A green ecosystem whereby shippers can make a conscious, ‘green’ sourcing decision by selecting a carrier based on its GFA Label rankings.
To help lower fuel consumption across Asia-Pacific sourced road freight movements, reduce CO2e emissions from these movements, and lower shipping costs across the entire supply chain
Why is Green Freight Important in Asia?
Leading industry players such as DHL, IKEA, UPS, HP, Lenovo and Infineon, display extensive accountability in reducing carbon emissions by creating and facilitating collaborative platforms to support green freight players.
With all Asian countries committed to the Paris Agreement and up to 40% of National Determined Contributions related to freight and logistics, increasing regulation on the sector can be expected.
GLOBAL CONCERTED EFFORT
Asian countries are striving for a sustainable future through high-level commitments to the UN Sustainability Development Goals.
RISE OF ETHICAL CONSUMERS
Conscious consumption is growing in Asia. Environmental responsibility of firms is an important factor in “ethical buying” behaviour of Asian consumers.