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Nexxiot and KS&C join forces to digitise Korean shipping industry

May 29, 2024

Posted by: Magda Dabrowska

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Nexxiot has entered into a partnership with KS&C. This collaboration aims to enhance the freight transportation sector in Korea by accelerating the digitalisation of shipping containers, portss and vessels, thereby increasing operational efficiency and significantly improving the experiences of beneficial cargo owners.

South Korea is recognised as one of the essential shipping and logistics markets across multiple transportation categories. KS&C is already a prominent and active player within the freight transportation market and now extends into logistic technology. Through this partnership with Nexxiot, KS&C aims to further deliver innovation and set new benchmarks in logistical operations.

Nexxiot will provide state-of-the-art IoT hardware and data cockpits for decision-makers in the industry. This collaboration empowers KS&C to offer its clients advanced technology that uses real-time data for asset location and status monitoring, optimising routes and improving cargo safety and security.

Kyoung Yun Lee, the CEO of KS&C, said, “Partnering with Nexxiot allows us to expand our technology portfolio and offer unparalleled Asset Intelligence and data services to our clients. We are committed to delivering leading industry innovation to the Korean market.”

Stefan Kalmund, the CEO of Nexxiot, said, “South Korea’s geographic characteristics establish it as a pivotal hub for international trade. Having personally spent many years in Korea, I recognise its importance as a key market for our expansion into Asia. Our collaboration with KS&C marks a significant step towards enhancing safe and secure cargo transportation in East Asia, and we are thrilled about the transformative impact this partnership will bring.”

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