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Financial Impact

Capital savings comparision rail vs sea

A high level of liquidity gives more flexibility and creates room for profitable investments.

DSV Rail financial

Interest costs  6% p.a. 
Daily
 50 €
20 days by rail
 1.000 €
40 days by sea
 2.000 €
60 days by sea
 3.000 €

 

Capital expenses   Rail  Sea
Transit time
 20 days
 40 days
Capital expenses p.a.   17 Mio. €
 34 Mio. €
Reduction
   17 Mio. € p.a.

Based on 1.000 containers p.a. and cargo value € 300.000

Cost and Lead-time Comparison

Show case: Beijing/Tianjin to Vienna.

MOS Cost Index
UOM
Lead-time
Air
$ 4.00
kg 7
Rail-Air
$ 3.08
kg
12
Sea-Air
$ 2.60
kg
28
Sea 40´ *
$ 0.29
40´
42
Rail 40´ *
$ 0.50
40´
26
* Gross weight of 40´ is 15 tons

* Above rates and transit times refer to door to door service

DSV Rail cost lead 

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