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Enhance transportation resource planning – and dramatically cut costs

Get real-time visibility into your transportation resources – and fulfil your customer demands at minimal cost.

Get real-time visibility into your transportation resources – and fulfil your customer demands at minimal cost.

  • Accurately forecast and monitor resource supply and demand
  • Optimise the locations and dates for resource pick-up and return
  • Avoid or optimise the repositioning of empty resources
  • Integrate with a central logistics system, such as SAP Transportation Management
  • Access detailed data and KPIs about shipping containers and other resources

Key Capabilities

Track and monitor transportation resources

Keep track of the current stock and status of your transportation resources according to type and location. And monitor resource-relevant key performance indicators.

Forecast supply and demand

Use enhanced computation models to generate accurate forecasts of your resource supply and demand situation. 

Improve transportation resource planning

Simulate scenarios to correct and prevent imbalances in the supply and demand of transportation resources – and help your planners make more informed decisions.

Optimise empty resource movement

Find the optimal locations and dates for the pick-up and return of your transportation resources.

Set up event-triggered alerts

Receive detailed alert information and timely warnings about critical resource situations.

Build a business case

Avoid shortages and meet SLAs

Plan the supply of empty rail tank cars at a very early stage and intelligently
connect cars with demand to cut costs.

Increase container use and reduce fleet size

Reposition empty containers proactively and allocate the right resources to meet customer demand while maximising efficiency.

See additional products

Enhance SAP Transportation Resource Planning with corresponding applications.

SAP Transportation Management

Reduce transportation complexity by integrating fleet and logistics management throughout your network.

SAP Transportation Management add-ons for container shipping liners for SAP S/4HANA

Simplify and automate processes across your container shipping operations.

Get Started

Jump-start your implementation and drive ROI by collaborating with industry experts, consultants, and support engineers throughout your journey.


Transform your business quickly and effectively by taking advantage of our holistic service and support plans, expert consulting services, custom application development, proven best practices, and deep industry and technical knowledge.


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Security and Compliance

Focus on your business and customer relationships, while knowing that your data is safe and reliable. With a proactive, predictive approach, SAP helps ensure compliance and data security in the cloud and within an on-premise data centre.

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