Chennai, NFAPost: DHL Global Forwarding has opened a new logistics services facility in the Special Economic Zone (SEZ) near Chennai. DHL Global Forwarding is the international provider of air, sea and road freight services, and a division of Deutsche Post DHL Group,
Located in Swarnbhoomi, mid-way between Chennai and Puducherry, the site developed by the New Chennai Township Pvt. Ltd. (NCTPL) is close to the thriving hub of electronics, automotive and information technology.
Manufacturers benefit from the availability of consolidation at the new facility for export on behalf of overseas buyers and easy re-export options while importers stand to gain the benefits of just-in-time supply and duty deferment.
“We continuously endeavour to provide innovative solutions to our customers and this facility is one more step towards enabling ease of business for them. Our strong expertise in this field ensures on-time performance, smooth distribution and meticulous inventory management, allowing our customers to focus on achieving their goals,” said DHL Global Forwarding India CEO Niki Frank.
Currently occupying 33,500 square feet with the option for further expansion, DHL Global Forwarding’s SEZ logistics services facility will eliminate a leg of transportation between the customer’s factory and the destination market, leading to considerable savings for customers on distribution costs, a release said.