Volkswagen Group has introduced its new Regional Distribution Centre (RDC) in Chakan, Pune. That is the automaker’s third regional distribution centre within the nation and is unfold over 25 sq. mt. within the Volkswagen plant premises. The brand new facility has been designed in accordance with the automaker’s international requirements and can handle Volkswagen India’s export enterprise the world over as a part of the primary section of operations. Part two of the RDC operations will begin early subsequent yr and can service the corporate’s dealerships throughout Western India with one-day supply of real elements.
The brand new RDC was inaugurated by Justin Nolte, Director Group After Gross sales & Automobile Logistics. Talking on the event, he mentioned, “This newly opened RDC in Maharashtra is an integral a part of the community technique underneath ‘Depot Community Growth Challenge’. It’s the third warehouse in India after having PDCs in Bangalore and NCR space. This centre will present spare elements for all fashions accessible in India underneath the Volkswagen household ranging from Volkswagen, Skoda, Audi, Porsche and Lamborghini. There’s a constructive buyer sentiment re-emerging out there and we pledge to offer our sellers and patrons with the very best of our services. This inauguration at the moment is a testomony to our current and potential prospects in India. Our relationship with our prospects will solely strengthen from hereon”
Volkswagen’s Chakan-based RDC can even be supplying elements to its elements distribution centres (PDC) situated in north and south of India. The brand new facility, VW says, will considerably contribute in lowering present lead-time in offering elements and elements to sellers throughout the states of Maharashtra, Gujarat, Rajasthan and Madhya Pradesh. The transfer won’t solely the VW model however can even sub-brands together with Skoda, Porsche, and Audi.