Dec 02, 2021

Yusen Logistics becomes the first Asian forwarder to participates in United Airlines' SAF program

Yusen Logistics Co., Ltd. (President: Toru Kamiyama) will participate in Eco-Skies Alliance program to promote the use of SAF (*) by United Airlines (CEO: Scott Kirby) from January 2022.


Eco-Skies Alliance program is a first-of-its-kind program involving global corporations working with United Airlines to help power flying in a more sustainable way. As a global supply chain logistics company, we will actively work with our customers to reduce CO2 emissions and create more SAF demand in international transportation. We are the first Asian forwarder to participate in this program.



“Yusen Logistics aims to become a company that grows sustainably together with our customers. Connecting with United Eco-Skies Alliance program brings us confidence and pride to create diverse values and collaborate with our stakeholders for a greener future. We offer more carbon reduction services to our society and continuously commit to tackling global climate change through logistics.” said Toru Kamiyama, President & CEO, Yusen Logistics Co., Ltd.


We define "OUR MISSION" to become the world’s preferred supply chain logistics company – applying insight, service quality and innovation to create sustainable growth for business and society. As a partner generating sustainable growth with our customers, we will provide optimal supply chain logistics services and promote initiatives with a sustainable long-term perspective.


⁽*⁾ Sustainable Aviation Fuel is produced from sustainable resources such as waste oil and plants. Using SAF results in a reduction in CO2 emissions compared to the traditional jet fuel.

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