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1955 › ESTABLISHMENT

1955

Ruedi Reisdorf

Ruedi Reisdorf, together with 2 other members, founds Fracht AG
that remains until today as an independent Swiss family owned company

1960

1960_Projects

From the skilled export freight forwarder for the chemical industry and South America specialist, the company develops to an allrounder and partner for turn-key projects

1961

Kloten_Airport

With our office in Kloten a worldwide airfreight-organisation is growing

1962

First own office-building at Austrasse 95 in Basel

1973

First project: BBC/Tobruk I 170.000 FRT
1975 to 1995

1976

New_York

Opening of our first overseas-branch in New York

1976

With the opening of our Mannheim office, we establish ourselves successfully in Germany

1990

We moved to our new headquarters.

1992

ISO_9001

ISO 9001 Quality assurance Certification trough BVQI

1995

Pharma

First outsourcing projects in co-ordination with our partners in the machinery and pharmaceutical industry

1995 to 2015

1996

Shanghai
Founding of our China Organization with the opening of our first representative office in Shanghai

1999

ISO_14001

ISO 14001 Environment protection Certification trough BVQI

2000

Swiss_Division

Opening of our logistics division in Switzerland

50th Anniversary

2006

Poland_Netherlands

Further expansion of our Network with the opening of new Branches in the Netherlands (Amsterdam & Rotterdam) and Poland (Warszaw)

2007

Milano

Founding of Fracht Italia Srl, Fracht France and Fracht (Hong Kong) Ltd., with the opening of our first offices in Milano, Paris and Hong Kong. We also register successfully our WOFE (wholly owned foreign entity) in Shanghai, China.

2009

Taiwan

 

Expansion in Eastern Europe. Fracht FWO Czech s.r.o., Ostrava and Praha. Founding of Fracht Malta Ltd. in Marsa.

Further expansion in Asia with Fracht FWO Logistics Co., ltd. (Taiwan Branch), Taipeh

2010

Paris

Further expansion in France with the opening of our branch in Strasbourg.

2011

shenzhen

Opening of our branch in Shenzhen, China and further expansion in France with the opening of our office in Lyon.

2012

F-Logistik

Acquisition of F-Logistik in St. Wendel/Germany

Fracht_England_Office

New offices in Great Britain and Shenzhen/China. Our sea, air and project specialists are ready for your logistical challenges.

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CO2

FRACHT AG Switzerland compensates for the CO2 emissions as the first forwarding agency enterprise in Switzerland and was certified by AXPO (www.axpo.ch) correspondingly.

Supply_Chain_Safety

The safety is a great concern to us in the supply chain. FRACHT AG Switzerland was certified in April as an authorized economy economic operator (ZWB or AEO).

2013

Fracht_Chile

FRACHT AG further invests in a worldwide network. We are represented newly also in Rapperswil, Sweden, Lille/France, Xian/China and in Santiago/Chile.

2014

beijing

Expansion of Fracht in Asia Beijing &Kuala Lampur

2014

Nuno_Ferreira

Take-over of the company Nuno Ferreira after successful partnership lasting for years

2014

Kuala_Lumpur

Opening new branch offices in Kuala Lumpur/Malaysia and Ningbo/China. Our colleagues look forward to every challenge

2015

Denmark

FRACHT AG further invests in our worldwide network. From now on we are also represented in Qingdao/China, Genoa/Italy, Copenhagen/Denmark, Xiamen/China, Guangzhou/China, Porvoo/Finland and Bilbao/Spain.

2015

fracht-usa-skytruck
We are proud to announce that SkyTruck in the USA belongs fully to the Fracht AG as of 1-1 2015

2015

Fracht_FRACHT-AG_60th_Anniversary

The 60th anniversary of the FRACHT AG, Basel

2016

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Opening of Fracht’s offices in San Diego & Boston