Forwarding Instructions

Here you will find general forwarding instructions for deliveries to the ZF Group and it's subsidiaries.

Please note

The "Location specific forwarding instructions" describe local forwarding specifics of the German locations and several international locations of ZF Friedrichshafen AG and its subsidiaries.

For the Region North America, please refer to the regional shipping instructions. You can reach this document (ZF North America Supply Chain Manual) via the following link:

For the Region South America, please refer to the regional shipping instructions. You can reach this document (Condições Gerais de Compras - Protocolo Logístico) via the following link:

TOMS – Transportmanagement

On this page you can find all relevant information for using the Supply On system.

Standard Notification Templates

If notification of ZF forwarders is not yet done via EDI, using the following notification templates is mandatory.

Location-specific forwarding instructions/requirements

Location Appendix 4 Appendix 5
Auerbach Lead times Additional information
Bad Neuenahr-Ahrweiler Lead times Additional information
Bayreuth Lead times Additional information
Bielefeld Lead times Additional information
Brandenburg Lead times Additional information
Bremen (ECC) Additional information
Supplier's Guideline ECC Bremen
Bremen (ZF AG Div. C) Lead times Additional information
Bremen (ZF Services) Lead times Additional information
Damme Lead times Additional information
Dielingen Lead times Additional information
Diepholz Lead times Additional information
Eitorf Lead times Additional information
Friedrichshafen Lead times Additional information
Friedrichshafen (ZF Services) Lead times Additional information
Gotha Lead times Additional information
Klásterec (CZ) Lead times Additional information
Kreuztal Lead times Additional information
Lebring (Austria) Lead times Additional information
Lemfoerde (MAC) Lead times Additional information
Lommel (Belgien) – (ZF Windpower) Lead times Additional information
Neuwied (ZF Services) Additional information
Passau Lead times Additional information
Passau (ZF Services) Lead times Additional information
Saarbrücken Lead times Additional information
Saarbrücken (ZF Services) Lead times Additional information
Schweinfurt (ZF AG, ZF Sachs Race Engineering GmbH) Lead times Additional information
Schweinfurt (ZF Services) Lead times Additional information
Stankov, CZ Safety Loading Instruction
Steyr (Austria) Lead times Additional information
Thyrnau Lead times Additional information
Tianjin (China) Additional information
Troisdorf Lead times Additional information
Überherrn (ZF Services) Additional information
Wagenfeld Lead times Additional information
Witten + Schwerte Lead times Additional information
Packaging Instruction
Vernon Hills, IL USA Shipping Requirements
Invoice Requirements
Zatec (CZ) Lead times Additional information