In order to have a logistics base of more than 11,000m² of storage capacity for medical equipment, vehicles and medication at its disposal, Médecins Sans Frontières Logistique now has a new facility at its base in Bordeaux.
With this storage capacity, the Mérignac base has become one of the largest dispatch centres for humanitarian aid, with a delivery time of 48 hours.
MSF Logistique in Bordeaux:
- Has 110 employees
- Is involved in 200 projects worldwide
- Supports 60 countries
- Delivers 4,000 tons of shipments annually
This grade II 6,400m² building has just been allocated an investment of 12.5 million euros, 20% of which has been provided by local authorities and corporate funders.
(Source: Objectif Aquitaine – La Tribune 12 March 2015)