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History

How it all began...

1872

Gottfried Schenker, Schenker Deutschland AG
Gottfried Schenker founds Schenker & Co. in Vienna, Austria.

1873
First consolidated rail consignment from Paris, France, to Vienna, Austria.

1874
Branch offices established in Budapest, Hungary, Bucharest, Romania and
Prague, Czech Republic.

1880
Schenker Deutschland AG
Acquired a stake in the steam navigation company Adria Dampfschiffahrts-Gesellschaft.

1895
Founded Austro-Americana Shipping Company.

Last modified: 11.06.2013

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