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Parcel Monitor: Top 10 Busiest Shipping Routes in Europe 2023

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In the intricate world of global trade, Europe emerges as a key player with its vibrant shipping routes forming the veins of commerce. In the advent of 2023, the continent is witnessing a dynamic surge in the movement of goods across a sophisticated network of domestic and cross-border shipping routes.

Parcel Monitor's recent article navigates through the labyrinth of these channels, unveiling the top 10 busiest shipping routes in Europe for the year. Among these, five are dedicated to domestic logistics, ensuring the swift movement of goods within a country, while the other five facilitate cross-border e-commerce transactions, fostering international trade.

The key highlights of the article are as follows:

  • NL-DE (Netherlands to Germany) is one of the most heavily trafficked cross-border shipping routes in Europe.
  • The top logistics carriers dominating the DE-AT (Germany to Austria) route include DHL Paket, Österreichische Post (Express), Österreichische Post (Registered), GLS Germany, and UPS.
  • Swiss Post is the primary carrier on the CH-CH (intra-Switzerland) domestic route that is handling a significantly larger volume of shipments than other carriers.


Check out the full article to find out more!

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