring the availability of goods as needed during Ramadan and before Eid al-Fitr as an alternative transportation that can provide certainty for departure and arrival schedules as needed," explained Iman.

The increase in customer needs during Ramadan and Eid al-Fitr is a common thing every year. Usually, customers will meet production needs or mining activities so that they are not disturbed during the holidays, including the needs for materials, spare parts and other production needs. Apart from that, from the point of view of meeting basic needs, it also usually increases, including daily needs, including food, clothing, electronics, lifestyle and other household needs, which tend to increase. Moreover, online transactions through e-commerce platforms have grown into a new habit for society which is also increasing.

Armed with more than 20 years of experience in the logistics industry, CKB Group always strives to meet customer needs. In terms of logistics, the CKB Group has a reputation for being able to reach remote and challenging areas in Indonesia. "The increase in cargo services is part of the company's commitment to providing integrated logistics and transportation service solutions according to customer needs. Data for 2020 there is an increase in total tonnage (yoy) of 25.4% from the previous year," said Iman.

In addition, CKB Group also offers a variety of integrated and reliable shipping services, ranging from transportation management, project logistics, warehouse management, bonded logistics centers, remote site / supply base services, port management, industrial cargo shipping, and dry bulk logistics. The regular flight routes specifically for air cargo served by the CKB Group include Singapore - Jakarta - Balikpapan, Balikpapan - Jakarta, Balikpapan - Singapore, Jakarta - Ujung Pandang, Jakarta - Ujung Pandang - Timika and the latest Manado - Singapore regular flight route.

Further on the support and commitment of the CKB Group to meet the increasing needs of customers during Ramadan and of Eid Al-Fitr, Iman said, "As a company that has experience in the logistics industry in Indonesia, CKB Group is always present and ready to support business players in Indonesia. their goods and services to where they are needed, as well as supporting government policies to provide better logistics and transportation services in Indonesia in order to encourage the national economic recovery program, "concluded Iman.