Member Focus: Eurogroup Greece

Eurogroup Greece, now under new management, was founded in 1987 in Piraeus. Piraeus serves as the biggest port in Greece, being the major shipping, industrial and transportation centre of the country, and is one of the most important ports of the Mediterranean.

Greece’s top import products include crude petroleum, refined petroleum, packaged medicaments, nitrogen heterocyclic compounds, and cars – importing mostly from France, China, Italy, Germany and Netherlands.

Greece’s top exports include refined petroleum, packaged medicaments, aluminium plating, computers and non-fillet fresh fish – exporting mainly to Germany, Cyprus, Bulgaria, France and Italy.
Eurogroup Greece provides high quality services in the fields of Import and Export Sea freight (FCL & LCL) and Airfreight, NVOCC, Customs Brokerage, Logistics and European road services. They handle Project Cargo, Specialised Cargo, Pharmaceutical Cargo, some DG Cargo (depending on the class & UN) and Pharmaceutical Cargo.

They occasionally have consols from HKG , SHA , CAN , EWR and run a regular daily consol to LCA. While the pandemic caused a significant disruption to regular consols, they are slowly returning back to their normal level of operations.

Why Eurogroup Greece?
  • They have a bonded warehouse.
  • They have a regular daily consol to LCA.

Clients appreciate Eurogroup Greece because they constantly strive to offer the best possible service at the most affordable cost. Eurogroup Greece prides itself in having very experienced and well-trained personnel. They are knowledgeable about their markets and utilize the bargaining power afforded to them by their partnership with the ORBIT Group.

We appreciate Vangelis N. Vandoros (Executive Director – AF & BD) taking the time to share some insightful information about Eurogroup Greece’s operations.