DHL Global Forwarding operates as part of the logistics arm of a parent company Deutsche Post DHL and is the international market leader in the air and ocean freight business. The company excels at moving goods and merchandise to an agreed destination at an agreed delivery time and for an agreed price. Their role is that of brokers between customers and carriers. Due to moving large quantities, DHL Global Forwarding buys in freight capacity from airlines and shipping companies at a competitive cost. In addition, DHL Aviation fleet supports them to move air freight volumes where possible. Such market position ensures very close contacts with key carriers, securing the capacity and enabling most competitive pricing structure.