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Paper transports - Your partner for pan-European paper transport

Would you like a reliable transport partner for large transport volumes, who guarantees stability even during fluctuating market demand? Are you looking for the ideal carrier for your international transports? - Then LKW WALTER is the right company for you.

 

Be it pulp, base paper, packaging material or recycling paper: Our tailor-made transport solutions for your paper transport are as individual as your products and requests. Benefit from our many years of experience!

LKW WALTER organises more than 240,000 full truck loads per year for both international groups as well as small and medium-sized enterprises in the paper industry.

7 good reasons for our collaboration

  • International organisation of full truck loads

    As an international company, we organise your loading and unloading throughout Europe, Russia, Central Asia, North Africa and the Middle East.

     

    LKW WALTER works for both small enterprises and large corporations in the paper industry. Your benefit: No matter when, where, which and how many paper products you want to transport on schedule, LKW WALTER always has enough freight space! Thanks to our pan-European network, we guarantee you sufficient capacities even during times of high demand.

     

    Our international markets

  • Flexible and fast transport solutions

    Even at peak times and during fluctuating demand, LKW WALTER responds flexibly to your needs and quickly offers you freight space in sufficient quantity.

     

    The use of new technologies increases productivity in the paper industry. At the same time, the market is changing. The growth in online trade has led to a strong increase in packaging production. Those who wanted to keep up with these rapid changes need to be flexible.

     

    Due to our size and our experience in many other industries, we are easily able to compensate for typical fluctuations in the paper industry.

  • Latest equipment for full truck loads

    LKW WALTER trailer on industrial premises

    LKW WALTER organises transport on the road and in Combined Transport. For road transport by truck we use 13.6 curtain sides (curtain-sided trailer and mega trailer) as standard.

     

    Highest trailer standard

     

    • Telematics systems in all trailers
    • Load securing certificate (tested according to EN 12642 XL)
    • 20 pcs. straps

     

    For selected businesses in the paper industry, we can also offer trailers equipped with JOLODA system, on request, in international transport.

     

    Equipment for full truck load transport by road

     

     

    Optimal load securing

    The smooth transport of paper rolls, hygiene products or other paper products begins with optimal load securing. For paper transports, we use the following load securing equipment as required:

     

    • Edge protectors
    • Anti-slip mats
    • Long lever ratchets
  • Additional loading capacities in Combined Transport

    Combined Transport

    In addition to modern and environmentally-friendly trucks, LKW WALTER offers you Combined Transport by rail and road. This efficient and future-oriented transport alternative has attractive advantages.

     

    With more than 10,000 cranable trailers, LKW WALTER is one of Europe's largest combined transport operators (Rail/Road and Short Sea Shipping). More than 200 short sea and rail routes connect major business centres in Europe. The higher payload of up to 29 tonnes in international goods traffic is particularly appealing to the paper industry.

     

    Your advantages in Combined Transport:

     

    • Payload up to 29 tonnes
    • Telematics systems in all trailers
    • No traffic jams and driving bans

     

    Combined Transport

  • Professional expertise in all business areas

    Well-trained employees guarantee the highest standards along the entire value chain. Good personal contact plays a major role.

     

    Before the transport, our experienced transport managers support you with the organisation and handling. They communicate proactively in the respective local language with you and your partners. Important: Our paper transport specialists are very familiar with all industry-specific challenges. They ensure punctual transports along the entire value chain, even during peak delivery times, short-term loading and despite high volatility in the paper industry.

  • Licences for recycled paper transports

    Licences for recycled paper transports

    LKW WALTER and its transport partners have licences for many European countries, which are required to transport recycled paper. 

     

    The responsible use of resources is also becoming increasingly important in the paper industry. Therefore, the production of new paper products using recycled paper is becoming more important. As is the smooth delivery of recycled paper, for which LKW WALTER has the necessary licences. Our close cooperation with the relevant state authorities make this possible.

  • Environmentally-friendly transport solution

    The importance of sustainable energy concepts has increased significantly in recent years. For decades, LKW WALTER has also increasingly focused on environmentally-friendly equipment and the expansion of Combined Transport.

     

    In Europe, paper products are today produced using environmentally-friendly processes. Fittingly, with the "GREEN transport" brand, LKW WALTER has committed to carrying out paper transports using the most environmentally- and resource-friendly operations possible. Therefore, our offer is: Benefit from our environmentally-friendly transport solutions and together we will make a significant contribution towards protecting our environment.

     

    GREEN transport

Your partner for pan-European paper transport

"Paper" fact box

  • The name paper dates back to the papyrus plant Cyperus papyrus.
  • The first book was printed in 1450 by Johannes von Gutenberg.
  • Until the end of the 18th century, paper was only produced by hand.
  • The first paper machine came from Nicolas-Louis Robert in 1798.
  • There are approximately 3,000 types of paper.
  • Paper is recycled up to 3 times.
  • The paper industry focuses on sustainability and renewable energy in production.
  • Worldwide paper consumption has increased from 130 to 440 million tons in the last 50 years.

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