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Transport and Logistics

Our global economy relies on competitive transport and logistics solutions, both of which are vital for world trade. With increasing societal and regulatory expectations for the sectors’ positive contribution to a low-carbon and inclusive economy, sustainability requires collaboration and innovation.

Transport and Logistics Overview


How We Work


Over the past decade, BSR-led collaborative initiatives have helped dozens of transport and logistics companies engage with business partners and peers to improve environmental and social performance. Our Clean Cargo Working Group includes 23 ocean carriers that represent more than 85 percent of global ocean container capacity. Since 2009, the group’s carriers have offset 50 million tons of emissions for an average reduction of 16 percent.



Our Focus


  • Anticorruption
  • Environmental performance measurement and evaluation
  • Human rights and labor issues
  • Reporting and communications
  • Supply chain collaboration
  • Sustainability strategy and integration

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Transport and Logistics Members

  • Agility
  • CSX Corporation
  • Deutsche Post DHL
  • Disney Cruise Line
  • Expolanka Holdings
  • The Mærsk Group
  • MTR Corporation Ltd.
  • Port Metro Vancouver
  • United Parcel Service (UPS)

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Collaborative Initiatives on Transport and Logistics

Clean Cargo Working Group

Clean Cargo Working Group

A leading global carrier-shipper initiative dedicated to environmental performance improvement in marine container transport through measurement, evaluation, and reporting

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Future of Fuels

Future of Fuels

A vision of commercial road freight fueled by low-carbon sustainable technology

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Green Freight Asia

Green Freight Asia

Green Freight Asia is an industry-led network focused on driving sustainable road freight in the Asia Pacific region to ultimately improve fuel efficiency, reduce CO2e emissions and lower logistics costs across the entire supply chain.

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Maritime Anti-Corruption Network

Maritime Anti-Corruption Network

Working toward a maritime industry free of corruption that enables fair trade to the benefit of society at large

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Railsponsible

Railsponsible

Railsponsible is an industry initiative focused on sustainable procurement and aims to continuously improve sustainability practices throughout the railway industry supply chain

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Meet the Team for Transport and Logistics

Angie Farrag-Thibault

Angie Farrag-Thibault

Director, Collaborative Initiatives and Transport and Logistics

Paris


Marshall Chase

Marshall Chase

Associate Director

San Francisco


John Hodges

John Hodges

Managing Director

New York


Cecilia Müller Torbrand

Cecilia Müller Torbrand

Associate Director

Copenhagen


Jeremy Prepscius

Jeremy Prepscius

Vice President, Asia-Pacific

Hong Kong


Copenhagen


San Francisco


Paris


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Contact the Transport and Logistics team with any questions.

Our Insights on Transport and Logistics

Emerging Human Rights Issues for the Transport and Logistics Sector

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Emerging Human Rights Issues for the Transport and Logistics Sector

As we think about the changes shaping the world around us—whether as a result of trade, climate change, globalization, or automation—here are a few emerging human rights topics for transport and logistics companies to keep on their radars.

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Sustainability on the Move: Transportation Innovation

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Sustainability on the Move: Transportation Innovation

With transportation infrastructure about to be radically transformed through technological advances like autonomous vehicles, we foresee tremendous opportunities for sustainability.

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Say No to Corruption: Cleaning Up Value Chains through the Maritime Anti-Corruption Network

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Say No to Corruption: Cleaning Up Value Chains through the Maritime Anti-Corruption Network

Since its establishment, the Maritime Anti-Corruption Network has quickly become a world-leading and award-winning example of the power of collective action. Here is a look at its impacts and its strategy looking ahead.

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Why Ethics Are Like Safety: A Conversation with the Vice Chairman of MACN

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Why Ethics Are Like Safety: A Conversation with the Vice Chairman of MACN

We sat down with the Maritime Anti-Corruption Network's vice chairman to discuss anticorruption trends, collective action, and next steps for the initiative.

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