FedEx Trade Networks, a subsidiary of FedEx Corp. and a premier international freight handler, is all set to open its new office in Malaysia. Based in Penang, this move highlights the continued expansion of FedEx Trade Networks to meet the growing market demand.
Udo Lange, Executive Vice President and COO, FedEx Trade Networks said, “With our network stretching into Malaysia, we are well positioned to proactively respond to customer needs and support them in simplifying the complexities of international shipping”.
With approachable distance from the airport and the seaport as well as the city’s key infrastructure facilities, the new FedEx Trade Networks office is strategically located in Penang’s central business district. FedEx Trade Networks offers a wide-ranging assortment of services, covering e-commerce, international air and ocean freight forwarding, surface transportation (domestic and cross-border), customs brokerage, trade and customs advisory services as well as other value-added services, including My Global Trade Data, the company’s online suite of information management tools.
Penang is one of the most urbanised and industrialised states in Malaysia with a high concentration of key industries and sectors, including high tech, electronics and electrical products.
Lange explained, “The world requires a new type of freight forwarder that understands how to turn global logistics into strategic advantages. FedEx Trade Networks makes the complexities of global shipping simple, striving to provide customers with unparalleled supply chain visibility and logistics transparency to help move their businesses forward.”