GEFCO has made sustainable development a key part of its development strategy. GEFCO plans the development of its activities with respect for human beings and the environment. GEFCO plans the development of its activities with respect for human beings and the environment. In the management of its customers' logistics flows as in its relations with its staff, the group is committed to respecting the principles of sustainable development. As a responsible company, GEFCO operates many initiatives to reduce the environmental impact of its activities.
Sustainable development is a priority and a strategic focus for GEFCO. For both its customers and its partners, GEFCO aims to be a responsible group and has set four priorities:
Recognising the environmental impact of its activities and those of its subcontractors, GEFCO is seeking to measure and manage its overall environmental performance. The group’s ambition is to develop its activities within a stable ecological footprint.
Developing multimodal transport, favouring alternatives to roads, optimising the supply chain: at all levels, GEFCO tries to control the impact of its activities and to involve its partners in this environmentally responsible approach:
A responsible company, GEFCO pursues an active policy to reduce the impact of its transport and logistics activities on the environment. The aim of this policy is notably to achieve the ambitious objectives set concerning the reduction of greenhouse gas emissions, in view of supporting the group’s customers in their efforts and meeting the demands of the regulations defined by the Grenelle Environnement forum. The GEFCO group is putting to use substantial human and financial resources and is increasing the number of initiatives it leads in order to significantly reduce the greenhouse gas emissions linked to its activities. In 2012, the group carried out a carbon inventory on all of its sites with the aim of improving its actions regarding the reduction of greenhouse gases.
Every year, GEFCO publishes performance indicators relating to:
Discover GEFCO’s GHG emissions review.