About Us

13 interesting facts about JAS

  • The JAS Group was founded in Milan in 1978.
  • First, it sought to set foot on the European and Asian markets, and it became the market leader among Italian and Japanese service providers.
  • At the beginning, JAS exclusively offered air shipping, and then it was in 1985 that it expanded its portfolio by sea shipping.
  • In the 90s, the company continued to expand its network to the major trading zones of China, the US and South America.
  • JAS opened its Hungarian office in 1994.
  • Shortly afterwards, the Hungarian office was licensed as a customs broker and joined the IATA.
  • By the end of the 1990s, the JAS Group had established gateway points at major hubs in order to provide delivery services to its Partners faster and safer than ever before.
  • In 2000, the JAS Hungarian office established a direct computer link with the Hungarian Customs Office.
  • In 2004, the Hungarian office obtained the ISO 9001 and in 2011 also the AEO certification.
  • In 2006, the JAS Group Headquarters moved to Atlanta, where they set up a high-quality campus at which customer meetings and trainings are hosted and from where the entire IT system of the company is managed.
  • The Hungarian office, just like all members of the JAS network, offers air, sea as well as road transport.
  • Besides transport organization, JAS offers its partners a full range of forwarding services including customs brokerage, packaging and cargo insurance.
  • In addition, JAS provides customs clearance at the port of arrival and is able to handle shipments on any terms of delivery thanks to its international office network.