Historical notes

  • Rhenus Gottardo Ruffoni SA is a historic shipping company in Chiasso (Switzerland) operating in the shipment segment since 1872, as early as  work on the St. Gotthard railway tunnel started
  • In 1934, Ruffoni and “Trasporti Internazionali Gottardo” merged into Gottardo Ruffoni SA
  • Main departments:
    • Fruits and vegetables
    • Delicatessen and cheese
    • Flowers
    • Live animals
    • Presence in various rail companies and organisations
  • In 2004 Gottardo Ruffoni joins the IHG Group
  • In 2006 the Rhenus Logistics group acquires the IHG group
  • Since 2009 we are operating out of our new offices in Balerna (Switzerland). In this 5500 square metre facility including offices, warehouses and customs services, about 30 people are employed

Rhenus Gottardo Ruffoni SA
Via Sottobisio 18
CH - 6828 Balerna
Tel. +41 (0)91 6950444
Fax +41 (0)91 6950445-46-37


postal address:
Rhenus Gottardo Ruffoni SA
Via Sottobisio 18, Balerna
Casella postale 2263
CH - 6830 Chiasso